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Inside the West Wing Presidential News and Speeches
News Archive - August 2002

News releases for August 2002

August 31, 2002
Radio Address by the President to the Nation en Español
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National Days of Prayer and Remembrance Proclamation
 
August 30, 2002
Memorandum for the Secretary of State
Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, 2002
 
President George W. Bush, left, listens to Principal Dr. Linda G. Brown speak during a round table on education at Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, Thursday, Aug. 29. Also pictured are Education Secretary Rod Paige, right and Sen. Tim Hutchinson. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 29, 2002
President Highlights Education Reform at Back to School Event en Español
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Remarks by the President at Hutchinson for Senate Dinner
Remarks by the President at Steve Largent for Governor and James Inhofe for Senate Luncheon
Vice President Honors Veterans of Korean War
Statement by the Press Secretary
Executive Order: Further Amending Executive Order 10173, as Amended, Prescribing Regulations Relating to the Safeguarding of Vessels, Harbors, Ports, and Waterfront Facilities of the United States
 
August 28, 2002
Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies
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To Implement An Agreement Regarding Imports of Line Pipe Under Section 203 of the Trade Act of 1974
To Modify Duty-Free Treatment Under the Generalized System of Preferences for Argentina
 
August 27, 2002
Appointments and Designation
 
Vice President Dick Cheney shakes hands with veterans after addressing the Veterans of Foreign Wars 103rd National Convention in Nashville, Tenn. Monday, Aug. 26. White House photo by David Bohrer. August 26, 2002
Vice President Speaks at VFW 103rd National Convention
 
August 25, 2002
Remarks by the President in Pierce for Congress Dinner
 
August 24, 2002
Radio Address by the President to the Nation en Español
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President Speaks at New Mexico Welcome Event en Español
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Women's Equality Day, 2002
Statement by the Press Secretary
Remarks by the President at Simon for Governor Breakfast
 
President George W. Bush waves to the crowd during his introduction at the Stockton Memorial Auditorium in Stockton, Calif., Friday, Aug. 23. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 23, 2002
President Discusses Education with Hispanic Leaders en Español
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President Discusses Priorities in Stockton, California
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Remarks by the President During Simon for Governor Luncheon
Appointments
Statement by the President
Remarks by the President at Bill Simon for Governor Reception
 
President George W. Bush tours the Squires Peak Fire Area in Medford, Ore., with Ron Wenker of the Medford Bureau of Land Management Properties District, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2002. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 22, 2002
President Tours Area Damaged by Squires Fire en Español
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President Announces Healthy Forest Initiative
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President Thanks Work Crews and Firefighters
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Remarks by the President at Gordon Smith for Senate Reception
 
President George W. Bush and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld respond to questions from the press pool after their defense briefing at the Bush Ranch in Crawford, Texas, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2002. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 21, 2002
President Discusses Security Issues
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Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Fact Sheet: The Healthy Forests Initiative
 
August 20, 2002
Appointments and Designation
 
August 19, 2002
President Announces Leader of Delegation to World Summit on Sustainable Development
 
August 17, 2002
Radio Address by the President to the Nation en Español
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President George W. Bush and Mrs. Bush greet Crawford volunteers and their families during a luncheon to thank volunteers who have helped with events in the Crawford area, Friday, Aug. 16, 2002 in Crawford, Texas. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 16, 2002
President Discusses Iraq, the Economy and Homeland Security
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Remarks by the President at the Volunteer Barbecue Lunch
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President Bush Announced That Keith Hennessey Would Join the White House as Deputy Assistant to the President for Economic Policy and Deputy Director of the National Economic Council
Notice: Continuation of Emergency Regarding Export Control Regulations
Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate
National Health Center Week, 2002
 
President George W. Bush discusses the security of America at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota Thursday, Aug. 15 "More and more people understand that being a patriot is more than just putting your hand over your heart and saying the Pledge of Allegiance to a nation under God. (Applause.) They're saying -- more and more people understand that serving something greater than yourself in life is a part of being a complete American," said the President in his remarks. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 15, 2002
President Talks Homeland/Economic Security at Mt. Rushmore
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Statement by the Deputy Press Secretary
 
