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Quotes - This Day in Dubya History (December 18)
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There are 8 quotes on this date.
Laura is going to be — listen, my wife has been a fabulous First Lady, she really has.
Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2008
And so we're going to have to work, like, with the Latino vote to say, we care about you, we hear you, and we share your values — faith and family, small businesses, military vets or, you know, disproportionate — more Latinos serve as a percentage of their — of population in the military than any other group, if I'm not mistaken.
Dubya's outreach to Latinos hits a couple of speed bumps at the end there, Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2008
I'll be out there, the old sage, sitting around, you know — if only you did it this way.
Dubya: Old sage. Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2008
I was in the Roosevelt Room and Chairman Bernanke and Secretary Paulson, after a month of every weekend where they're calling, saying, we got to do this for AIG, or this for Fannie and Freddie, came in and said, the financial markets are completely frozen and if we don't do something about it, it is conceivable we will see a depression greater than the Great Depression. So I analyzed that and decided I didn't want to be the President during a depression greater than the Great Depression, or the beginning of a depression greater than the Great Depression.
Good to know he was being motivated by thoughts of his legacy. Apparently he considers the country to be in the start of a depression, too, not just a recession. Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2008
Walter Reed is second to none in this kind of medicine. You're using the latest prosthetic technology to help patients overcome great challenges and resume their lives. I know firsthand — I remember coming here a couple of months ago to pin the Purple Heart on a fellow who lost both legs and one arm.
I'm not exactly sure that this qualifies as "firsthand" knowledge, Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2003
I really appreciate the hardworking staff — the docs, the nurses, the people who make this fantastic facility operate in a way that makes me pride, and in a way that will make every American proud when they learn your story.
Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2003
I am mindful of the difference between the executive branch and the legislative branch. I assured all four of these leaders that I know the difference, and that difference is they pass the laws and I execute them.
Hopefully not to be taken literally, Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 2000
If this were a dictatorship, it'd be a heck of a lot easier... just so long as I'm the dictator.
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