#Bush

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George H.W. Bush valued expertise, prudence in navigating a world on fire - The Washington Post

His presidency came during a period of heavy tumult, but even in its hardest moments, he remained steadfast and cautious.

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The slow death of the nuclear deal with North Korea

Bill Clinton said the deal would help draw North Korea into the global community.

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Democrats once represented the working class. Not any more | Robert Reich

Bill Clinton and Barack Obama helped shift power away from the people towards corporations. It was this that created an opening for Donald Trump

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The friendship of George W. Bush and Michelle Obama - CNNPolitics.com

Saturday's dedication of the National Museum of African-American History and Culture brought together the president who signed into law the funding for the museum and the president who was in office during its completion.

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G.O.P. Presidential Hopefuls Gird for a Month of Mud-Flinging - The New York Times

Supporters of Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush and Mike Huckabee are poised to unleash a wave of ferocious attacks before the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary.

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You Guys, I’m Starting to Miss Dubya

Bad as Bush 43 was at times, he sure looks good in comparison to Trump and company.

Politics | Op-Ed

No, George Bush Is Not to Blame for the Paris Attacks | National Review Online

Is there a statute of limitations for blaming George W. Bush for the world’s ills? This weekend, in the aftermath of the Paris attacks, the Huffington Post ran yet another piece repeating leftist conventional wisdom that Bush created ISIS with his disastrous Iraq invasion, that Obama’s missteps were minor by comparison, and oh, by the way, those who supported the Iraq invasion should just shut up.

Politics | Trump Politics

NBC Poll: Donald Trump Dominates, Jeb Bush Implodes

According to an NBC News/Marist poll, current GOP frontrunner Donald Trump maintains a strong lead in New Hampshire, while establishment pick Jeb Bush has steadily lost support.

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What Hillary Doesn't Know (Or Want To Understand) About The Bush Tax Cuts

The Bush tax cuts resulted in more tax revenue not less

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NY Times Just Blasted Out of Existence Biggest Myth About George W. Bush & Iraq War

It wasn’t the only justification for the Iraq War, but it certainly has often been held up as the biggest. Although it has been claimed before that chemical weapons had been found in Post-Hussein Iraq, due to new documents uncovered by a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, the New York Times is now reporting it in a piece, “The Secret Casualties of Iraq’s Abandoned Chemical Weapons.”

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No holds barred: President Bush redux - Opinion - Jerusalem Post

Hearing former president George W. Bush speak on Saturday night at the Republican Jewish Coalition in Las Vegas sent me into a nostalgic reverie. The president was in top form, speaking lucidly and compellingly about the threat from Iran and Islamic State. So this is what it’s like to hear a world leader speak about evil with moral conviction. Oh yes, I remember this.

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Bush, Clinton continue unlikely bromance

Continuing what has blossomed into an unlikely postpresidential bromance, the 42nd and 43rd U.S. presidents exchanged social media messages Wednesday, with the former presidents chiding each other over their social media platform choices.

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George W. Bush: This Is Why I Refuse To Criticize Obama

Former President George W. Bush has a simple explanation for why he almost never criticizes his successor: He feels it undermines the office of the presidency.

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What is George W. Bush's only regret over invading Iraq?

From Yahoo News: Invading Iraq was the right decision, but former President George W. Bush does have one regret, he told CBS's Bob Schieffer on Face the Nation, in a wide-ranging interview Sunday that touched on brother Jeb Bush's potential presidential r

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Iraq's WMD: The Shameless New York Times Moves the Goalposts - Larry Elder

Contrary to the expectations of all 16 of our U.S. intelligence agencies, the "weapons hunters" sent to Iraq by President George W. Bush found no "stockpiles" of WMD..10/23/2014 7:13:05AM EST.

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GOP Rep: Obama 'Owes a Profound Apology to George Bush' and Those Who Died Securing Iraq

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- President Barack Obama owes former President George W. Bush and those Americans who died fighting in Iraq an apology, Arizona Republican Rep. Trent Franks said Thursday after attending a classified briefing on ISIS.

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No, Matt Bai, it’s not all Bush’s fault - Hot Air

Let's check the record. In an expansive essay published on Thursday, Yahoo News’ national political columnist Matt Bai dubbed George W. Bush the most influential president in decades. The imprint the former president left on domestic and geopolitics is so expansive that his shadow still looms over virtually every major issue dominating the headlines more than a half-decade after he left office.

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Newspaper Reversal: 'We Were Wrong' -- Obama Worse than Bush

"The Billings Gazette," a Montana newspaper that endorsed President Obama over John McCain in 2008 (but went with Romney in 2012) admitted Friday that they were wrong -- Obama is in fact worse than his predecessor, George W. Bush.

Politics | Op-Ed

The Elder Statement: FLASHBACK: Did GWBush 'Squander' The 9-11 Unanimity? By Larry Elder --Even Bill Maher was pulling for Iraq

Sept. 11 unified America. But President George W. Bush "squandered" this shared sense of purpose. We still hear this drivel, mostly from the left, 10 years after the terror attacks. But how did Bush blow this alleged consensus, this shared sense of purpose presumably expected to last, well, forever?