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Ceremonies - Ohio - Sing National Anthem in sign languages. Deaf and dumb children of St. Rita's School, Cincinnati Ohio singing the Star Spangled Banner in the sign language

BOND DRIVE - RITA MOORE - HARRISON ALLEN

BOND DRIVE - RITA MOORE - HARRISON ALLEN

2-5 Mrs. Carter with Rita and Dan Thompson; 6-9 Meeting with Senators Long and Moynihan and Cong. Al Ullman and James Corman

Mrs. Carter meets with Dr. Barbara Oldham and Miss Rita Davis of England. Annette Carter greets Faculty Womens Club of Geo. Wash. Univ. Rex Scouten, Margaret Oniell and Bob Linder

2-7 Jimmy Carter with Ms. Rita Davies; 8-12 Jimmy Carter with Bill Geiger; 13-20 Jimmy Carter with Jay Solomon

Captain (CAPT) Donald R. Ferrier, commanding officer of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN 700), escorts Rita C. Clements, sponsor, between two ranks of side boys at the conclusion of the ship's commissioning ceremony

Rita C. Clements, sponsor, presents a gift to Captain (CAPT) Donald R. Ferrier, prospective commanding officer, during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN 700)

Rita C. Clements, sponsor, speaks with Captain (CAPT) Donald R. Ferrier, prospective commanding officer, during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN 700)

Distinguished guests honor the flag during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN 700). They are, left to right: Rear Admiral (RADM) H.L. Young, supervisor of shipbuilding, conversion and repair, Groton, Connecticut; Vice Admiral (VADM) Steven White, commander, Submarine Force, US Atlantic Fleet; William P. Clements, governor of Texas; and Rita C. Clements, sponsor

Captain (CAPT) Donald R. Ferrier, commanding officer of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN 700), escorts Rita C. Clements, sponsor, between two ranks of side boys at the conclusion of the ship's commissioning ceremony

Mount Santa Rita with the U.S. naval communications station at its peak as cattle cross the narrow, winding road at its base

Artwork: "General Henry H. 'Hap' Arnold" Artist: Rita Guzzi

Rita C. Kennedy, sponsor, arrives for the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS DE WERT (FFG-45)

Artwork: "Major Stephen L. Bettinger" Artist: Rita Guzzi (US Air Force Art Collection)

Artwork:"Hubert Zempke"Artist: Rita Guzzi (NY)

STAFF SGT. Rita Anderson, forecaster technician with the 11th Weather Squadron, Detachment 1, checks the nozzle on a propane dispensing fog-dispersal unit. Although used sparingly due to expense, the base's system allows landings which would otherwise be impossible due to the area's severe and hard-to-predict fog; it works by freezing the moisture in the fog into particles which fall to the ground

A hand sketched illustration by: US Air Force (USAF) Art Collection. Artist: Rita Guzzi. Artwork:"F-86D"

Aviation Machinist's Mate AIRMAN (ADAN) Rita Weldon works inside the nose cone of a P-3C Orion aircraft. ADAN Weldon is attached to Patrol Squadron Twenty Six (VF-26)

Sailors attached to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Five (EODMU5) repel from a CH-46E "Sea Knight" helicopter attached to the "Providers" of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Five (HC-5) over Orote Point, Santa Rita, Guam

A US Navy (USN) Sailor assigned to Naval Special Warfare Unit One (NSWU1), takes a picture of the other jumpers exiting the ramp of helicopter during a High Altitude Low Opening (HALO) jump over Orote Point, Santa Rita, Guam

A US Navy (USN) Sailor assigned to Naval Special Warfare Unit One (NSWU1), takes a picture of the other jumpers exiting the ramp of helicopter during a High Altitude Low Opening (HALO) jump over Orote Point, Santa Rita, Guam

US Air Force (USAF) Chaplain Rita A. Lemons gives the opening prayer during the Memorial Service honoring the September 11th victims held at the base theatre at Osan Air Base Republic of Korea (ROK), following the attacks on the United States

