Presidential Address on Iraq
President Bush addressed the nation from the Oval Office about the Iraq War. In his remarks he talked about progress made toward… read more
President Bush addressed the nation from the Oval Office about the Iraq War. In his remarks he talked about progress made toward political and military stabilization in the country, recent Iraqi elections, and the future U.S. commitment to Iraq. He also acknowledged several mistakes and setbacks over the course of the invasion and reconstruction, criticisms of his decisions in the war, and outlined future challenges to the U.S. occupation.
This was the first address from the Oval Office since the beginning of the invasion in 2003 and third Oval Office address of his presidency. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- George W. Bush U.S. President [R] United States
Presidential Radio Address
President Bush spoke in his weekly radio address about the formal certification of the passage of the new Iraqi…
Following a meeting, President Bush and Iraqi Prime Minister Ibrahim Al-Jaafari held a joint news conference. They…
Presidential News Conference
President Bush spoke to members of the press corps and answered questions on several issues including U.S. policy in…
Elections and Future of Iraq
Following a meeting with President Bush, committee members from the Senate Armed Services and Homeland Security…