P7628-14
Research

2014-0042-F

Title

2014-0042-F: Drafts of the 2002 State of the Union Address

Scope and Content

FOIA 2014-0042-F contains materials related to drafts of the 2002 State of the Union Address.

This FOIA primarily contains drafts of the 2002 State of the Union Address. This material ranges from draft #1 through draft #33 and includes the copy that President George W. Bush used at the lectern in the Capitol. Also included are speech planning materials from White House staffers discussing speech content and wording; emails transmitting speech drafts; guest lists for the First Lady's box; documents regarding the production of speech booklets that were given to members of Congress; scheduling materials; and correspondence.

It should be noted that many of the documents listed here have been closed to National Security classification and/or exemptions of the Freedom of Information Act.

Extent

78 folders, approximately 5,370 pages / 249 assets

Provenance

Official records of George W. Bush's presidency are housed at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and administered by the National Archives and Records Administration under the provisions of the Presidential Records Act.

Folders and Documents

Records Management, White House Office of

Subject Files - FG001-07 (Briefing Papers) Subject Files - SP230-02 (Address Before A Joint Session of the Congress, State of the Union)

Staff Member Office Files

Chief of Staff, White House Office of - Reynolds, Tim - Printed Materials
Communications, White House Office of - Sforza, Scott - Subject Files
Counsel's Office, White House - Miers, Harriet E. - Speech Files
Counselor's Office - Hughes, Karen - Speech Files
Deputy Chief of Staff, White House Office of - Bolten, Joshua (Josh) - Subject Files
Intergovernmental Affairs, White House Office of - Kelly, James - Subject Files
Management and Administration, White House Office of - Eichelberger, John - Subject Files
National Economic Council - Sumerlin, Marc - Subject Files
National Security Council - Intelligence Programs and Reform - Smith, James
National Security Council - National Security Advisor, Office of the - Rice, Condoleezza
Speechwriting, White House Office of - Campbell, Anne - Speech Files
Speechwriting, White House Office of - Reilly, Jeannette - Speech Files
Staff Secretary, White House Office of the - Miers, Harriet E. - Presidential Remarks
Strategic Initiatives, White House Office of - Rove, Karl - Subject Files George W. Bush Presidential Electronic Records - Email

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