Presidential News Conference
President Bush spoke about steps to help stabilize the housing and financial markets, his lifting of the executive ban on offshore oil drilling, and congressional debate over spending bills. He responded to questions from reporters who sometimes challenged his grasp of the economic crisis and response to financial troubles of mortgage holders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. close
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President Bush spoke about developments in the financial markets and federal efforts to stabilize them.
Presidential Address on Financial Crisis
President Bush delivered a prime time television address from the State Floor of the White House on the plan to provide $700…
President Bush on U.S. Business Interests
President Bush met with a group of business leaders to discuss the state of financial markets.
Government Response to Financial Markets
President Bush outlined the steps the government is taking to stabilize financial markets.