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Finding Aid

2014-0126-F: Records on Performance Enhancing Drugs in Professional Baseball

Scope and Content

The materials in FOIA 2014-0126-F are a selective, not necessarily all inclusive, body of documents responsive to the topic of the FOIA. Researchers should consult the archivist about related materials.

FOIA 2014-0126-F contains materials related to the use of performance enhancing drugs in professional baseball.

This FOIA primarily contains speech drafts, research material, and presentation copies of the 2004 State of the Union Address. A large quantity of material relates to the creation of the State of the Union Address, as the speech mentions the usage of steroids within professional sports. Other records include schedules for the President and the Chief of Staff Andrew Card, scheduling proposals, cabinet member schedules, working group meeting calendars, and policy time meeting calendars. Additionally there is material regarding the International Convention Against Doping in Sports, draft and final thank you letters from the President to presidential event participants, memoranda to the President approving potential presidential appointments, resumes, copies of legislation, summaries of Congressional hearings, press releases, gift records, pool reports, emails, news articles, fact sheets, briefings, and talking points. Lastly there is correspondence from Congress, individuals, and organizations as well as from local government officials regarding resolutions.


227 folders, approximately 11,797 pages / 733 assets


Official records of George W. Bush's presidency are housed at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and administered by the National Archives and Records Administration under the provisions of the Presidential Records Act.

Folders and Documents

Records Management, White House Office of

Subject Files - FG001-07 (Briefing Papers) Subject Files - FG006-01 (White House Staff) Subject Files - FG006-03A (Chief of Staff, Office Files) Subject Files - FG006-27 (Office of Senior Advisor - Karl Rove) Subject Files - FG006-30 (Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy, Office Files) Subject Files - FG030 (Legislative Branch) Subject Files - GI002 (Gifts to the President) Subject Files - HE006 (Medicines - Drugs - Serums) Subject Files - HE006-01 (Drug Abuse) Subject Files - MA026 (Freedom Awards) Subject Files - ME001 (Messages Sent to Individuals) Subject Files - ME002 (Messages Sent to Groups / Organizations) Subject Files - PE002-01 (Policy Positions) Subject Files - PR013-12 (Endorsement, Request for Presidential) Subject Files - SP300 (Press Conferences) Subject Files - TR391-03 (Cincinnati, OH, 04/03/2006) Subject Files - TR488 (Parma/Cleveland, OH, 07/10/2007)

Staff Member Office Files

Cabinet Affairs, White House Office of - Byrd, Leslea Chief of Staff, White House Office of - Burks, Jonathan Communications, White House Office of - Bartlett, Daniel (Dan) Communications, White House Office of - Besanceney, Brian Communications, White House Office of - DeFrancis, Suzanne (Suzy) Communications, White House Office of - Sforza, Scott Counsel's Office, White House - Rao, Neomi Counsel's Office, White House - Ullyot, Theodore (Ted) Deputy Chief of Staff, White House Office of - Miers, Harriet E. Domestic Policy Council - Gilbert, Alan - Subject Files Domestic Policy Council - Halaska, Terrell Domestic Policy Council - Spellings, Margaret LaMontagne - Subject Files Government Printing Office - Printed Material Management and Administration, White House Office of - Doffermyre, Bessie National Economic Council - Blahous, Charles Press Office, White House - McClellan, Scott Public Liaison, White House Office of - Lineberry, Stephen (Steve) Speechwriting, White House Office of - Drouin, Lindsey - Speech Files Speechwriting, White House Office of - Kropp, Emily - Speech Files Staff Secretary, White House Office of the - Kavanaugh, Brett - Speech Files Staff Secretary, White House Office of the - Yanes, Raul - Speech Files Strategic Initiatives, White House Office of - Rove, Karl USA Freedom Corps - Young, Alison