For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
July 12, 2007
Message to the Congress of the United States
TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES:
Consistent with section 1314 of the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007 (Public Law 110 28) (the "Act"), attached is the report that assesses the status of each of the 18 Iraqi benchmarks contained in the Act and declares whether satisfactory progress toward meeting these benchmarks is, or is not, being achieved.
This report has been prepared in consultation with the Secretaries of State and Defense; Commander, Multi-National Forces Iraq; the United States Ambassador to Iraq; and the Commander of United States Central Command.
GEORGE W. BUSH
THE WHITE HOUSE,
July 12, 2007.
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