President Bush Statement on the Economy
After a meeting with the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets, President Bush announced further measures to address the financial crisis by the Treasury Department using $250 billion to purchase stock in financial institutions. The plan also included insuring new bank debts and non-interest-bearing deposits. close
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Presidential Statement on the Banking Industry
In conjunction with a Cabinet meeting on federal financial bailout plans, President Bush spoke about the banking industry and said that plans…
Presidential Statement on Global Economy
President Bush was joined by world financial leaders at the White House and spoke briefly about international efforts…
Presidential Radio Address
President Bush delivered his weekly radio address. He talked about the financial situation and the economic rescue plan.
Government Response to Financial Markets
President Bush outlined the steps the government is taking to stabilize financial markets.