Saturday, May 28, 2005

Memorial Day

In his weekly radio address, President Bush said, "Our citizens live in freedom because patriots are willing to serve and sacrifice for our liberty. And on Monday, I will lay a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery in honor of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II, a victory for freedom in which more than 400,000 Americans gave their lives. Today a new generation of Americans is making its own sacrifice on behalf of peace and freedom, and some have given their lives."

Saturday, May 21, 2005

Supporting Democratic Change

In his weekly radio address, President Bush said, "We will continue to support democratic change throughout the world, including in Afghanistan, Iraq, and the broader Middle East. And we will do whatever it takes to support our men and women in uniform and give them the tools they need to prevail."

Sunday, May 15, 2005


In his weekly radio address, President Bush said, "I'm pleased to report that we see new signs that the pro-growth policies we have pursued during the past four years are having a positive effect on our economy. ...These positive signs are a tribute to the effort and enterprise of America's workers and entrepreneurs. But we have more to do."

Friday, May 13, 2005

President Welcomes 2004 NCAA Spring and Fall Sports Champions

President Bush on Friday said, "Today we honor four outstanding NCAA championship teams. ... I love this day in the White House. It's a chance to honor people who have worked hard, made right decisions with their lives, and served something greater than themselves -- their team."

Wednesday, May 11, 2005

President Discusses Foreign Trip with Members of Congress

President Bush on Wednesday said, "I thank the members of Congress for coming down to give me and the Secretary of State a chance to talk about our recent trip to Europe. It was a great trip, and it's such an honor to represent the United States."

Saturday, May 07, 2005

60th anniversary of V-E Day

In his weekly radio address, President Bush said, "All of us understand that the advance of freedom is the concentrated work of generations -- from the brave Americans who fought against Nazi Germany sixty years ago to those who struggle for liberty today. And by working together, we will ensure that the promise of liberty and democracy won on V-E Day will one day reach every person and every nation in the 21st century."

Wednesday, May 04, 2005

President Honors 2005 Preserve America Presidential Award Winners

President Bush on Monday said, "Like you all, Laura and I want every American to have a chance to learn about this country's history, and to enjoy our national treasures. So in 2003, we created the Preserve America Presidential Awards, to recognize outstanding contributions to America's cultural and national heritage."

Sunday, May 01, 2005

Social Security

In his weekly radio address, President Bush said, "Fixing Social Security must be a bipartisan effort, and I'm willing to listen to a good idea from either party. I'm confident that by working together, we will find a solution that will renew the promise of Social Security for the 21st century."