Presidential Press Conference
President Bush interrupted his vacation to meet with administration officials about the impact of the Persian Gulf crisis. After these… read more
President Bush interrupted his vacation to meet with administration officials about the impact of the Persian Gulf crisis. After these meetings he delivered a statement about the budget and then answered questions about the budget and the Persian Gulf. He opened his press conference with a strongly worded statement chastising Democrats for not cooperating in deficit reduction. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- George H. W. Bush U.S. President United States
Situation in Persian Gulf
President Bush answered reporters' questions about his decision to deploy troops to Saudi Arabia in a defensive measure.
Troop Deployment in Persian Gulf
President Bush addressed the American people. He discussed his decision to deploy troops to Saudi Arabia.
Events in the Persian Gulf
The president returned from his vacation home in Kennebunkport, Maine to brief Congress on the events in the Persian…
Expenses in the Persian Gulf
President Bush delivered a statement on the role of the international community in sharing the cost of events in the…