This photo shows the desk used by US President George W. Bush, 30 January 2001, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C. 
This photo shows the desk used by US President George W. Bush, 30 January 2001, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C.  - 
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