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  • A day in the life of President Bush (3/31/07): photos & news

    03/31/2007 3:53:55 PM PDT · by Wolfstar · 111 replies · 2,201+ views
    PRESIDENTIAL NEWS OF THE DAY: President and Mrs. Bush today welcomed the president of Brazil to Camp David. Undoubtedly after discussing the matter with Prime Minister Tony Blair and taking the tone the PM requested, GWB also spoke out about the British sailors and marines captured by the Iranians. Bush, Brazilian president to talk trade, ethanol POSTED: 12:47 p.m. EDT, March 31, 2007 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The backdrop is different but the issues are the same for President Bush's second meeting with the president of Brazil in less than a month. Trade and ethanol topped Bush's meeting three weeks ago...
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos) 1-12-07

    01/12/2007 1:55:26 PM PST · by onyx · 206 replies · 3,076+ views
    The White House; yahoo ^ | 1-12-07 | onyx
    Before leaving for Camp David today, President Bush Signed The Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation And Management Reauthorization Act Of 2006. By signing this bill, the President reaffirmed our commitment to protect America's fisheries and keep our commercial and recreational fishing communities strong. This Act will end over-fishing in America, help us replenish our Nation's fish stocks, and advance international cooperation and ocean stewardship. Fact Sheet: Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act. President Bush signs the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006, Friday, Jan. 12, 2007 in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Behind him,...
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (10-14-06): Dedication of the U.S. Air Force Memorial

    10/14/2006 4:40:07 PM PDT · by silent_jonny · 323 replies · 4,092+ views
    Today, President Bush and Mrs. Bush joined Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld in Arlington, Virginia for the dedication of the U.S. Air Force Memorial. Also in attendance were Chairman of the Air Force Memorial Foundation, Ross Perot Jr.; Secretary of the Air Force Michael Wynne; Chief of Staff of the Air Force, General T. Michael Moseley; Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Rodney McKinley; Secretary of Veterans Affairs James Nicholson and Major General Edward F. Grillo (USAF retired) President of the Air Force Memorial Foundation. Click here for a complete transcript of GWB’s speech. Later, President Bush delivered a...
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos): 09.04.06

    09/04/2006 4:43:52 PM PDT · by snugs · 145 replies · 5,134+ views
    Though there was no actual confirmation that the Presdent and First Lady spent the weekend at Camp David I assume they did because photo were released on Sunday of them returning to the White House from Camp David along with the Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. Today the President celebrated Labour Day by making remarks during a Labor Day observance at a maritime training institute in Piney Point, Maryland, he also toured the facility. Enjoy your visit to Sanity Island
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos): 6.12.06

    06/12/2006 5:19:51 PM PDT · by snugs · 272 replies · 3,563+ views
    The President and First Lady spent the weekend at Camp David arriving back at the White House on Sunday to attend a social function. Today the President returned to Camp David to met with his interagency team on Iraq He also met with members of the World Cup Soccer Youth Delegation at the White House Today the First Lady spoke at the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and attended the White House Senate Spouses Luncheon in the East Room of the White House Enjoy your visit to Sanity Island
  • A day in the life of President Bush (6/10/06): photos & news

    06/10/2006 4:12:41 PM PDT · by Wolfstar · 161 replies · 2,259+ views
    PRESIDENTIAL NEWS OF THE DAY: President and Mrs. Bush are spending the weekend at Camp David. They will return late Sunday for a long-planned social engagement, and the President will return to Camp David early Monday for two days of meetings on Iraq. The sessions start with a long day of meetings between GWB and his national security team, along with the military commanders in the field via teleconference from Iraq and Central Command. Between the morning and afternoon sessions, the President will lunch with outside experts. The day ends with dinner Monday night. On Tuesday, the sessions conclude with...
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos): 6.9.06

    06/09/2006 5:38:25 PM PDT · by GretchenM · 202 replies · 2,835+ views
    yahoo.com, whitehouse.gov ^ | Friday June 9, 2006 | GretchenM
    President and Mrs. Bush are at Camp David. President Bush is hosting Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen at Camp David to discuss a range of bilateral and strategic issues, including Iraq, Afghanistan, Iran, Darfur; energy, and trade [the US is now the biggest foreign investor in Denmark]. The two men held a joint press conference, and rode bikes afterwards. Bush said today that Iran has "weeks not months" to respond to a U.S.-backed offer aimed at containing Iran's nuclear ambitions and said Tehran needs to suspend uranium enrichment. Welcome to Sanity Island.
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos): 4.13.06

