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all the president’s pens

March 2010: Why do presidents use so many pens to sign legislation? White House Staff Secretary Lisa Brown explains.

(Perry was wondering why so many pens are used to sign bills – this video provides the answer!)


5 Responses to “all the president’s pens”


  1. 1 Jessica
    January 5, 2011 at 12:39 pm

    I heard somewhere that LBJ used like 65 pens when he signed the civil rights bill. I think that’s the record.

  2. January 5, 2011 at 1:06 pm

    May I just say how wonderfully professional Lisa Brown always looks? I’ve noticed her before at bill signings and always been impressed.

  3. 3 vitaminlover
    January 5, 2011 at 3:25 pm

    That was very interesting. I am glad that they used part of his health care bill speech.

  4. 4 Perry
    January 5, 2011 at 6:56 pm

    Chipsticks, thank you for the video!


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