This is a day when all Americans from every walk of life unite in our resolve for justice and peace. America has stood down enemies before, and we will do so this time. None of us will ever forget this day. Yet, we go forward to defend freedom and all that is good and just in our world.  

President George W. Bush
September 11, 2001
Presidential Response
September 11, 2001 Photos

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Working with his senior staff, President Bush goes over the speech he will deliver to the nation later that evening from the Oval Office Sept. 11, 2001.
White House photo by Paul Morse

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