Not sure why the Press Secretary is making this statement and not the President….maybe a typo? I would think the President would make this statement….what do you think?



Office of the Press Secretary


December 27, 2012


Statement by the Press Secretary on the Passing of General Norman Schwarzkopf


With the passing of General Norman Schwarzkopf, we’ve lost an American original. From his decorated service in Vietnam to the historic liberation of Kuwait and his leadership of United States Central Command, General Schwarzkopf stood tall for the country and Army he loved. Our prayers are with the Schwarzkopf family, who tonight can know that his legacy will endure in a nation that is more secure because of his patriotic service.