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Deryk Lambert, left and MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Rita Bogart, Information Managers assigned to the 379th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (CS), sort deployed equipment at a forward-deployed location in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

The Special Assistance to the Secretary of Defense Lawrence Di Rita briefs reporters at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., on July 29, 2003. OSD Package No. A07D-00724 (DOD PHOTO by Robert D. Ward) (Released)

The Special Assistance to the Secretary of Defense Lawrence Di Rita briefs reporters at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., on July 29, 2003. OSD Package No. A07D-00724 (DOD PHOTO by Robert D. Ward) (Released)

US Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, The Honorable Lawrence Di Rita (foreground) responds to a reporter's question during a Pentagon press briefing. Assistant Secretary Di Rita and US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) Norton Schwartz, Director for Operations, J-3, Joint STAFF, briefed reporters on the coalition's progress in Iraq

Starboard side view of the US Navy (USN) TICONDEROGA CLASS: GUIDED MISSILE CRUISER (AGEIS), USS CHANCELLORSVILLE (CG 62), underway way off the coast of Santa Rita, Guam

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), U.S. Secretary of Defense, and U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Patrick Dunne (left), Commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Marianas, examine a photograph of the Vietnam Summit, that was held on Guam and hosted by President Lyndon Baines Johnson in 1967, during a brief stopover at Santa Rita, Guam, on Nov. 14, 2003. Secretary Rumsfeld is on his way to official meetings in both Japan and the Republic of Korea. (DoD photo by PETTY Officer 2nd Class Nathanael T. Miller) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), U.S. Secretary of Defense, meets with Richard P. Lawless (left), Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Asian and Pacific Affairs, and with Larry Di Rita (center), Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, aboard a C-32 aircraft en route to Okinawa, Japan on Nov. 16, 2003.(DoD PHOTO by TECH. SGT. Andy Dunaway, U.S. Air Force) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), U.S. Secretary of Defense, and Lawrence Di Rita (right), Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, meet with the traveling press during a flight on a C-32 aircraft to Baku, Azerbaijani, on Dec. 3, 2003. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Andy Dunaway) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (left), U.S. Secretary of Defense, and Lawrence Di Rita (right), Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, meet with the traveling press during a flight on a C-32 aircraft to Baku, Azerbaijani, on Dec. 3, 2003.(DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Andy Dunaway) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), U.S. Secretary of Defense, Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense Public Affairs Lawrence Di Rita (center) and U.S. Army LT. GEN. John Craddock (left), SENIOR Military Assistant to the Secretary of Defense, prepare for a press briefing at the Pentagon on Dec. 16, 2003. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Andy Dunaway) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (right), U.S. Secretary of Defense, and Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense Public Affairs, Lawrence Di Rita (left), prepare for a press briefing at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., on Dec. 16, 2003. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Andy Dunaway) (Released)

US Navy (USN) Electronics Technician Second Class (ET2) Dean Adams, attached to Submarine Squadron 15, aboard the USN Los Angeles Class Attack Submarine, USS SAN FRANCISCO (SSN 711), embraces his wife after returning home at Santa Rita, Guam, from a five-month deployment

President George W. Bush with Medal of Freedom Recipient Rita Moreno

The Kirtland Air Force Base (AFB) Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO) Academy names its auditorium for retired US Air Force (USAF) CHIEF MASTER Sergeant of the Air Force (CMSAF) Sam Parish. USAF CHIEF MASTER Sergeants (CMSGT) Allan Ludi (left), Rita Kinler, and Sheila Gurule (right) talk with retired CMSAF Sam Parish. CMSAF Parish, the eighth CMSAF (1983-1986) was at Kirtland AFB, New Mexico (NM) for a ceremony at the Kirtland NCO Academy, to name the school's auditorium in his honor. CMSAF Parish is the only former CMSAF to graduate from the Kirtland NCO Academy and he is the Honor Graduate of Class 64-D. The academy is the oldest continuous operation enlisted professional military...

