× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Iraq War / Rumsfeld Visit / Bush Plan #913738

FNC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 09, 2006
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Trace Gallagher) Report introduced.

(Washington: Steve Centanni) Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld’s final trip to Iraq before leaving his post reported; scenes shown of Rumsfeld with troops; details given on his town hall meeting at the Pentagon yesterday and his successor Robert Gates.

(Studio: Trace Gallagher) Report introduced.

(Washington: Julie Kirtz) President Bush’s plan to develop a new strategy in Iraq reviewed; details given on the Iraq study group report; Bush’s scheduled briefings this week outlined on screen. [In radio address, BUSH – comments on the pending reports on Iraq from the Pentagon, State Department, and National Security Council.] Democratic response by Representative Silvestre Reyes† quoted on screen.

(Studio: Trace Gallagher) The number of people applying to be former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein’s executioner noted.

Gallagher, Trace;
Centanni, Steve;
Kirtz, Julie

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.