Remarks Following a Briefing by Senior Department of Defense Officials in Arlington, Virginia

Bush, George W.
December 2007
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;12/3/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 48, p1541
Government Document
This article presents the remarks given by U.S. President George W. Bush following a briefing by senior officials of the Department of Defense in Arlington, Virginia on November 29, 2007. He discusses the long-term needs of the military services and the importance of progressing with modernization, and the Congressional funding of the operations in the war on terror.


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