Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

The Bushes Come to Town.(Journal North)

Byline: John T. Huddy Journal Staff Writer

President and First Lady Greeted by Pals and Protesters

Security Tight for President's Arrival

Texans. The streets of Santa Fe are full of 'em.

But rare is the tourist who arrives with a small army of Secret Service, a fleet of aircraft and a motorcade a hundred yards long.

President George W. Bush stepped onto Santa Fe soil following intense security preparations that peaked for 1 1/2 hours Friday evening.

* 4:30 p.m. Dozens of local and state law enforcement officials post up at intersections near the airport, including points along the N.M. 599 Bypass and Frontage Road, en route to La Tierra where the president would be staying. …

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