    04/13/2006 4:48:04 PM PDT · by snugs · 248 replies · 3,805+ views
    www.yahoo.com www.whitehouse.gov/news ^ | 13th April 2006 | Snugs
    Last night the President and First Lady held a retirement dinner in honor of Justice O Connor at the White House. Today the President delivered remarks to the Small Business Week Conference at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington. Today was Andy Card's last day at the White House. Later in the day the Presdent departed from the White House to spend the Easter weekend with his family at Camp David. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice met Canadian Foreign Minister Peter MacKay at the State Department Enjoy your visit to Sanity Island
  • Bush calls troops around the world for Christmas

    12/25/2005 5:15:22 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 3 replies · 310+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 26 December 2005
    President Bush called nine U.S. service members deployed from Japan to the Persian Gulf yesterday to recognize their service to the nation and wish them holiday cheer. Placing the telephone calls from his mountaintop presidential retreat at Camp David, Mr. Bush talked to eight men and one woman, a member of the Coast Guard stationed in the Gulf. "The president wished them a Merry Christmas and thanked them for their service to our country," said White House spokesman Allen Abney. "He just wanted to tell them that he was thinking of them and their families at this holiday season and...
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos): 12.22.05

    12/22/2005 4:48:44 PM PST · by snugs · 292 replies · 3,800+ views
    www.yahoo.com www.whitehouse.gov ^ | 22nd December 2005 | Snugs
    The President departed the White House today to spend the Christmas holiday with his family at Camp David before he left he made comments on Accomplishments and Future Priorities. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld in Afganistan made an unannounced trip to Iraq. British Prime Minister Tony Blair also made a visit to Iraq. Enjoy your visit to Sanity Island
  • Taking Responsibility

    08/09/2005 10:21:52 AM PDT · by anotherview · 12 replies · 280+ views
    Israel & Aliya (blog) & live.linuxchix.org | 9 August 2005 | Caitlyn M. Martin
    Tuesday, August 09, 2005Taking Responsibility by Caitlyn M. Martin Palestinian Foreign Minister Nasser al-Kidwa yesterday became the latest Palestinian official to claim that Gaza will still be "occupied" even after every last Israeli departs. The Palestinians want to have full control of their borders. (The border between Gaza and Sinai, the Philadelphi Road, will be turned over to Egypt under an agreement made between Israel and Egypt.) The want full control of the sea lanes off the Gaza coast and the airspace. In other words, they want free and unfettered access to arms to use against Israel. The Palestinian demands...
  • Bush, a "biking maniac," loves leaving aides in dust

    02/13/2005 11:35:39 AM PST · by gwb43_2004 · 123 replies · 2,983+ views
    The Baltimore Sun , The Seattle Times ^ | Sunday, February 13, 2005 | By Julie Hirschfeld Davis
    WASHINGTON — Cancel the cozy days at Camp David, Md. Put away the underused running shoes. When it comes to weekend enjoyment, all President Bush seems to need is some winding trails and a helmet. And his mountain bike. Bush recently has been logging scores of miles on a secluded spread in Beltsville, Md., and the rolling hills of Quantico, Va., far from the White House. "He's become a biking maniac," said Mark McKinnon, his media adviser and frequent cycling companion. What began as a way for the president to stay fit, after three decades of running ruined his knees,...
  • The Truth about Camp David: The Untold Story about the Collapse of the Middle East Peace Process

    01/27/2005 11:58:43 PM PST · by baseball_fan · 37 replies · 1,061+ views
    BookTV.org ^ | Will air Saturday, January 29 at 8:00 am | Clayton Swisher
    Description: Clayton Swisher talks about the 2000 Camp David summit between Ehud Barak, Yasser Arafat, and Bill Clinton and argues that the popular understanding of what happened there is inaccurate. Mr. Swisher says that while Mr. Arafat is largely blamed for spoiling the negotiations, the U.S. and Israeli teams were just as, if not more, responsible for the talks falling apart. He also challenges reports that claim that Mr. Arafat was offered upwards of 98 percent of the occupied territories in exchange for peace. This event was held at American University in Washington, DC. Includes Q&A. Author Bio: Clayton Swisher,...
  • Amir Taheri: 'Help' That Isn't