President George W. Bush addresses an audience of about 2,000 people at the Iowa State Fair Fairgrounds near Des Moines, Wednesday, Aug. 14. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 14, 2002
President's Priorities: National Security, Homeland Security, Economic Security
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President's Remarks at McCallum for Governor Luncheon
Remarks by the President at the 2002 Iowa State Fair en Español
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Remarks by the President at Gross for Governor and Republican Party of Iowa Victory 2002 Dinner
Memorandum for the Secretary of State and the Secretary of Defense
National Airborne Day, 2002
 
President George W. Bush makes a statement on how to improve the economy at the plenary session of the President's Economic Forum held at Baylor University in Waco, Texas on Tuesday August 13, 2002. White House photo by Paul Morse. August 13, 2002
President Hosts Economic Forum en Español
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Economic Recovery and Job Creation Session
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Small Investor and Retirement Security Session
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Corporate Responsibility Session
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Executive Order: Proper Consideration of Small Entities in Agency Rulemaking
Healthcare Security Session
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Statement by the Deputy Press Secretary
Remarks by the Vice President on Technology & Innovation at the Economic Forum
Remarks by the Vice President on Small Business & Smarter Regulation at the Economic Forum
Remarks by the Vice President During the Trade Session at the Economic Forum
 
August 12, 2002
President to Host Economic Forum
Statement by the Deputy Press Secretary
Economic Forum Schedule and Participant List
 
August 10, 2002
President Discusses Economic Forum in Radio Address en Español
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President Bush Discusses Iraq
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President George W. Bush is silhouetted against an early morning sky after a run at his ranch in Crawford, Texas, Friday, Aug. 9, 2002. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 9, 2002
Designations
 
August 8, 2002
Memorandum for the Secretary of State
Statement by the President
Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives
 
President George W. Bush participates in a roundtable discussion at Madison Central High School in Madison, Miss., Wednesday, Aug. 7. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 7, 2002
President Calls for Medical Liability Reform and Worker Pension Protection en Español
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Remarks by the President at Pickering for Congress Luncheon
Statement by the Press Secretary
Vice President Discusses the President's Economic Security Agenda
 
President George W. Bush signs the Trade Act of 2002 in the East Room Tuesday, Aug. 6. "With trade promotion authority, the trade agreements I negotiate will have an up-or-down vote in Congress, giving other countries the confidence to negotiate with us," said the President in his remarks. White House photo by Tina Hager. August 6, 2002
President Signs Trade Act of 2002
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President Announces Steps to Keep America's Children Safe
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Statement by the Press Secretary
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Meeting with the rescued miners and their families shortly before his public address, President George W. Bush talks one-on-one with many of the guests in Green Tree, Pa., Aug. 5. Pulled from a collapsed mine in Somerset, Pa., nine miners survived three days in a flooded mine shaft before rescuers found them. White House photo by Paul Morse. August 5, 2002
President Bush Meets with Pennsylvania Coal Miners
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President Signs Born-Alive Infants Protection Act
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Remarks by the President at Mike Fisher for Governor Luncheon
Nomination and Appointments
 
August 3, 2002
Radio Address by the President to the Nation en Español
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Remarks by the President at Reception for Senator Susan Collins
 
President George W. Bush speaks to the media before departing the White House Friday afternoon, August 2, 2002. White House photo by Eric Draper. August 2, 2002
President Bush Reflects on Major Legislative Achievements
Statement by the Press Secretary
Nominations
Statement by the Press Secretary
Statement by the Press Secretary
 
President George W. Bush holds a joint press conference with His King Majesty King Abdullah of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in the Oval Office Thursday, Aug. 1. White House photo by Tina Hager. August 1, 2002
President Commends Bipartisan Leaders on Trade Agreement
President Bush, King Abdullah Discuss Middle East Peace
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President Commends Senate for Passing Defense Bill
Presidential Letter on Libya
Continuation of Iraq National Emergency
Presidential Letter on Iraq
Presidential Letter on Iraq
Presidential Letter on Terrorists
Statement by the President
Nominations and Appointments
Designation of Individuals to Attend Colombian Inauguration
Designation of Individuals to Attend Bolivian Inauguration
Nominations
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