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George Bush's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: George W. Bush
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Laura Welch Bush; 2 Children: Jenna, Barbara
Birth Date: 07/06/1946
Birth Place: New Haven, CT
Home City: Crawford, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Jan. 6, 2009 President Bush Attends Military Appreciation Parade with Chairman of the Joint of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates
Dec. 18, 2008 President Bush Addresses the American Enterprise Institute
Dec. 14, 2008 President Bush and Iraq Prime Minister Maliki Sign the Strategic Framework Agreement and Security Agreement
Dec. 14, 2008 President Bush Meets with Iraq President Talabani in Iraq
Dec. 9, 2008 President Bush Discusses Defense Transformation at West Point
Dec. 6, 2008 President's Radio Address
Nov. 27, 2008 Statement by the President on Agreements with Iraq
Nov. 25, 2008 President Bush Visits Fort Campbell, Discusses Iraq and Afghanistan
Oct. 15, 2008 President Bush Participates in Video Teleconference with Iraq Provincial Reconstruction Team Leaders and Brigade Combat Commanders
Sept. 24, 2008 Statement by the President on Iraqi Parliament Passing a Provincial Elections Law
Sept. 10, 2008 President Bush Meets with President Talabani of Iraq
Sept. 9, 2008 President Bush Visits National Defense University's Distinguished Lecture Program, Discusses Global War on Terror
Sept. 1, 2008 Statement by the President on Transfer of Security to Iraqi Forces in Anbar Province
July 31, 2008 President Bush Discusses Iraq
July 1, 2008 Statement by the President on the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons
June 26, 2008 President Bush Discusses North Korea
June 25, 2008 President Bush Meets with President Talabani of Iraq
May 28, 2008 Statement by the President on the Fifth Anniversary of the Proliferation Security Initiative
May 22, 2008 President Bush Attends Division Review Ceremony
May 18, 2008 President Bush Meets with Vice President Abd Al-Mahdi of Iraq
April 12, 2008 President's Radio Address
April 10, 2008 President Bush Discusses Iraq
April 6, 2008 President Bush Participates in Joint Press Availability with President Putin of Russia
April 2, 2008 President Bush Visits Bucharest, Romania, Discusses NATO
April 1, 2008 President Bush Participates in Joint Press Availability with President Viktor Yushchenko of Ukraine
March 27, 2008 President Bush Visits Dayton, Ohio, Discusses Global War on Terror
March 19, 2008 President Bush Discusses Global War on Terror
Feb. 27, 2008 President Bush Meets with Prime Minister Topolanek of the Czech Republic
Jan. 31, 2008 President Bush Discusses Global War on Terror in Las Vegas, Nevada
Jan. 12, 2008 President Bush Meets with Commander of Multinational Force-Iraq and Ambassador to Iraq
Jan. 8, 2008 President Bush Participates in Video Teleconference with Iraq Provincial Reconstruction Team Leaders and Brigade Combat Commanders
Dec. 28, 2007 Memorandum of Disapproval
Dec. 20, 2007 Press Conference by the President
Nov. 29, 2007 President Bush Receives Briefings at Department of Defense
Nov. 2, 2007 Remarks by President George W. Bush at a Basic Combat Training Ceremony
Oct. 23, 2007 President Bush Visits National Defense University, Discusses Global War on Terror
Sept. 25, 2007 President Bush Meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki
Sept. 17, 2007 President Bush Participates in Video Teleconference with Iraq Provincial Reconstruction Team Leaders and Brigade Combat Commanders
Sept. 15, 2007 President's Radio Address
Sept. 13, 2007 Address by the President to the Nation on the Way Forward in Iraq
Sept. 8, 2007 President's Radio Address
Sept. 5, 2007 President Bush and Australian Prime Minister Howard Make Remarks During Luncheon with Australian Defense Force Members
Sept. 4, 2007 President Bush and Australian Prime Minister Howard Discuss U.S.-Australia Defense Trade Cooperation Treaty in Joint Press Availability
Sept. 3, 2007 President Bush Meets with Prime Minister Maliki and Iraqi Leaders
Sept. 3, 2007 President Bush Visits and Thanks Troops in Anbar Province
Aug. 31, 2007 President Bush Meets with Secretary of Defense Gates and Joint Chiefs of Staff
Aug. 30, 2007 Interview with President George W. Bush (as Released by the White House) Interviewer: David Speers, Sky News
Aug. 28, 2007 Remarks by President George W. Bush to The American Legion Convention
Aug. 28, 2007 Remarks by President George W. Bush to The American Legion Convention
Aug. 28, 2007 President Bush Addresses the 89th Annual National Convention of the American Legion
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