Opinion

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She by no means misplaced the torch. Once once we have been at Kennebunkport, my match buddy Rita Beamish, the White House reporter for the A.P., taught the president the right solution to do situps. When phrase acquired again to Bar, she was not amused. Certainly, Poppy cherished his Silver Fox. He as soon as […]

Four Former Presidents Will Be on Hand as Barbara Bush Is Laid to Rest in Texas

Four Former Presidents Will Be on Hand as Barbara Bush Is Laid to Rest in Texas

“Her schedule is busy, but she came out to read to us,” stated Rahul, now a fifth grader. “I’m really proud that I represent a school named after her.” The funeral on Saturday was to be a non-public, invitation-only service for 1,500 relations, associates and dignitaries, however will likely be nationally televised. The viewing on […]

Barbara Bush: Soft Power in Fake Pearls

Barbara Bush: Soft Power in Fake Pearls

For a primary girl famously and proudly tired of vogue, targeted fairly on literacy and her household, it was a strategic alternative. The pearls mirrored her strategy to the job — sensible, with humor and an understanding of custom — and her character in a approach that allowed ladies around the globe to narrate. They […]

Houston Mourns Barbara Bush, Its Revered Matriarch and ‘Salty’ Neighbor

Houston Mourns Barbara Bush, Its Revered Matriarch and ‘Salty’ Neighbor

“Well,” Mrs. Bush replied, “the second act was a bit racy for us.” Mrs. Bush died at her house in Houston on Tuesday on the age of 92. The patrons of Tanglewood Park bear in mind Mrs. Bush in a lot the identical method Houston itself remembers her — as a form of straight-talking grandmother […]

Worker Dies After Fall in Manhattan Subway Tunnel

Dignitaries React to the Death of Barbara Bush

“My grandmother’s entire life was focused on others,” wrote George P. Bush, whose father is Jeb Bush. My grandmother’s whole life was centered on others. For my grandfather, she was his prime adviser and confidante. For her household, she was a gradual, loving and guiding hand. And for her nation, she was an inspiration and […]

Opinion

Opinion

She knew who she was, and she or he noticed no must apologize for it. In the spring of 1990, the administration of Wellesley College — the alma mater, because it occurred, of Hillary Rodham Clinton — invited Barbara Bush, then the primary girl of the United States, to talk at graduation and obtain an […]

Barbara Bush, Wife of 41st President and Mother of 43rd, Dies at 92

Barbara Bush, Wife of 41st President and Mother of 43rd, Dies at 92

As the spouse of the 41st president and the mom of the 43rd, George W. Bush, Mrs. Bush was solely the second lady in American historical past to see a son of hers comply with his father to the White House. (Abigail Adams, spouse of John Adams and mom of John Quincy Adams, was the […]

Opinion

Opinion

By now, no person must be shocked when the Republican Party violates its claims of fiscal rectitude. Increasing the deficit — via large tax cuts, principally for the wealthy — has been the defining characteristic of the celebration’s financial coverage for many years. When Paul Ryan and different Republicans name themselves fiscal conservatives, they’re principally […]