• Historian Jon Meacham Delivers Stirring Eulogy at George H.W. Bush's Funeral: ‘A 20th Century Founding Father'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Presidential historian Jon Meacham delivered a solemn and emotional eulogy on Wednesday at the funeral for former president George H.W. Bush .
    As Meacham honored Bush's military service and joked about Dana Carvey ‘s legendary SNL impression, he called the former president “America's last great soldier statesman, a 20th century founding father.” He spoke of how Bush entered the political arena to continue his service to his country, and how he answered that calling through the accomplishments of his presidency.
    “Strong and gracious, comforting and charming, loving and loyal, he was our...
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  • WATCH: George W. Bush Passes Candy to Michelle Obama at Funeral

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Things were chilly in the front row at the late President George H.W. Bush ‘s state funeral on Wednesday morning when the Trumps greeted their White House predecessors, but warmed up considerably when former President George W. Bush arrived.
    Upon arrival at the National Cathedral, Donald Trump shook hands with former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama , who looked like she was shaking hands with a plate of room-temperature sushi. Trump did not acknowledge, nor was he acknowledged by, former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton .
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  • Michelle Obama Freezes Donald Trump In Handshake At State Funeral of George H.W. Bush

    4 days ago - By Deadline

    No kumbaya moment at the National Cathedral as current and surviving POTUS's and spouses shared the Awkward Pew during the state funeral of President George H.W. Bush .
    President Barack Obama was seen smiling slightly, presumably at the uncomfortable-ness of getting elected to sit immediately next to the current First Family, who previously headed the birther conspiracy movement that declared Obama's presidency to be illegal. It was Obama's first encounter with President Do...
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  • Watch as George HW Bush leaves the Capitol for the last time

    4 days ago - By CNBC

    Former President George H.W Bush is carried from the United States Capitol building at the start of his funeral.
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  • No one had a greater sense of humor than Bush, says former press secretary

    4 days ago - By CNBC

    Peter Roussel, former press secretary under George H.W. Bush, speaks with 'Squawk on the Street' about one of George H.W. Bush's favorite jokes.
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  • Watch the Livestream of former President George H.W. Bush's State Funeral

    4 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Mourners are gathering to pay their respects to George H.W. Bush , who died at the age of 94 on Nov. 30.
    “George Herbert Walker Bush, World War II naval aviator, Texas oil pioneer, and 41st President of the United States of America, died on November 30, 2018. He was 94 and is survived by his five children and their spouses, 17 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and two siblings,” the former president's office said in a statement at the time.
    “He was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Barbara ; his second child Pauline ‘Robin' Bush; and his brothers Prescott and William or...
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  • George W. Bush Slips Michelle Obama a Piece of Candy at His Father's Funeral Service

    4 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    George W. Bush's fondness for Michelle Obama was evident on Wednesday, as the grieving son snuck her what appeared to be a piece of candy at the state funeral for his father, former president George H.W. Bush .
    The former president was greeting his predecessors and successors in the first row at the National Cathedral, when he removed what looked like candy from his pocket and handed it to Mrs. Obama. She smiled at the gesture.
    Mrs. Obama, 54, was attending with her husband, former President Barack Obama. Obama and George W. Bush were two of the five living presidents in attendance for the...
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  • WATCH: Trump Shakes Hands with Obamas, Doesn't Greet Clintons at Bush Funeral

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    As President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump entered George H.W. Bush's funeral service at Washington National Cathedral, he immediately greeted the Obamas, but did not acknowledge the Clintons, who were sitting just two spaces from the first couple.
    In the clip, Trump can be seen walking up to his seat and shaking hands with Barack Obama and then Michelle Obama , who appeared less than thrilled with the sitting situation. However, Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton sat just feet away, looking straight ahead and appearing unbothered by the president's entrance.
    George W. Bush and...
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  • Watch: State Funeral Honors George H.W. Bush in D.C

    4 days ago - By NBC

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  • All 5 Living Presidents and First Ladies Attend George H.W. Bush's Service at National Cathedral

