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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
March 30, 2002

Statement by the President

Laura and I were deeply saddened at the news of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.  On behalf of the American people, we send our heartfelt condolences to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and to the people of the United Kingdom, for this tremendous loss.  She was a pillar of strength and inspiration to many people all over the world.

Laura and I, and her many admirers throughout this nation, will miss her.

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