Today, at theWhite House, following a meeting with President Gloria Arroyo of the Philippines.
A Lot Of American-Americans, Too
First, I want to tell you how proud I am to be the President of a nation that — in which there’s a lot of Philippine-Americans.
And When My Room Is Cleaned
And I reminded the President that I am reminded of the great talent of the — of our Philippine-Americans when I eat dinner at the White House.
There Is Some
I know there’s some families that are hurting.
The Importance Of Desiring The Advancing Of The Moving Forwarding
We talked about our mutual desire to advance how important it is to move forward the bilateral and multilateral trade agendas.
There’s Peace Available
The President has been very strong in having a carrots-and-sticks approach — “sticks,” of course, say we’re not going to allow for people to terrorize our citizens; the “carrot” approach is that there’s peace available.
Some are wondering whether or not their loved ones will, you know, reappear. We, the American people, care about the human suffering that’s taking place, and we send our prayers.
We talked about, you know, food, and I assured the President we’ll continue to help.
And, you know, I’m proud of my country.