Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 10:47 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Welcome, everyone, to the last press briefing of the Bush administration. It’s hard to believe that this is my 145th and final press briefing behind this podium. Over 1,000 briefings have been given by press secretaries and deputy press secretaries, at this podium, since … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino and Counselor to the President Ed Gillespie

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:37 P.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hello, everybody. Welcome to the second-to-last briefing of this presidency. The last briefing will be tomorrow; I hope you’ll be here. We have a little fun planned. So I won’t give you any more than that little bit of a teaser. Obviously, tonight is … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino and Counselor to the President Ed Gillespie

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:19 P.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hello, everybody. I’ve got a couple of things for you. Today the President will meet with and deliver remarks to family members of military personnel who died in Iraq and Afghanistan. It will take place over in the East Wing of the White House … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 9:40 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hi, everyone. Okay, I have a few announcements, so if you’ll bear with me. Today, obviously, is a very exciting day. For the first time in over 27 years, all living U.S. Presidents will meet together at the White House in what will certainly … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 11:36 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hi, everybody. A couple of things for you. The President, as you saw, made remarks this morning at the military appreciation parade at Fort Myer. The President will soon have lunch with Mrs. Bush and Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and his wife. And then … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 11:44 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hello. All right, I have a few announcements and then I will go to your questions. This morning the President met with the First Vice President of the Government of the National Unity of Sudan and President of the Government of Southern Sudan — … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino and Assistant to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Joel Kaplan

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 9:32 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Just a couple of announcements. You just heard the President talk about the automotive industry and how we’ve reached a decision. And you heard the President announce it. I brought Joel Kaplan, the Deputy Chief of Staff, here for his second appearance here on … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino and Assistant to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Joel Kaplan

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 10:17 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hey, everybody. A couple of things for you. The President just met with Rich Williamson — he’s the special envoy — the President’s special envoy to Sudan — to receive an update from him on the situation in Darfur and the status of a … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 10:26 A.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hi, everybody. The shoe check-in policy and checkout policy will begin tomorrow. (Laughter.) You just saw the President had a meeting with President Saca of El Salvador. Tomorrow, he will make remarks on national security, homeland security and the freedom agenda. That will be … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Dana Perino

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Dana Perino and National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley and Deputy National Security Advisor for Iraq and Afghanistan, General Douglas Lute

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Aboard Air Force OneEn route Baghdad, Iraq 11:01 P.M. EST MS. PERINO: Hi, everyone. We are on our way to Baghdad, Iraq. I’m going to have National Security Advisor Steve Hadley give you a few comments; General Lute will give you a few comments. They don’t have a ton of time, but they’ll take some … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Dana Perino and National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley and Deputy National Security Advisor for Iraq and Afghanistan, General Douglas Lute