This story was originally published by The Texas Tribune. Barbara Pierce Bush, the daughter of former President George W. Bush, will headline a Planned Parenthood fundraiser in North Texas on Wednesday. She will be the keynote speaker...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) In 2004, Emmy Award-winning CBS News producer set out to report a story that would hobble George W. Bush’s campaign for reelection and lend a helping hand to Democratic nominee John F. Kerry. She had been working on the story on and off for years, longer than Ahab had been in search of Moby Dick. Show More Summary
CNN anchor Don Lemon got salty on the air this weekend when a panelist on his show took a page out of President Trump's book and accused the network of spreading "fake news." Paris Dennard, who was President George W. Bush's Director...Show More Summary
Betsy DeVos gave a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), explaining that the programs created by George W. Bush and Barack Obama had failed, and she would replace them with her own ideas. She did not point out that her own ideas have failed too. Show More Summary
Artist Robin Harries takes us behind the scenes of that TV moment from 2000—and looks back at designing a George W Bush effigy getting a blowjob from a dog.
"The Obama Center is due to be so expensive because it will require the construction of both a presidential library and a museum about the lives of Barack and Michelle Obama."
Alexander Acosta, Donald Trump’s new pick for labor secretary, is a much more traditional choice than the failed nomination of fast food CEO Andy Puzder. Acosta has government experience, including at the National Labor Relations Board...Show More Summary
Eight years ago today, President Obama signed the economic stimulus bill into law, marking a major legislative triumph for his new administration. Sixteen years ago at this point, President George W. Bush had submitted his tax cut plan to Congress and was negotiating what would become the No Child...
The newly former chief executive gets the No. 12 slot; Lincoln still at No. 1, and George W. Bush improves.
In that precocious little decade of the aughts (2000-2010, RIP) the culture found itself in a bit of turmoil: George W. Bush was in the midst of a tumultuous presidency, rock ‘n’ was entering a decidedly sad-guy phase, and one-time Hollywood dream couple Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman were divorced. ... More »
The former aide for President George W. Bush is credited with writing the “source code” for the Trump administration.
President Donald Trump named R. Alexander Acosta, a former law school dean and an assistant attorney general under President George W. Bush, to replace Andrew Puzder as his choice to head the Department of Labor. Trump also in a wide-ranging...Show More Summary
Congress has used the act five times. George W. Bush used it just once.
This seems a good moment to revisit “He seems like he’d be a good guy to have a beer with,” the shorthand explanation for the rank anti-intellectualism that put George W. Bush in the White House 17 years ago and later flowered, in our somehow even dumber present, into “Uh actually stupid idiots are good” and made… Read more...
President Trump is set to announce Alexander Acosta as his new pick to head the Department of Labor, NBC News reports. “Acosta served as assistant attorney general for the Civil Rights Division under President George W. Bush, selected by the [...]
Jenna Bush Hager and Kathie Lee Gifford talk about country singer Thomas Rhett and his wife, who revealed they are adopting a child while she is pregnant. Jenna says that her parents, former President George W. Bush and his wife Laura, were planning to adopt before they discovered that they were expecting twins: Jenna and her sister Barbara.
Richard Myers, the former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President George W. Bush, is in his first year as Kansas State president, and it would seem that some of the finer points of college sports fandom have been lost on the 74-year-old military man. Read more...
Donald Trump polls are all over the place both literally and figuratively, but a new Trump poll done by Gallup indicates that more Americans than not are dissatisfied with how the world likely sees the U.S. Fifty-seven percent said they believe the world views the U.S. Show More Summary
When Barack Obama came into office, George W. Bush left him with two wars and an economy teetering on the brink of colossal disaster. Eight years later, Obama handed off to Donald Trump a country with challenges, but no immediate crises looming. Less than a month after taking office, though, Trump...
Political strategist Ana Navarro joined CNN’s Brooke Baldwin on Tuesday afternoon, along with Matt Schlapp, the political director under former President George W. Bush. Navarro and Schlapp exchanged words about White House controversies regarding the resignation of General Michael Flynn and...