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Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy Thompson
Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy Thompson

Next Guest: Health and Human Services Secretary, Tommy Thompson
Date: Wednesday, June 11
Time: 1:30 pm

Topic: The President's Goals for Medicare

President Bush believes our nation has a moral obligation to fulfill Medicare's promise of health care security for America's seniors and people with disabilities. To meet this obligation, the nation must act now to bring Medicare into the 21st Century by providing more choices and better benefits to every senior in America.
Fact sheetIn Focus: Medicare

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June 2003
June 10, 2003
Education Secretary Rod Paige

Education Secretary Rod Paige
Today marks a milestone in the history of education reform. President Bush and Secretary Paige are announcing that states from Alabama to Alaska now have in place new accountability plans outlining how they will achieve the bold goal of making sure no child in America is left behind, no matter where they live.
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June 6, 2003
Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge

Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge
Hello - thanks for taking the time to join me today on "Ask the White House". I am grateful that the President has given me the opportunity to serve this country as the first Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.
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June 5, 2003
Bill Allman

White House Curator, Bill Allman
Hello! I'm Bill Allman, Curator of the White House. It is a great pleasure for me to join you today. I look forward to fielding questions from you.
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June 2, 2003
HUD Secretary Mel Martinez

HUD Secretary Mel Martinez
Homeownership Month and the importance of homeownership in people's lives and positive benefits for communities.
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May 2003
May 28, 2003
Treasury Secretary John Snow

Treasury Secretary John Snow
Good afternoon, thanks for joining me on "Ask the White House." I am looking forward to taking your questions.
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May 27, 2003
Dr. Joseph O'Neill

Dr. Joseph O'Neill, Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy
I'm happy to be here today to answer questions on the President's Global AIDS Initiative.
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May 22, 2003
Walter Scheib

White House Chef Walter Scheib
Thank you all for your questions, and I hope that you find the answers informative and interesting.
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May 20, 2003
Gale Norton

Interior Secretary Gale Norton
Good evening, I'm Gale Norton, Secretary of the Department of the Interior. This morning Agriculture Secretary Veneman and I...
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May 15, 2003
Eric Draper

White House Photo Director Eric Draper
Good evening everyone. This is Eric Draper, Director of the White House Photo Office...
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May 8, 2003
Alberto Gonzales

Counsel to the President Judge Alberto Gonzales
Tomorrow is the two year anniversary of the president's first 11 Appeals Court nominations.
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May 7, 2003
Steve Friedman

Steve Friedman, Director of the National Economic Council and Assistant to the President for Economic Policy
As you know, the U.S. economy is growing, but not fast enough to create the jobs that we need.
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April 2003
April 22, 2003
Christie Todd Whitman

EPA Administrator Hosts Earth Day Online Discussion
On this Earth Day 2003, I welcome you to the third of our "Ask the White House" online discussions. Full Transcript

April 17, 2003
Mark Forman

E-Gov Chief Discusses Electronic Government
Good Afternoon, I'm Mark Forman, the newly appointed Administrator of E-Government and Information Technology ...
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April 16, 2003
Andy Card

Secretary Card Hosts Inaugural Online Discussion
Good evening, I'm Andy Card - Chief of Staff to President George W. Bush.
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