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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Vice President Cheney talks with his wife, Lynne Cheney, in the Presidential Emergency Operations Center in the early afternoon after the terrorist attacks Sept. 11, 2001.
White House photo by David Bohrer

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