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December 10th, 2014
06:15 PM ET

Gonzales: Torture report may be 'biased'

Alberto Gonzales, former attorney general under President George W. Bush, speaks about the released CIA torture report.

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Filed under: Alberto Gonzales • CIA • George W. Bush • National security • Terror • Terror report • Wolf Blitzer
September 8th, 2014
06:59 PM ET

Two former presidents laugh it up

Bill Clinton and George W. Bush sounded like old college buddies when they appeared in Washington on Monday.

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Filed under: Bill Clinton • George W. Bush • Politics
August 6th, 2013
06:48 PM ET

George W. Bush undergoes heart procedure

Former President George W. Bush, known for having an active lifestyle, underwent a heart procedure in Dallas.

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Filed under: George W. Bush • Heart • Medical • Tom Foreman
July 3rd, 2013
11:26 AM ET

First lady: White House a nice prison

In a rare joint appearance, first lady Michelle Obama and Former first lady Laura Bush were on stage, laughing about shared experiences and giving advice to fellow first ladies–even talking about Michelle's 'bang backlash' that swept the nation.

The two women spoke at the First Ladies Summit in Africa on Tuesday, as President Barack Obama and the first family wrapped up their week-long trip to the fast-developing continent.


Filed under: Barack Obama • First Lady • George W. Bush
July 2nd, 2013
10:48 AM ET

George W. Bush builds on legacy in Africa

Former President George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, are in Africa this week, where they renovated a cancer screening clinic in Zambia and commemorated the victims of the 1998 U.S. Embassy bombing in Tanzania.

The clinic, which is designed help women fight cervical cancer, builds on the former president's work fighting AIDS on the continent. While he was in office, Bush set up a plan that dramatically reduced the number of AIDS deaths in Africa.


Filed under: George W. Bush • Interviews • Robyn Curnow
March 5th, 2013
02:14 PM ET

George H.W. Bush opens up about his son, bond with Clinton

CNN's Wolf Blitzer reports on President George H. W. Bush's letters to his son, George W. Bush.

Today in the 5pm ET hour on CNN, Wolf Blitzer will delve into the elder Bush's bond with Bill Clinton.

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July 9th, 2012
08:10 PM ET

Jeb Bush not being vetted for VP, son says

(CNN) – Former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida is not being vetted for the job of vice president by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, his son said in a Monday interview.

"He's not being vetted right now," George P. Bush said on CNN's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer." "He's one of the few politicians that does what he says in the sense that he's not actively pursuing a higher office."


Filed under: 2012 election • George P. Bush • George W. Bush • Jeb Bush
July 6th, 2012
06:07 PM ET

Bush helps battle cancer in Africa

George W. Bush visits African nations to support efforts to fight cervical and breast cancer.

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Filed under: Africa • cancer • George W. Bush • Health
May 31st, 2012
10:27 PM ET

Bush jokes, reflects at White House portrait unveiling

Washington (CNN) - There were smiles, laughter and tears - but little politics - when former Presidents George W. Bush and his father, George H. W. Bush, joined current President Barack Obama at the White House for the unveiling Thursday of the younger Bush's official portrait.

An emotional ceremony in the East Room saw the new White House residents thanking their predecessors for their service to the nation and for helping them out during the move more than three years ago.



Filed under: George W. Bush • Situation Room • White House