Presidential News Conference

President Bush spoke to the press about legislation on the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). He responded to… read more

President Bush spoke to the press about legislation on the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). He responded to questions on a variety of subjects including the war in Iraq and the housing market. He ended the news conference with harsh criticism of an advertisement by moveon.org that had criticized General Petraeus and questioned the motives of Democratic members of Congress who had failed to immediately condemn the advertisement. After the president left, Secretary Leavitt answered additional questions. close

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Presidential News Conference

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Program ID:
201071-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Briefing Room, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 20, 2007
Last Aired:
Sep 21, 2007

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  • Sep 20, 2007 | 10:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 20, 2007 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 20, 2007 | 3:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 20, 2007 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 21, 2007 | 12:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 21, 2007 | 6:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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