Politician on float
Grand Marshal, Tournament of Roses parade
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Congressman Gerald Ford | Gerald R. Ford | Gerald Rudolph Ford | Pres. Gerald R. Ford | President Gerald R. Ford | President Gerald Ford
6' (1.83 m)
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I don't think, if I had been president, on the basis of the facts as I saw them publicly, I don't think I would have ordered the Iraq war. I would have maximized our effort through sanctions, through restrictions, whatever, to find another answer. Rumsfeld and Cheney and the president made a big mistake in justifying going into the war in Iraq. They put the emphasis on weapons of mass destruction...
He was a close friend of Jimmy Carter
despite their quite different political ideologies and the fact Carter defeated him in the 1976 presidential election.
Known for occasional stumbles and falls in public while in office