The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 11, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 11, 2012.
By United Press International

Bush eulogizes Tony Snow

WASHINGTON, July 17 (UPI) -- U.S. President Bush called his former press secretary "irreplaceable" in a eulogy Thursday at Tony Snow's funeral in Washington.
Bush pays condolence call on Snow family

Bush pays condolence call on Snow family

WASHINGTON, July 14 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush Monday paid a condolence call on the family of former White House spokesman Tony Snow, who died during the weekend.

Tony Snow remembered on 'Fox News'

WASHINGTON, July 13 (UPI) -- Top U.S. Republican leaders appeared on "Fox News Sunday" to remember former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow, who died of cancer this weekend.
Bush 'saddened' by Snow's death

Bush 'saddened' by Snow's death

WASHINGTON, July 13 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush said Sunday he was "saddened" to hear of the death of former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow.
Ex-Bush spokesman Tony Snow dies at 53

Ex-Bush spokesman Tony Snow dies at 53

WASHINGTON, July 12 (UPI) -- Former White House press secretary and Fox News Channel host Tony Snow died Saturday from cancer at age 53, the network said.
Former White House spokesman hospitalized

Former White House spokesman hospitalized

SPOKANE, Wash., April 23 (UPI) -- Former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow was hospitalized in satisfactory condition with an undisclosed ailment in Spokane, Wash., Wednesday.

Tony Snow joining CNN

ATLANTA, April 21 (UPI) -- Tony Snow, the former Fox News commentator and White House spokesman, is joining CNN, the U.S. network said Monday.

Bush: Iraqis show gains on benchmarks

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- The White House released an assessment Friday on Iraq's legislative benchmarks and stated that the Iraqis made satisfactory progress on nine of the standards.

Iraq dominates Snow's last briefing

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Assessments of the security and political situation in Iraq Wednesday dominated the final news briefing by White House Press Secretary Tony Snow.

Views differ about Petraeus' assessment

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday the military assessment of progress in Iraq and projected troop drawdown was "more of the same."

Bush, Cheney attend Sept. 11 service

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush led the administration's delegation Tuesday to a remembrance service at a Washington church for Sept. 11, 2001, attack victims.

Iraqi lawmakers to take up reconciliation

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- The Iraqi parliament is preparing to consider legislation that would help move forward democratic principles in that country, the White House said Monday.

MoveOn.org bashes Gen. David Petraeus

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- MoveOn.org once again used advertising to show its political views, this time with "General Petraeus or General Betray Us?" in an ad in The New York Times.
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Tony Snow
Former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow, pictured at The White House in Washington at the first official news briefing in the remodeled Brady Press Briefing room on July 11, 2007, died at the age of 53 of colon cancer on July 12, 2008. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn/FILE)

Snow during a White House briefing in 2006.

Robert Anthony "Tony" Snow (June 1, 1955–July 12, 2008) was an American political commentator, television news anchor, syndicated columnist, radio host, and the third White House Press Secretary under President George W. Bush. Snow also worked for President George H. W. Bush as chief speechwriter and Deputy Assistant of Media Affairs. Snow served as White House Press Secretary from May 2006 until his resignation effective September 2007.

Between his two White House stints, Snow was a broadcaster and newspaper columnist. After years of regular guest-hosting for The Rush Limbaugh Show and providing news commentary for National Public Radio, he launched his own talk radio program, The Tony Snow Show, which went on to become nationally syndicated. He was also a regular personality on Fox News Channel since 1996, hosting Fox News Sunday and Weekend Live, and often substituting as host of The O'Reilly Factor. In April 2008, Snow briefly joined CNN as a commentator.

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