TITLE

Remarks on Returning Without Approval to the House of Representatives the "U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007."

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, George W.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/7/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 18, p558
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush delivered at the White House on May 1, 2007. He discusses his vetoing a House and Senate bill which demands for a withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq. He said that the bill provided for an unacceptable deadline for withdrawing American troops from Iraq, adding further that it makes no sense to tell the enemy when one is planning to start withdrawing. He adds that the bill imposes impossible conditions on U.S. commanders in combat.
ACCESSION #
25091320

 

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