George Bush (July 6, 1946) 43rd President 2001-2009 The 2000 election was close and controversial. The 9-11 terrorist attacks occurred 8 mos into his presidency. Bush launched the War on Terror. He promoted policies on the economy, health care, education, social security reform. He signed Patriot Act, No Child Left Behind Act, Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act, and tax cuts. Bush was criticized for his handling of Iraq War and Hurricane Katrina, and in 2007 the US entered The Great Recession.
The George W. Bush email scandal the media has conveniently forgotten
Even for a Republican White House that was badly stumbling through George W. Bush’s sixth year in office, the revelation on April 12, 2007 was shocking. Responding to congressional demands for emails in connection with its investigation into the partisan firing of eight U.S. attorneys, the White House announced that as many as five million emails, covering a two-year span, had been lost. ~
Laura Welch Bush ♡ 2001 - 2009 ♡ During her eight years in the White House, Mrs. Laura Bush was a champion of President Bush's ambitious agenda and a gracious representative of the American people. A former teacher and librarian, she has dedicated herself to advancing education and promoting the well-being of women and families worldwide.
The First Ladies - First Lady Michelle Obama wrangled up former First Ladies Laura Bush, Hillary Clinton, Barbara Bush and Rosalynn Carter at opening of the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas on Thursday.
Gerald Rudolph "Jerry" Ford, Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King, Jr.; July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the 38th President of the United States, serving from 1974 to 1977, and the 40th Vice President of the United States serving from 1973 to 1974.
From left: Jimmy Carter, Rosalynn Carter, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, George H.W. Bush, Barbara Bush, Laura Bush, George W. Bush, Michelle Obama and Barack Obama before the George W. Bush Library dedication. (Photo: The Bush Center Twitter)