For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
October 24, 2001
President Pleased with Agreement on Counterterrorism Legislation
Statement by the President
I am pleased Congress has reached an agreement on counterterrorism legislation that will give our law enforcement officials the tools and resources necessary to disrupt, weaken, and defeat terrorists. I look forward to signing this strong bipartisan plan into law so that we can combat terrorism and prevent future attacks.