    4 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    All five living presidents gathered on Wednesday to honor a man who once sat in the Oval Office.
    President Donald Trump and former Presidents Barack Obama , George W. Bush , Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter attended George H.W. Bush ‘s service Wednesday at the Washington National Cathedral, where the former president was remembered after he died at age 94 last Friday .
    First Lady Melania Trump and former first ladies Michelle Obama , Laura Bush , Hillary Clinton and Rosalynn Carter also paid tribute to the 41st commander in chief.
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  • George H.W. Bush's 1958 Letter Discussing His Late Daughter Robin Will Make You Weep

    George H.W. Bush's 1958 Letter Discussing His Late Daughter Robin Will Make You Weep

    4 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Since former president George H.W. Bush passed away at age 94 on Nov. 30 , our newsfeeds have been flooded with stories about his family and time spent in office. But the most heartbreaking parts of the 43rd president's life stem from the fact he lost his daughter Pauline Robinson - or Robin for short - to leukemia in 1953 when she was just 3 years old.
    In his book, All The Best, he shared a letter that he wrote to his mother about Robin in 1958, and what he has to say about his late daughter is moving.
    "to think of Robin as though she were a part, a living part, of our vital and energetic...
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  • How to Watch George H.W. Bush Memorial Service

    4 days ago - By The Wrap

    George H.W. Bush, the nation's 41st president, is being honored Wednesday at 11 a.m, ET at the Washington National Cathedral.
    The 94-year-old Bush died on Friday after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.
    While the service is a private event, the public can watch online by tuning into one of the many news outlets streaming the ceremony on YouTube that include The Washington Post , CBSN, CNN , NBC News, Fox News , ABC News, and USA Today .
    For those that want to tune in using their TV, major news networks including ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, and C-Span will also be providing live coverage of...
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  • George H.W. Bush's Five Children Watch as His Casket Leaves Capitol Building for the Final Time

    4 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    All five of the living Bush children and their spouses stood outside of the U.S. Capitol Building to watch as their father's casket was removed on Wednesday morning after lying in state since Monday evening.
    Members of the military carried the 41s president of the United States' flag-draped casket as others lined the steps of the building and saluted. Canons were fired in honor as a military band played as Bush's casket was loaded into the presidential hearse.
    The motorcade will take Bush's body past the White House, and to the Washington National Cathedral.
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  • George H.W. Bush Memorial Service Livestream - Watch

    4 days ago - By Deadline

    The memorial service for George H.W. Bush , the 41st President of the United States, is getting underway at 11 AM ET the National Cathedral in Washington DC.
    At least four people will deliver eulogies at the service: President George W. Bush, former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, former Sen. Alan Simpson and presidential historian and Bush 41 biographer Jon Meacham.
    The event will also include in attendance the Bush family, politicians and dignitaries, and all...
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  • The Funeral Service for Former President George H.W. Bush

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  • George HW Bush honored at the Capitol Rotunda

    4 days ago - By CNBC

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports from Washington on the nation remembering George H.W. Bush as he lays in the Capitol Rotunda for public viewing.
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  • President George HW Bush leaves behind a legacy of great and steady leadership, says former aide

    4 days ago - By CNBC

    Joe Watkins, former White House aide to President George H.W. Bush, joins 'Squawk Box' to share some of his memories of the late president.
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  • Bush didn't believe in permanent enemies, says former deputy assistant

    4 days ago - By CNBC

    Ed Rogers, former deputy assistant to President George H.W. Bush, joins 'Squawk on the Street' to share his memories of the late president.
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  • The nobility of George HW Bush is something we don't see anymore, says Ken Duberstein

    4 days ago - By CNBC

    Ken Duberstein, former Reagan White House chief of staff, joins 'Squawk on the Street' to share his memories of the late president.
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  • WATCH: President George H.W. Bush Funeral Coverage

    4 days ago - By Who TV

    Special coverage honoring the life and legacy of former President George H.W. Bush, who passed away on Friday at the age of 94.
    A motorcade will travel from the Capitol, where President Bush was lying in state, to the the National Cathedral beginning at 9:00 a.m. The funeral service is expected to begin at 10:00 a.m.
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