US Navy (USN) Operation SPECIALIST 2nd Class (OS2) Jody Heflin, Detachment 53 (Det.53), Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 5 (EODMU-5), instructs Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) Sailors in the proper use of a global positioning unit during Exercise TRI-CRAB 2006, onboard USN Santa Rita Naval Base (NB), Guam (GUM). TRI-CRAB 2006 is an annual multi-national explosive exercise designed to increase the interoperability skills of USN, RSN, and Royal Australian Navy (RAN) EOD technicians in a friendly, forward-deployed environment

U.S. Air Force 129th Security Forces combat arms training instructor STAFF SGT. Bernardo Diaz assists MASTER SGT. Jessica Bannerman-richter during a 5.56 mm M-16 rifle qualification course at Santa Rita Sheriff's Range, Calif., on Dec. 4, 2004.(U.S. Air Force PHOTO by STAFF SGT. Ray Aquino) (Released)

(From left-to-right), Eric Ruff, Special Assistant to the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense, The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, Bryan Whitman, Deputy Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, and Larry Di Rita, Principal Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, conduct radio interviews at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. on June 21, 2005. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Cherie A. Thurlby) (Released)

Larry Di Rita, right, Principal Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, listens while The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, left, U.S. Secretary of Defense, and Bryan Whitman, center, Deputy Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, conduct radio interviews at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. on June 21, 2005. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Cherie A. Thurlby) (Released)

Michigan Army National Guard (MIARNG) Sergeant (SGT) Rita Ferguson, hugs her son goodbye as she deploys with the 238th Combat Support Aviation Battalion (CSAB). (A3596)

[Hurricane Katrina] Galveston, TX, September 18, 2005 - The Galveston DRC is established in the city social services offices. Hurricanes Katrina and Rita battered the Gulf Coast this fall. Photo by Ed Edahl/FEMA

[Hurricane Katrina] New Orleans, LA, September 20, 2005 -- US Coast Guard Vice Admiral Thad Allen, speaks to Govenor Kathleen Blanco prior to a press conference dealing with the evacuation plans for Hurricane Rita. Jocelyn Augustino/FEMA

[Hurricane Katrina] Baton Rouge, LA, 9-20-05 -- Disaster worker Dave Williams of the Brookeline Fire Fighters Brookline, Mo., watches the path of Hurricane Rita on his computer inside his tent at the rescue worker's dorm in a wharehouse. Disaster workers are living in dorms because the hotels are full and there is no other place to stay. MARVIN NAUMAN/FEMA photo

President George W. Bush (right) and The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, (left), prepare to exit Rumsfeld's office for a Pentagon press briefing on Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

President George W. Bush and The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, (right), meet with Pentagon personnel during President Bush's visit to the Pentagon Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

Arriving at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. are from left to right, Vice President Richard B. Cheney, President George W. Bush and The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, on Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

A patient is carried aboard a US Air Force (USAF) C-141 Starlifter during the evacuation of residents before the arrival of Hurricane Rita. Airmen from the 433rd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron (AES), Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas (TX), and the 183rd AES, Mississippi Air National Guard (MSANG) conducted the evacuation. The evacuees are from regional hospitals, nursing homes and the local community. USAF, US Coast Guard (USCG) and US Navy (USN) aircraft airlifted nearly 2,000 patients and residents

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, (left), escorts President George W. Bush (right), Vice President Richard B. Cheney (center) and National Security Advisor Dr. Condoleezza Rice out of the Pentagon, in Washington, D.C., after a press briefing on Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, waits for the arrival of President George W. Bush at the Pentagon, in Washington, D.C., Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

President George W. Bush (left), receives a Pentagon briefing on national policy issues from Vice President Richard B. Cheney (front), The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, (center) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF GEN. Richard B. Myers, U.S. Air Force, on Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

President George W. Bush and The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, (right), meet with Pentagon personnel during President Bush's visit to the Pentagon Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Carlos Israel Estrada instructs firemen from Beaumont and Port Arthur, Texas (TX), in the setup and use of a litter. Local emergency officials worked with Airmen from the 433rd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron (AES), Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas (TX), and the 183rd AES, Mississippi Air National Guard (MSANG), to evacuate people before the arrival of Hurricane Rita

