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The president notes that the bombing underscores the seriousness of the terrorist threat in the southern Philippines, and he emphasizes that the Philippines have been a stalwart partner of the United States in the war against terror,
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#Seriousness

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The accident took place over international airspace, over international waters, and we do not understand any reason to apologize, ... The United States did not do anything wrong.
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#Reason

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Even in previous recoveries, previous economic booms, the welfare rolls still went up,
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#Welfare

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[Asked later whether removing troops from the border would constitute a] de-escalatory step, ... Clearly, one way to reduce the risk of war is to de-emphasize the instruments of war, and that includes troops.
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#Troops

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A working-level group ... an interagency group, (is) reviewing a number of ideas, ... gone to the deputies level yet.
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#Ideas

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We have well-known channels of communication with Iran, and we have made clear to Iran that we oppose the outside interference in Iraq's road to democracy.... Infiltration of agents to destabilize the Shiite population would clearly fall into that category.
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#Communication

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takes into account the views that we heard from our allies on the Security Council.
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#Security

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already putting up conditions for the weapons inspectors that they said, only two days ago, they would accept unconditionally. When Iraq talks about sovereignty and independence history has shown that those are code words for thwarting the inspectors.
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#Weapons

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The SPR is, by design, to be used for severe disruptions of the market. That is a type that has not occurred,
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#Design

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As much as international issues remain very important priorities for this president, he still is moving robustly and aggressively on a domestic agenda, and he will, and I think that'll be very plain when people hear his State of Union address.
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#Priorities

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The SPR is, by design, to be used for severe disruptions of the market. That is a type that has not occurred.
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#Design

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Unlike some chiefs of staff, he's made few enemies because he's such a nice guy. John Sununu (chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush) couldn't let anyone see the president unless he was in the room. Andy will bring everybody into the room to air their thoughts to the president. He doesn't keep people out for the sake of keeping people out.
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#Enemies

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The American people are going to give the President a second look here in his sixth year because he?s engineering these changes. That?s helpful. He needs the country to give him a second look.
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#People

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It wouldn't surprise me if the White House looks for somebody who came out of the media. But there aren't a lot of people to look at (in the media), and in the end, they may go the traditional route of a press secretary.
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#Media

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The problem with smoking guns is you can't see their smoke.
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#Smoking

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willingness by the parties themselves to end the violence.
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#Violence

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It is impossible to place any credibility in the laws, so-called laws, of a totalitarian dictatorship,
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#Credibility

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The president does believe that the path to peace does go through Chairman Arafat.
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#Peace

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The government of Libya has not yet satisfied these requirements.
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#Government

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high confidence that there is not an issue here.
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#Confidence

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The president believes that it's an American way of life.
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#Life

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give a boost to the economy.
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#Economy

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is harmful to out nation's seniors, and the President is committed to helping seniors get prescription drugs, and wants to do so quickly and directly.
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#Drugs

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In the second year ... a parent, a single mom, can now send their child to a public school that is in a different part of town, and they will get their transportation costs paid because the money will follow the child.
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#School

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We still are in an environment where whatever they hid and whatever they concealed could remain hidden and concealed.
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#Environment

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The president has said before that he is patient, the American people are patient, and he is confident that in time we will find this.
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#People

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for both parties to take up recognition that racism exists.
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#Racism

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Most of the State of the Union will not be about Iraq. Most of the State of the Union will be about improving America's economy and providing greater access to health care for millions of American people, including senior citizens.
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#American Publicservant

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The greatest threat to the security of the people of North Korea comes from the government of North Korea.
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#American Publicservant

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The president welcomes peaceful protests - it is a time-honored tradition. The president agrees violence is not the answer in Iraq, and that's why he hopes Saddam Hussein will disarm.
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#American Publicservant