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WASHINGTON, March 28 (UPI) --

Fallback gov't underlines terror threat

WASHINGTON, March 1 (UPI) -- Key federal government managers are working and living in secret locations to ensure the continuity of vital government services in case of a catastrophic terro
RICHARD TOMKINS, UPI White House Correspondent

O'Keefe offers NASA a whole new space

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- When Sean O'Keefe takes the helm of the nation's civil space agency, his move to the top spot at NASA -- coming after the decade-long tenure of engineer Daniel S. Goldin -- will be a sea change of both leadership styles and attitude.
FRANK SIETZEN, UPI Science News

Bush would accept federal bag screeners

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- A vote in the House of Representative on aviation security is set for Wednesday and White House Chief of Staff Andrew Card acknowledged Sunday President Bush wo
NICHOLAS M. HORROCK, Chief White House Correspondent

Of Human Interest: News-lite

TV PSYCHIC PLANS TO REACH OUT TO SEPT. 11 VICTIMS
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

White House may reopen Reagan National

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- White House officials on Monday were considering a limited re-opening of Ronald Reagan National Airport, just across the Potomac River from Washington.
KATHY A. GAMBRELL, White House reporter

White House may reopen Reagan National

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- White House officials on Monday were considering a limited re-opening of Ronald Reagan National Airport, just across the Potomac River from Washington.
KATHY GAMBRELL

White House: limited reopening of airport

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- White House officials on Monday were considering a limited re-opening of Ronald Reagan National Airport, just across the Potomac River from Washington.
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President George W. Bush confers with Chief of Staff Andrew Card aboard Air Force One en route to El Paso in this March 2002 file photo. Tuesday, March 28, 2006, the President announced the resignation of Secretary Card effective in April. (UPI Photo/Eric Draper/White House)
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Andrew Hill Card, Jr. (born May 10, 1947) is a Republican American politician, former United States Cabinet member, and head of President George W. Bush's White House Iraq Group. Card served as U.S. Secretary of Transportation under President George H. W. Bush and the White House Chief of Staff under George W. Bush. He announced his resignation as Chief of Staff March 28, 2006, effective April 14, 2006.

Card was born in Brockton, Massachusetts, the son of Joyce (née Whitaker) and Andrew Hill Card, Sr. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America's Old Colony Council and earned the rank of Life Scout. Later, he graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering. He also attended the United States Merchant Marine Academy and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Card served in the United States Merchant Marine from 1966 to 1967.

Card got his start in politics serving in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1975–1983. He ran unsuccessfully for the Republican nomination for Governor of Massachusetts in 1982.

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