    11/15/2004 6:25:38 AM PST · by OESY · 7 replies · 458+ views
    New York Post ^ | November 15, 2004 | Amir Taheri
    ...There are three important points to understand before making any move on the Palestinian issue. The first concerns Arafat. While there is no doubt that Arafat's duplicitous character and inherent opportunism were major obstacles to peace, it would be wrong to blame him exclusively for the lack of progress towards peace. When the crunch came at the end of 2000, Arafat could not accept what the Israelis offered while the Israelis were not prepared to offer what Arafat wanted — a blanket acceptance of the right of return for Palestinian refugees and their descendants. Palestinians now living outside the historic...
  • A DAY (a few days) IN THE LIFE OF PRESIDENT BUSH (PHOTOS): 11.6-8.04

    11/08/2004 3:02:53 PM PST · by GretchenM · 215 replies · 4,808+ views
    yahoo.com, whitehouse.gov ^ | Monday November 8, 2004 | GretchenM for TruthNTegrity
    At Camp David late last week and for the weekend, President Bush turned his attention to Cabinet and staffing needs. He asked Andy Card to remain as White House chief of staff; "Andy Card was honored to accept," Scott McClellan said of the 57-year-old Holbrook, Massachusetts, native. At a press conference today, Defense Secretary Rumsfeld smilingly deflected questions on the subject. Enjoy your visit to Sanity Island.
  • A Day in the Life of President Bush (photos) VICTORY Day plus 2!

    11/04/2004 1:46:53 PM PST · by ohioWfan · 204 replies · 6,498+ views
    Yahoo.com, Whitehouse.gov | 11.4.04 | ohioWfan
    The newly reelected President Bush held his first post-election Cabinet meeting, followed by his first post-election Press Conference, where he showed confidence and good humor as he laid out his second term agenda. Today is Lady Laura‘s birthday, and the President gave her a very special gift………a new Scotty puppy named Mrs. Beazley! This afternoon the President and First Lady left for Camp David where they will spend their anniversary tomorrow. It’s a GOOD time to be a Bushbot! ENJOY your trip to Sanity Island, and the Daily Dose!!
  • AMERICAN JEWS CHOOSE HARRI-KERRY FOR ISRAEL

    10/29/2004 6:12:58 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 40 replies · 1,081+ views
    DON FEDER'S COLD STEEL CAUCUS.COM ^ | OCTOBER 29, 2004 | DON FEDER
    AMERICAN JEWS CHOOSE HARRI-KERRY FOR ISRAEL By Don Feder Where do American Jewish voters go for guidance? Apparently, this year we’re heeding advice from Tehran, from the rabidly anti-Semitic former prime minister of Malaysia and – of course – from our pals in the Palestinian Authority. Sorry, that’s a bit of black humor. What I mean to say is that – in one of those ironic twists of fate -- it’s likely that this year a majority of Jewish voters will cast their ballots for the presidential candidate favored by Israel’s most implacable enemies. According to The American Jewish Committee’s...
  • A DAY IN THE LIFE OF PRESIDENT BUSH (photos) 7.5.2004

    07/05/2004 8:15:47 AM PDT · by TruthNtegrity · 129 replies · 3,427+ views
    Yahoo,whitehouse.gov | 7.5.2004 | TruthNtegrity
    The President flew from Camp David, using the Hagerstown, MD airport, to Charleston, WV, but not before he and accompanying staff and Cabinet members had to change jets. AF1 had a faulty engine and another jet had to be flown from Andrews AFB for the President and his entourage to use. The President missed a Church service that he had planned on attending in WV, but said that he didn't miss it because of the sermon but because of a faulty engine and necessary jet change. He spoke to an enthusiastic crowd in Charleston, where applause interrupted his speech after...
  • A DAY IN THE LIFE OF PRESIDENT BUSH (photos) 6.21.2004

    06/21/2004 12:10:24 PM PDT · by TruthNtegrity · 215 replies · 712+ views
    Yahoo,Whitehouse.gov | June 21, 2004 | TruthNtegrity
    The President flew to Cincinnati, Ohio for a "Victory 2004" dinner and will return to the White House later tonight.
  • HOORAH !!!

    05/18/2004 11:18:53 AM PDT · by Seadog Bytes · 43 replies · 244+ views