Reading this NYTimes article got the blood boiling. There are a lot of passages that will give pause, but this one strikes me as underscoring the utter disregard for law that the sitting President of the United States has:
“A brief clause in the memo refers to a third possibility, mentioned by Mr. Bush, a proposal to assassinate Saddam Hussein. The memo does not indicate how Mr. Blair responded to the idea.”
For example, this executive order issued by Gerald R. Ford.