Former first daughter Barbara Pierce Bush has been announced as the keynote speaker for an annual luncheon benefiting Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas, according to the organization's website. Read more| Linking Blogs | Comments
FBI Director James Comey is again in a familiar spot these days — the middle of political tumult. As a high-ranking Justice Department official in the George W. Bush administration, … Click to Continue »
Daniel L. Davis Security, Why the Desert Fox dominated. On August 2, 1990 Saddam Hussein invaded the oil-rich country of Kuwait. President George H. W. Bush immediately ordered U.S. troops to Saudi Arabia to defend its ally, and demanded Saddam withdraw or risk U.S. Show More Summary
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
It's 1992 and Bill Moyers asking his his intellectual panel about the remix video made from George H.W. Bush's "Read my lips: No new taxes." You can watch the video, followed — beginning at 2:11 — by the egg-headed discussion:I got that...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
President George H. W. Bush started 2017 with a stint in the hospital, after he was diagnosed with a case of pneumonia. Although he was treated and then released from the hospital on Jan. 30, fake news sites recently pronounced the 41st president's death. 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...