Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

Aboard Air Force One En route Memphis, Tennessee 9:02 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Questions? Q: How long have you owned those sunglasses? MR. SNOW: I borrowed them from Deckard. I’m not going to spend money on them, but I’ll gladly wear them for this flight. Q: So now that you’ve had the drive-by briefings on … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

Executive Order 13408—Amending Executive Order 13381, as Amended, To Extend its Duration by One Year

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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 extend by 1 year the duration of Executive Order 13381 of June 27, 2005, it is hereby ordered that: Section 1. Section 6(a) of Executive Order 13381 is amended by striking … Continue reading Executive Order 13408—Amending Executive Order 13381, as Amended, To Extend its Duration by One Year

The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi of Japan

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George W. Bush

President Bush. Thank you all. Please be seated. Mr. Prime Minister, as I said on the South Lawn, we are delighted to have you here in Washington. The Prime Minister and I have got a very friendly relationship. We’ve just had 2 hours of discussions. We talked about a lot of areas of mutual concern. … Continue reading The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi of Japan

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 1:08 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: All right, welcome. We’ve got a busy news day. Let me go through a whole lot of preliminaries here, and then we will get to the Hamdan case and others. First, we’re pleased that the Senate moved quickly and confirmed Henry Paulson to be the … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 10:30 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Good morning. Let me begin with housekeeping items. First, the President’s schedule today: He will be — he has already met with the Secretary of Defense. He will travel to St. Louis later in the day, meet with military personnel who have returned from Iraq … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:33 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Welcome. A couple of preliminary items of business, and then we will do questions. The President met a little while ago with a delegation from the United States Senate to talk about the line-item veto. Let me provide for you a list of those who … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Executive Order 13407—Public Alert and Warning System

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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, including the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), and the Homeland Security Act of 2002, as amended (6 U.S.C. 101 et seq.), it is hereby … Continue reading Executive Order 13407—Public Alert and Warning System

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:49 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Sorry to keep you waiting. As you may know, just a few minutes ago the Russian government confirmed that the bodies in Baghdad were, in fact, those of four Russian diplomats who have been murdered by al Qaeda in Iraq. Obviously, we’re deeply saddened and … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Executive Order 13406—Protecting the Property Rights of the American People

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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 to strengthen the rights of the American people against the taking of their private property, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Policy. It is the policy of the United States to protect … Continue reading Executive Order 13406—Protecting the Property Rights of the American People

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 11:12 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: All right, welcome. Good to see a full house today. Let’s go through the basics. First, on the President’s schedule today, remaining on the schedule — actually, he has just concluded a meeting with the Russia experts. This is sort of analogous to his meeting … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow