Washington, UNITED STATES
President George W. Bush arrives at the White House Conference on the Economy.
U.S. President George W. Bush receives applause from Commerce Secretary Don Evans (L) and Aundria Kazar, an obstetrics/gynecology patient, as he arrives for a session on the high costs of lawsuits, at the White House Conference on the Economy at the Ronald Reagan Center, in Washington, December 15, 2004. The two-day White House-sponsored event is aimed at boosting President Bush's economic agenda. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque KL