Presidential News Conference

President Bush spoke to reporters about the results of the 2006 midterm elections in which the Democratic Party had won control of the… read more

President Bush spoke to reporters about the results of the 2006 midterm elections in which the Democratic Party had won control of the House of Representatives. Control of the Senate remained in question as close election results continued to be counted. He said that he had congratulated the Democratic leadership on their victories and would work with the new Congress to enact legislative programs. He also said that he had accepted Secretary of Defense Rumsfeld’s resignation and had named former CIA Director Robert Gates as his successor. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More Videos From

Presidential News Conference

More information about

Presidential News Conference

215 Views
Program ID:
195302-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
News Conference
Location:
East Room, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 8, 2006
Last Aired:
Nov 9, 2006

Airing Details

  • Nov 08, 2006 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2006 | 4:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2006 | 11:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 09, 2006 | 5:41am EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Presidential News Conference

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:42:54
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Request Download
  • MP4 video - Low
    Request Download
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:42:54
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video