Our friends at Think Progress also noted that David Keene, chairman of the American Conservative Union, has had a major change of opinion on the Bush presidency in recent months.
Here's their report from D.C. highlighting the Keene hypocrisy:
David Keene, the chairman of the CPAC-organizing American Conservative Union and a former aide to Bob Dole,…suggested that conservatives have been frustrated with Bush for years. He said criticism of Bush was “consistent with the belief we've had for some time."
Keene has a short memory. Last year, he expressed his “delight” that Bush would be attending the 2008 conference, calling it “a great opportunity for thousands of conservatives" to “evaluate the accomplishments of his administration.” As for the conservative community, when Bush stood up to speak, the entire audience rapturously chanted, “Four more years!"