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George H. W. Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush served as the 41st President of the United States (1989–1993). He previously served as the 43rd Vice President (1981–1989), a congressman, an ambassador, and Director of Central Intelligence.
Bush was born in Massachusetts to Senator and investment banker Prescott Bush and Dorothy Walker Bush. Following the attacks on Pearl Harbor in 1941, at the age of 18, Bush postponed going to college and became the youngest aviator in the US Navy at the time. He served until the end of the war, then attended Yale University. Graduating in 1948, he moved his family to West Texas and entered the oil business, becoming a millionaire by the age of 40.
He became involved in politics soon after founding his own oil company, serving as a member of the House of Representatives, among other positions. He ran unsuccessfully for president of the United States in 1980, but was chosen by party nominee Ronald Reagan to be the vice presidential nominee, and the two were subsequently elected. During his tenure, Bush headed administration task forces on deregulation and fighting ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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George W. Bush tells a dirty joke (Video)
2014-04-11
From the Houston Chronicle, which covered former president George W. Bush's speech at the Lyndon Johnson presidential library: While delivering a serious message, Bush started with a couple of jokes, including one about presidents and their libraries.
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George HW Bush, In Wheelchair, Greets Obama in Houston
2014-04-09
When Air Force One touched down in Houston today, there was a special visitor awaiting President Obama at the airport. Sitting in a wheelchair at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport, President George H.W. Bush greeted the president and First Lady ...
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George HW Bush greets Obama in Houston
2014-04-09
HOUSTON — The 41st president just stopped by to say hi. George Bush the elder was waiting on the tarmac at George Bush Intercontinental Airport when Air Force One touched down, carrying the 44th president, Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama.
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Former Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush spotted together at NCAA ...
2014-04-08
But once the game began, Clinton and former President George W. Bush gathered in the same row and sat next to each other in the luxury box belonging to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones at AT&T Stadium. They laughed while their images were being ...
(New York Daily News)
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  2. George W. Bush and Bill Clinton sit together at NCAA championship game
  3. FINALS WATCH: Bush, Clinton at NCAA title game

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Comeback: George HW Bush re-enters politics as top fundraiser
2014-04-07
Former President George H.W. Bush, who has shied away from political dirty work, has jumped feet first into the GOP's bid to win back the Senate and White House in a new fundraising campaign. “I normally shy away from political fundraising these days ...
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George HW Bush Relishes the Twilight
2014-04-07
George H. W. Bush during an event in the East Room of the White House July 15, 2013 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski—AFP/Getty Images. The 41st President talks about how he is remembered. "It's 'kinder and gentler' all over the place," he says, ...
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Will government ever get tech' right? A George HW Bush Foundation discussion
2014-04-05
American politician George Herbert Walker Bush appears on 'Face the Nation,' Washington, DC, September 14, 1973. Bush served as ambassador to the United Nations and chairman of the Republican National Committee during the Nixon administration.
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  1. Portraits of world leaders by George W. Bush go on display
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  3. The Artist Formerly Known As President George W. Bush Unleashes His Inner ...

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George W. Bush: Painting is a 'whole new world'
2014-04-04
WASHINGTON -- Get ready, Tony Blair: George W. Bush captured what he believes is your essence on canvas. The former president walked through an exhibit of his paintings with daughter Jenna Bush Hager for a story that aired Friday on NBC's Today ...
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Michelle Nunn mentions George HW Bush in first ad
2014-04-03
Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn launched the first TV ad of her Senate bid Thursday with a nod to George H.W. Bush, who started a foundation she once oversaw. "While leading President Bush's Points of Light Foundation, we grew it into the world's ...
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