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September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001

Table of Contents

U.S. Policy Sources

White House

11 Sep 2001

Press Briefing by Karen Hughes, Counselor to the President

Press Briefing by Attorney General John Ashcroft, Secretary of HHS Thompson

Presidential Remarks After Two Planes Crash Into World Trade Center

Presidential Remarks upon Arrival at Barksdale AFB

Presidential Address to the Nation

12 Sep 2001

Honoring the Victims of the Incidents on Tuesday, September 11, 2001

Presidential Remarks While Touring the Damage at the Pentagon

Presidential Memorandum Excused Absence to Employees Affected by the Attacks of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon

13 Sep 2001

President Proclaims National Day of Prayer and Remembrance

14 Sep 2001

President Extends Order for Flags at Half-Staff

To the Congress of the United States

President Orders Ready Reserves of Armed Forces to Active Duty Executive Order 13223

President’s Remarks at National Day of Prayer and Remembrance

17 Sep 2001

Guard and Reserves “Define Spirit of America” Remarks by the President to Employees at the Pentagon

20 Sep 2001

Address to a Joint Session of Congress and the American People

21 Sep 2001

President Orders Federal Funding for Virginia

President Releases $5.1 Billion in Emergency Funds

03 Oct 2001

Federal Response : Examples of Government Action Since September 11

09 Oct 2001

President’s Letter to Congress on America’s Response to Terrorism

10 Oct 2001

NATO Chief Stresses International Resolve

11 Oct 2001

President Pays Tribute at Pentagon Memorial

17 Oct 2001

President’s Letter on Emergency Appropriations Act

26 Oct 2001

President Signs Patriot Act, Antiterrorism Legislation

30 Oct 2001

Homeland Security PD-2 Combating Terrorism Through Immigration Policy

Homeland Security PD-1 Organization and Operation of the Homeland Security Council

05 Nov 2001

President Authorizes Transfers from Emergency Response Fund

08 Nov 2001

President Discusses War on Terrorism Address to the Nation

09 Nov 2001

President Signs Guard and Reserve Proclamation

10 Nov 2001

President Bush Speaks to United Nations

13 Nov 2001

President Issues Military Order - Detention, Treatment and Trial of Certain Non-Citizens in the War Against Terrorism

04 Sep 2003

Patriot Day, 2003

National Days of Prayer and Remembrance, 2003

10 Apr 2004

Presidential Daily Briefing bin Ladin Determined to Strike in US

Fact Sheet The August 6, 2001 PDB

Sep 2006 9/11 Five Years Later: Successes and Challenges