Yesterday, in Sofia, Bulgaria, during a presser with President Georgi Parvanov.
Of Mice And Men
President Parvanov, thank you very much. I call him George. He calls me George.
Which Free Society?
And I appreciate the progress your country has made toward a free society.
Get Your Kicks On Rout Sixty-Six
My call, of course, is to continue to make reforms, and if you find corruption, rout it out.
The Global War On Articles Never Ceases
So we share a common goal about diversification of energy supply.
That Word-Of-The-Day Calendar Comes In Handy
These are big achievements for this country, and the people of Bulgaria ought to be proud of the achievements that they have achieved.
Old Habits Die Hard
Listen, the immigration debate is a tough debate. I’m under no illusions about how hard it is. There are people in my party that don’t want a comprehensive bill; there are people in the Democrat Party that don’t seem to want a comprehensive bill.
I, frankly, find it interesting that in — a so-called important subject they need to get to would be to pass a political resolution on my Attorney General that’s going to have no bearing on whether he serves in office, or not.
Help Me, You Democrat Bastards
Now, it’s going to require leadership from the Democrat leaders in the Senate, and it’s going to require me to stay engaged and work with Republicans who want a bill.
There Is Two Steps Forward
The political process sometimes isn’t pretty to look at it; there’s two steps forward, one step back.
They Can Try To Have Their Votes Of No Confidence
Yes, it’s an interesting comment about Congress, isn’t it, that, on the one hand, they say that a good general shouldn’t be reconfirmed, and on the other hand, they say that my Attorney General shouldn’t stay. And I find it interesting. I guess it reflects the political atmosphere of Washington. And they can try to have their votes of no confidence, but it’s not going to determine — make the determination who serves in my government.
No Longer Operative
I have — I had confidence in Pete Pace.
I’m The Acriber
You know, he — they haven’t said, here’s — you’ve done something wrong, Attorney General Gonzales. And therefore, I ascribe this lengthy series of news stories and hearings as political
I’m The Determinator
And I’ll make the determination if I think he’s effective, or not, not those who are using an opportunity to make a political statement on a meaningless resolution.
The Global War On Objects Contiues
So just because Bulgaria is not a part of the longer-range missile shield doesn’t mean that there won’t be equipment and help available for intermediate range. That’s how I can answer that question.