[Hurricane Rita] Washington, DC, September 22, 2005 -- David Paulison, the Acting Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Emergency Preparedness and Response, speaks with Texas Governor Rick Perry about preparations for Hurricane Rita and to determine the need for federal assistance in anticipation of landfall there. He also called Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco to discuss that state's preparedness efforts and possible need for federal assistance in case Hurricane Rita affects that state. Bill Koplitz/FEMA

A GOES-12 (Geostationary Satellite Server) Satellite infrared image provided by the US Naval Research Laboratory, Monterey, California (CA), shows the status of Hurricane Rita at 3:30 AM EST. Rita, currently 490 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas (TX), upgraded to a Category 5 storm late Wednesday, September 21, 2005, with 170 mph winds, sparking an order for mandatory evacuations in New Orleans, Louisiana (LA), and Galveston, Texas (TX)

National Security advisor Condoleezza Rice (right) looks on as President George W. Bush and The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, (left), discuss Bush's visit to the Pentagon on Sept. 22, 2005. President Bush spoke to reporters after receiving a briefing at the Pentagon, about the U.S. war effort and also urged people to follow evacuation instructions as Hurricane Rita barrels toward the Gulf Coast of Texas. (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

A US Air Force (USAF) B-52 Stratofortress bomber from the 2nd Bomb Wing (BW) at Barksdale Air Force Base (AFB), Louisiana (LA), takes off for Dyess AFB, Texas (TX), to avoid damage during Hurricane Rita approach

Civilian Paramedics and US Air Force (USAF) Aeromedical Technicians assigned to the 156th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron (AES), North Carolina Air National Guard (NCANG) load elderly Hurricane Rita evacuees onto a USAF C-130 Hercules aircraft at Sebring Airport, in Florida (FL), in preparation from a flight back to Key West, during Hurricane Rita humanitarian assistance operations, Joint Task Force (JTF) Rita

US Air Force (USAF) Aeromedical Technicians assigned to the 156th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron (AES), North Carolina Air National Guard (NCANG) load elderly Hurricane Rita evacuees onto a USAF C-130 Hercules aircraft at Sebring Airport, in Florida (FL), in preparation from a flight back to Key West, during Hurricane Rita humanitarian assistance operations, Joint Task Force (JTF) Rita

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Chad Ghorley (foreground), Aeromedical Technician, 156th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron (AES), North Carolina Air National Guard (NCANG) helps to offload cots for a USAF C-130 Hercules aircraft at Sebring Airport, in Florida (FL), following a mission to fly elderly Hurricane Rita evacuees back to Key West, during Hurricane Rita humanitarian assistance operations, Joint Task Force (JTF) Rita

Hospital patients from Beaumont, Texas (TX), are taken off a US Air Force (USAF) C-5 Galaxy cargo aircraft from the 21st Airlift Squadron (AS), Travis Air Force Base (AFB), California (CA), en route to one of many medical facilities set up to care for Hurricane Rita evacuees

US Navy (USN) Mine Warfare Ships are home ported at Naval Station (NS) Ingleside, Texas (TX), in a modified mooring in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Rita

US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Susan Martello (left) and USAF Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Chad Ghorely, both Aeromedical Technicians assigned to the 156th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron (AES), North Carolina Air National Guard (NCANG) remove a new cast off a patient's leg before the patient is loaded onto a USAF C-130 Hercules aircraft at Sebring Airport, in Florida (FL), in preparation from a flight back to Key West, during Hurricane Rita humanitarian assistance operations, Joint Task Force (JTF) Rita

Tennessee Air National Guard (TNANG) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Buck Kahler, Training and Education Centers Multimedia Branch (TEC/TV), Det 10, McGhee-Tyson Air National Guard Base (ANGB), Tennessee (TN), watches the sun rise as he waits to captures Hurricane Rita approaching the Texas (TX) coast at Galveston Bay

[Hurricane Rita] Houston, TX, September 23, 2005 -- An EMT takes a nap while waiting pre deployment in response to Hurricane Rita. Long and unpredictable hours at work and on call necessitate sleeping whenever possible. Photo by Ed Edahl/FEMA

