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For Immediate Release
October 28, 2003

Excerpt from President's Press Conference

From the President's Press Conference on October 28, 2003 (click here for the full transcript)

Finally, of course, we are monitoring the fires in California. FEMA Director Brown is in the state. I express my deep concerns and sympathies for those whose lives have been hurt badly by these fires. The federal government is working closely with the state government to provide resources necessary to help the brave firefighters do their duty.