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Letter to Congressional Leaders on Resuming the Powers and Duties of the President of the United States
July 21, 2007
Dear Madam Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)

In accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Twenty-Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, this letter shall constitute my written declaration that I am presently able to resume the discharge of the Constitutional powers and duties of the office of the President of the United States. With the transmittal of this letter, I am resuming those powers and duties effective immediately.

Sincerely,

GEORGE W. BUSH

Citation: George W. Bush: "Letter to Congressional Leaders on Resuming the Powers and Duties of the President of the United States", July 21, 2007. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=75573.
 
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