[Hurricane Katrina] Baton Rouge, LA, 9-20-05 -- Disaster workers and displaced workers from Hurricane Rita bed down for the night in this dorm. Many Disaster workers must live in dorms like this because the hotels are full and there is no other place to stay. MARVIN NAUMAN/FEMA photo

The munitions storage building lit up in the rain at night as Hurricane Rita bears down on the 147th Fighter Wing (FW), Ellington Field (FLD), Texas (TX)

Texas Air National Guard (TXANG) Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Matlock coordinates with TXANG SENIOR MASTER Sergeant (SMSGT) Malone, Superintendent for services in the Survival Recovery Center (SRC), 147th Fighter Wing (FW), TXANG, Ellington Field (FLD), Texas (TX), discuss preparations to receive the Tactical Airlift Control Element (TALCE) team from the 136th Airlift Wing (AW), TXANG, Dallas, TX, in support of Hurricane Rita aftermath

US Navy (USN) Pilots assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasure Squadron 14 (HM-14), Naval Air Station (NAS) Norfolk, Virginia (VA), unload meals, ready to eat (MRE) for survivors of Hurricane Rita gathered in a Mississippi field. The Navy is contributing to the humanitarian assistance operations led by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in conjunction with the Department of Defense (DoD)

An aerial view of the flood-damaged outer rim of Galveston, Texas (TX), after Hurricane Rita struck the area. (Duplicate image, see also DASD0608903 or search 050925A8834P055)

An aerial view showing floodwaters and destruction left in the aftermath of Hurricane Rita, in an area located near Galveston Bay, Texas (TX)

An aerial view showing water levels receding in what appears to be the Neches River (possibly the Red River) in the aftermath of Hurricane Rita, to an area north of Beaumont, Texas (TX)

An aerial view showing houses sitting in floodwaters, downed power lines, destruction and debris left in the aftermath of Hurricane Rita, to an area north of Beaumont, Texas (TX)

An aerial view of an oil leak from the equipment placed in the Jones Bay area, during the Joint Task Force Rita hurricane relief effort. The location is just outside of Texas City, Texas (TX)

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush giving press conference, at Department of Energy, Washington, D.C., concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

[Hurricane Katrina] Baton Rouge, LA, 9-25-05 -- President George W Bush takes time for a photo with FEMA Workers at the Joint Field Office. President Bush was in the area to gather first hand information from Admiral Thad Allen (background) about the recovery efforts of Hurricane Katrina and damage from Hurricane Rita. MARVIN NAUMAN/FEMA photo

President George Bush giving press conference, at Department of Energy, Washington, D.C., concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush giving press conference, at Department of Energy, Washington, D.C., concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

US Army (USA) Sergeant (SGT) Tom Rios, Crewchief, 149th Air Ambulance, Texas Army National Guard (TXARNG), Martindale Army Air Field (AAF), San Antonio, Texas (TX), conducts post flight checks on a UH-60A Black Hawk (Blackhawk) helicopter [not shown] at Ellington Field (FLD), TX. SGT Rios and his unit are in the area as part of Joint Task Force (JTF) Rita to assist in the Hurricane Rita relief efforts

US Army (USA) SPECIALIST Fourth Class (SPC) Joseph Thorne, 3rd Battalion (BN), 112th Field Artillery (FA), New Jersey Army National Guard (NJARNG), Morristown, New Jersey (NJ), guides vehicles into position as they arrive at the intermediate staging base near Alexandria, Louisiana (LA). More than 2,000 vehicles and 4,000 troops were assembled at the central Louisiana location waiting to receive orders for recovery missions along Louisiana's Gulf coast following Hurricane Rita. (Duplicate image, see also DFSD0602372 or search 050925F4970D103)

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush giving press conference, at Department of Energy, Washington, D.C., concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush giving press conference, at Department of Energy, Washington, D.C., concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

President George Bush at podium, with Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton to his right, giving press conference, at Department of Energy, concerning the impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on oil, natural gas production, refining, distribution in Gulf of Mexico region

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