Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs With Remarks by the President

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 3:32 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: You should brief today. (Laughter.) Q: We got a one and one. (Laughter.) THE PRESIDENT: All right. Well, listen, obviously Gibbs’s departure is not the biggest one today. (Laughter.) Having said that, I thought I should come into the briefing room just to say … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs With Remarks by the President

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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Aboard Air Force OneEn Route Marquette, Michigan 11:20 A.M. EST Q: Can you start by just telling us what you have learned and what you know about these reports? MR. GIBBS: You know, I am watching much of what you’re watching. I don’t — again, we’re watching, I think, a very fluid situation. What we’re … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 2:05 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Mr. Feller. Q: Thank you, Robert. I wanted to ask about the meeting with the Republican leadership and something on Egypt, too, please. So Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Cantor essentially both said that there was agreement at the lunch on the need the … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:47 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Let me — I do have one quick scheduling announcement. Tomorrow afternoon at 12:30 p.m., the President will host Speaker Boehner, Majority Leader Cantor and Majority Whip McCarthy for lunch here at the White House. Q: Open coverage? (Laughter.) MR. GIBBS: I don’t know … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:26 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Mr. Feller. Q: Thanks, Robert. A couple questions on Egypt and then I want to ask you something about the Chamber speech. The President said as he was walking back that Egypt has to negotiate a path and I think they’re making progress. Can … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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Aboard Air Force OneEn Route University Park, Pennsylvania 11:11 A.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Let me — if I can, let me just start with a few thoughts. I want to reiterate our administration and our country’s strong condemnation of the violence and the images that we’ve seen over the past many hours. The government of … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:13 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Good afternoon. Take us away, Mr. Feller. Q: Thanks, Robert. We have your statement earlier about developments in Egypt, but I’m wondering if you could start off by telling us the President’s personal reaction to the bloody chaos in the streets. MR. GIBBS: Ben, … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 2:00 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Mr. Feller. Q: Thanks, Robert. Two questions on Egypt. Since the crisis began, a couple of the central questions have been whether President Mubarak should stay in power, and if so, whether he has the capacity to put in place these reforms the people … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 3:10 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Good afternoon. I apologize for the delay. Obviously we are watching and monitoring very closely a very fluid and dynamic situation, so I will do my best to answer some of your immediate questions. We may take some of those, again, as events, as … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:43 P.M. EST MR. GIBBS: Go ahead, I’m sorry. Q: Can you comment on the conclusions of the financial crisis investigatory commission? And do you agree with the finding that the crisis was preventable and that current members of the administration were partly to blame? Geithner, for example? MR. … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs