George W. Bush

43rd president of the United States

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George W. Bush: 43rd president of the United States
George Walker Bush is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd president of the United States from 2001 to 2009. A member of the Republican Party, he had previously served as the 46th governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. Born into the Bush family, his father, George H. W. Bush, served as the 41st president of the United States from 1989 to 1993.


Zing! Pence Says This Supreme Court Justice Is A 'Disappointment' [Video]

Zing! Pence Says This Supreme Court Justice Is A 'Disappointment'

Normally rather mild in his public remarks, US Vice President Mike Pence had sharp words Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network this week,..

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Rep. Lewis praised by 3 presidents at funeral [Video]

Rep. Lewis praised by 3 presidents at funeral

[NFA] Former U.S. Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton were among those who spoke passionately about late civil rights icon and U.S. Congressman John Lewis at his funeral in a..

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Obama To Eulogize John Lewis, Clinton and Bush To Attend, Trump Refused [Video]

Obama To Eulogize John Lewis, Clinton and Bush To Attend, Trump Refused

Former President Barack Obama will give the eulogy at US Rep. John Lewis' funeral. The funeral will take place on Thursday, according to reports at CNN. Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W...

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Trump Replaces Portraits Of Clinton And George W. Bush [Video]

Trump Replaces Portraits Of Clinton And George W. Bush

The official portraits of former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush have been moved. Both portraits were removed from the Grand Foyer of the White House within the last week. They were replaced..

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Last 4 US Presidents agreed on importance of relationship with India: EAM Jaishankar [Video]

Last 4 US Presidents agreed on importance of relationship with India: EAM Jaishankar

Union Minister for External Affairs, S Jaishankar attended 'India Global Week 2020' through video conferencing where he spoke on India-US relationship. He said, "Think back at last 4 US presidents-..

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George W Bush to publish book of immigrant oil portraits

The book will feature 43 oil paintings of American immigrants and essays by the 43rd US President.
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Department of Homeland Security should be dismantled, former national security official says

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'He believed in America': Former president George W. Bush remembers John Lewis

Former President George W. Bush remembers civil rights icon John Lewis believing in the Lord, humanity and America. - Published

Rep. John Lewis funeral honors civil rights icon

Former President Barack Obama will give the eulogy for Rep. John Lewis. Former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton will attend the service. - Published

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Trump confirms US conducted cyberattack against Russia in 2018

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Will the 'War on Terror' ever end?

will the 'war on terror' ever end?
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Republicans launch another pro-Biden Super PAC to help defeat Trump

Republicans who worked for U.S. Presidents Donald Trump and George W. Bush have formed a Super PAC to support Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden in November, the latest group launched by..
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Pope Francis Calls Unrest in U.S. ‘Disturbing’

The pope was the latest leader to speak out about social unrest in the United States after the death of George Floyd. Former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama have also commented. - Published

'How do we end systemic racism?': George W. Bush says George Floyd's death reveals America's 'tragic failures'

Former President George W. Bush called it a "shocking failure that many African-Americans" are "harassed and threatened in their own country." - Published

George W. Bush calls on US to examine its 'tragic failures'

george w. bush calls on us to examine its 'tragic failures'
Shares Former president George W. Bush called on the US Tuesday to take a hard look at its "tragic failures," citing racial injustice in America in a statement addressing protests, which have roiled..
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Former President Bush, contrasting Trump approach, says protesters should be heard

Former President George W. Bush said on Tuesday the killing of George Floyd reflected a "shocking failure" concerning racism in the country, and urged that protesters be heard, in sharp contrast to..
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Donald Trump attacks George W. Bush after the latter does a coronavirus video

Trump's criticism of Bush dealt with impeachment, but came in the context of a coronavirus video made by the former Republican president. - Published

George W. Bush Calls for End to Pandemic Partisanship

In a video, the former president, who generally avoids speaking out on current affairs, urged Americans to “remember how small our differences are” in a time of crisis. President Trump swiped at.. - Published

Today in History for May 1st

President George W. Bush announces major combat has ended in Iraq; U2 spy plane shot down over Soviet Union; Empire State Building dedicated. (May 1) - Published

Social Distancing for Coronavirus Has a History

The idea has been around for centuries. But it took a high school science fair, George W. Bush, history lessons and some determined researchers to overcome skepticism and make it federal policy. - Published

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Iraq war critic Paul O’Neill dies at 84: WSJ

Paul O'Neill, the blunt-spoken former head of Alcoa Corp who was fired after two rocky years as U.S. President George W. Bush's Treasury secretary, died on Saturday at the age of 84 at his home in..
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It's time for Obama's revenge on Trump

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Bush devised a plan for pandemics like the coronavirus. Trump is ignoring it.

George W. Bush's pandemic response plan is a blueprint for Donald Trump during this deadly coronavirus crisis. A responsible leader would be using it. - Published

Concluding first day of his visit, Trump reaches luxurious ITC Maurya

The presidential suites in one of the poshest hotels in Delhi has earlier hosted several heads of states including former US presidents Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and George W Bush. Former US president..
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Trump's campaign manager deletes photo of Air Force One at Daytona 500 after users point out it was from 2004

The photo was taken of former President George W. Bush's departure from the Daytona 500 in 2004, Twitter users pointed out. - Published

President Trump delivers the command to start the Daytona 500 to loud cheers

Donald Trump became the second president to serve as grand marshall for the Daytona 500 after George W. Bush in the 2004 race. - Published

House Votes to Repeal 2002 Military Authorization in Bid to Rein in Trump on Iran

The law has been used to justify all manner of military strikes since Congress approved it to authorize President George W. Bush to take military action in Iraq. - Published

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it’s still difficult to see trump losing iowa in november
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A St. Louis businessman and philanthropist, he helped Republican politicians, including his cousins George H. W. and George W. Bush. - Published

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When President Bush needed a smoking gun on his rival Bill Clinton, a key US ally dug for dirt.
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Michelle Obama defends friendship with George W. Bush: 'Our values are the same'

While Michelle Obama and George W. Bush seem like an unlikely duo over their politics, the two have developed a dear friendship over the years. - Published

Jenna Bush Hager: 'Daddy and mommy both do diapers.' George W. Bush set the example

Jenna Bush Hager says parents George W. Bush and Laura Bush taught her 50/50 parenting. Still, their household of five can be a 'nut house.' - Published

Former U.S. top diplomat Rice concerned by shadow diplomacy on Ukraine

Condoleezza Rice, a secretary of state under Republican President George W. Bush, said on Monday reports of an unofficial U.S. policy being carried out in Ukraine were "deeply troubling."
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Fifteen years after 9/11, is America safer?

As threats continue overseas, how is the U.S. adapting its fight to combat terrorism? Former Homeland Security Advisor to President George Bush Fran Townsend joins The Atlantic's Steven Brill and..
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George H.W. Bush's last words were "I love you, too" to his son George W. Bush

Former Secretary of State James Baker joins Margaret Brennan from Houston to share his memories of and the final moments of his longtime friend George H.W. Bush.
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President Bush's Super Bowl interview in 2004

Jim Nantz of CBS Sports interviewed President George W. Bush for Super Bowl XXXVIII on Feb. 1, 2004.
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ISIS leader's death a "blow to the movement at large," Townsend says

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Ellen DeGeneres defends friendship with George Bush

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Ellen DeGeneres defends George W Bush friendship

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