Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007

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Author: George W. Bush

Digest of Other White House Announcements

The following list includes the President’s public schedule and other items of general interest announced by the Office of the Press Secretary and not included elsewhere in this issue.

August 4

In the morning, at Camp David, MD, the President had an intelligence briefing. Later, he traveled to Minneapolis, MN, where he took an aerial tour of the damaged Interstate 35W bridge. He then took a walking tour of the affected area.

Later in the morning, the President met with family members of victims of the bridge collapse.

In the afternoon, the President returned to Camp David, MD.

August 5

In the afternoon, the President and Mrs. Bush welcomed President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan.

In the evening, the President and Mrs. Bush had dinner with President Karzai.

August 6

In the morning, the President had an intelligence briefing.

August 7

In the morning, the President had an intelligence briefing.

In the afternoon, the President had lunch with Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, and his Defense Policy and Programs and Foreign Policy teams.

Later in the afternoon, the President returned to Washington, DC.

In the evening, the President had a telephone conversation with Prime Minister John Howard of Australia.

August 8

In the morning, the President had an intelligence briefing. Later, he had a telephone conversation with Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., of Utah to discuss the situation in the Crandall Canyon Mine.

Later in the morning, the President traveled to the Treasury Department. He then had lunch with his economic advisers.

In the afternoon, the President had a telephone conversation with Barry Bonds, left fielder, San Francisco Giants, to congratulate him on breaking the Major League Baseball career home run record. He then participated in separate interviews with Neil Cavuto of FOX News and economic reporters.

Later in the afternoon, the President returned to the White House.

The White House announced that the President and Mrs. Bush will welcome President Nicolas Sarkozy of France to Kennebunkport, ME, for a private lunch on August 11.

The President announced his designation of the following individuals as members of a Presidential delegation to attend the funeral of former Prime Minister Kiichi Miyazawa of Japan on August 28: J. Dennis Hastert (head of delegation); and John Thomas Schieffer.

The President declared a major disaster in Maine and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding on July 11-12.

August 9

In the morning, the President had an intelligence briefing.

In the afternoon, the President and Mrs. Bush traveled to the Bush family home in Kennebunkport, ME.

August 10

In the morning, the President had an intelligence briefing.

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Chicago: George W. Bush, "Digest of Other White House Announcements," Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007 in United States. Executive Office of the President, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007), 43:1068 Original Sources, accessed February 26, 2024, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=ZM3KWS91YPR4EUX.

MLA: Bush, George W. "Digest of Other White House Announcements." Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007, in United States. Executive Office of the President, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007), 43:1068, Original Sources. 26 Feb. 2024. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=ZM3KWS91YPR4EUX.

Harvard: Bush, GW, 'Digest of Other White House Announcements' in Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007. cited in , United States. Executive Office of the President, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Week Ending Friday, August 10, 2007 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007), 43:1068. Original Sources, retrieved 26 February 2024, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=ZM3KWS91YPR4EUX.