Press Briefing by FEMA Director David Paulison

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George W. Bush

Filing CenterCoral Gables, Florida 11:15 A.M. EDT DIRECTOR PAULISON: Good afternoon. Hot enough for you? It’s my home, and even living here my whole life, it’s still sometimes tough to get used to the heat. And without that ocean breeze, it would be kind of unbearable. Let me just do a couple things. Let me … Continue reading Press Briefing by FEMA Director David Paulison

Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

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Aboard Air Force OneEn route Miami, Florida 5:42 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Just a couple small pieces of news. You’ve probably seen a little bit — or maybe you haven’t — but the Israeli government has announced that there will be a 48-hour period in which they will limit aerial bombardments to targets, or to … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Tony Blair of the United Kingdom

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George W. Bush

President Bush. Thank you all. Prime Minister Tony Blair, welcome back to the White House. As you know, we’ve got a close relationship. You tell me what you think. You share with me your perspective, and you let me know when the microphone is on. [Laughter] Today the Prime Minister and I talked about the … Continue reading The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Tony Blair of the United Kingdom

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 10:12 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Hello, welcome. Busy day. Helen, I’d like to see you afterward. No, you’re not in trouble. I just have a favor I’d like to ask. Q: Why? (Laughter.) MR. SNOW: You’ll find out. A very busy day here at the White House. The President, as … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:29 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: A lot of people traveling with the President — well, good to have you all here. One little scheduling note: Tonight the Vice President will be hosting a dinner for Prime Minister Maliki. They’ll be at the Naval Observatory. There will be the Prime Minister’s … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki of Iraq

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George W. Bush

President Bush. Thank you all. Please be seated. Mr. Prime Minister, welcome to the White House. I just had a very constructive meeting with the leader of a Government that has been chosen by the Iraqi people in free and fair elections. I appreciate your vision for a free Iraq, and I appreciate you briefing … Continue reading The President’s News Conference With Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki of Iraq

Press Briefing by National Security Advisor Stephen J. Hadley

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George W. Bush

James S. Brady Briefing Room 3:47 P.M. EDT MR. HADLEY: Good afternoon. I thought I’d try and talk a little bit about the visit today and what was accomplished, a little bit about the format, little color, little bit about what was accomplished. And then I’d be pleased to take any questions folks have. It … Continue reading Press Briefing by National Security Advisor Stephen J. Hadley

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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Tony Snow

James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:38 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Good afternoon, welcome. Just a couple of miscellaneous items from the morning briefing. There was some curiosity about the national background of the three soldiers that the President visited today, who were to become, and have become naturalized American citizens: Specialist Noe Santos-Dilone is from … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Background Briefing by a Senior Administration Official on Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki’s Visit

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George W. Bush

Via Teleconference 5:09 P.M. EDT SENIOR ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL: Hi, everyone. I’m sorry to have kept you waiting a couple of minutes on this call. And again, as my colleague mentioned, I’m sorry this is not at the most convenient time during the week, 5:00 p.m. on a Friday. But I do appreciate you taking the … Continue reading Background Briefing by a Senior Administration Official on Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki’s Visit

Press Gaggle by Dana Perino

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Dana Perino

Aboard Air Force One En Route Aurora, Colorado 11:27 A.M. EDT MS. PERINO: Good morning, everyone. We’re on our way to the beautiful state of Colorado, my home. And then we’re going to Crawford, and I know you’re all looking forward to it. Let’s do the schedule today, and then I want to do the … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Dana Perino