Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

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Aboard Air Force One En Route Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 8:15 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Everybody ready for a speed gaggle? All right, here we go. The President had his normal briefings at 7:00 a.m. We’re now headed to the American Legislative Exchange Council. The President will be speaking on the budget and the budget challenges, challenging … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Briefing Room Press Briefing Slide (PDF, 1.2 mb, 5 pages) 12:43 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Hello, everybody. As you probably know, the House Judiciary Committee has just voted along partisan lines to have a criminal contempt of Congress referral against White House legal counsel and the White House Chief of Staff. For … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

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Aboard Air Force One En Route Charleston, South Carolina 10:27 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Hello, hello. Everybody ready? Okay. The President, this morning, had normal briefings at 8:00 a.m. We now, of course, are on board Air Force One — two guests are with us; Senator Lindsey Graham and Congressman Henry Brown will be visiting … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Briefing Room Press Briefing Slide (PDF, 1.5 mb, 1 page) 12:26 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Good afternoon. First we’ll begin with an announcement about the President’s health. Microscopic evaluations of the polyps discovered and removed during the President’s colonoscopy confirmed the preliminary diagnosis, tubular adenoma. There were five such polyps. The President’s … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room Press Briefing Slides (PDF, 1 mb, 5 pages) 12:09 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: A couple of items up at the top, and then I’ll get to your questions. First, the President made some important remarks this morning in the Rose Garden, pointing out that Congress has an important obligation … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

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Aboard Air Force OneEn route Nashville, Tennessee 10:47 A.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Okay, the President’s schedule today, normal briefings at 8:00 a.m. At 10:55 a.m. we’ll have a tour of the Nashville Bun Company. The President will make remarks on the budget at the Opryland Convention Center, discussing how his fiscal policies are going to … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Briefing Room Press Briefing Slides (PDF, 1.8 mb, 7 pages) 1:05 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: As Bill Plante just said, let’s begin by welcoming back Bret Baier. You’ve been in a lot of our thoughts and prayers, and very happy to hear the Bret’s son has come through some very testing surgery, … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:21 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: All right. First, one announcement, a war on terror-related announcement, before we get to questions. Today the President signed and executive order to block the property of persons who threaten stabilization efforts in Iraq, either through financial, material, logistical or technical support that undermine economic … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:27 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: Okay, a couple of things to read out for you before we go to questions. First, the President had a SVTS with Baghdad, spoke for an hour and 12 minutes with Iraqi officials this morning. It began with a one-on-one with Prime Minister Maliki. They … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow

Press Briefing by Tony Snow

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James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:41 P.M. EDT MR. SNOW: All right. Questions. Q: What do you think the Iraqi government is going to achieve in eight weeks that it hasn’t been able to achieve in a year? MR. SNOW: Well, number one, if you go back and look through the report — I want … Continue reading Press Briefing by Tony Snow