Press Briefing by Scott McClellan

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Scott McClellan

The James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 2:39 P.M. EDT MR. McCLELLAN: Good afternoon. The President began the day a little bit after 7:00 a.m. this morning by stopping by the Korean War Memorial to honor and pay tribute to those who served, as well as those who sacrificed during the Korean War. This was … Continue reading Press Briefing by Scott McClellan

Executive Order 13309—Amendments to Executive Order 12994, and Renaming the Presidents Committee on Mental Retardation As the Presidents Committee for People With Intellectual Disabilities

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George W. Bush

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to change the name of the “President’s Committee on Mental Retardation” to the “President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities” (the “Committee”) and expand the membership of the Committee, it is hereby … Continue reading Executive Order 13309—Amendments to Executive Order 12994, and Renaming the Presidents Committee on Mental Retardation As the Presidents Committee for People With Intellectual Disabilities

The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority

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George W. Bush

President Bush. Good day. I’m honored to welcome Prime Minister Abbas to the White House. It is such an honor to have you here, sir. Prime Minister Abbas. Thank you. President Bush. To break through old hatreds and barriers to peace, the Middle East needs leaders of vision and courage and a determination to serve … Continue reading The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority