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Tuesday, May 01, 2007
Bush will make a statement after receiving Iraq spending bill
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Bush will make a statement Tuesday at 6:10 p.m., about two hours after he receives a $124 billion war-spending bill that calls for the withdrawal of American combat troops from Iraq, the White House said.

The president has said he will veto the measure.

Dan Bartlett, a counselor to the president, said Bush has asked the three broadcast networks for air time at 6:10 p.m.
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