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Iraq War / Bush / Managing Expectations #724824

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 29, 2003
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(White House: David Gregory) The battle for President Bush in finding the right message about the war with Iraq examined; details given about his frustration with the reporting on the war & his focus on Iraqi "war crimes." [In radio address, BUSH - says the fighting is fierce & the regime will be disarmed.] [Presidential historian Robert DALLEK†- says we are reluctant to mention the suffering of war.] [October 7, BUSH - says military conflict could be difficult.] [Yesterday, White House press secretary Ari FLEISCHER†- says the president will not make everyday commentary.] [March 26, BUSH - says the military is making good progress.]

Seigenthaler, John;
Gregory, David

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