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‘Kinder, gentler‘ and other George HW Bush quotes

‘Kinder, gentler‘ and other George HW Bush quotes

Former presided over the demise of the Cold War, punctuated by the fall of the Berlin Wall. At 94, he had lived longer than any other U.S. president. Here are some of his noted quotations. “This is America … a brilliant diversity spread like stars, like a thousand points of light in a broad and peaceful sky.” — at Republican […]

Former President George HW Bush dies at 94; Trump designates Wednesday as national day of mourning, markets to close

Former President George HW Bush dies at 94; Trump designates Wednesday as national day of mourning, markets to close

George Herbert Walker Bush, who advocated a “kinder, gentler” conservatism, pursued policies that helped topple the Soviet empire and initiated military campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another, has died. He was 94 and lived longer than any other U.S. president. Bush, who was elected the and fathered the nation‘s 43rd, died late Friday. “George H. W. Bush […]

‘Kinder, gentler‘ and other GHW Bush quotes

‘Kinder, gentler‘ and other GHW Bush quotes

Quotations from former . This is America … a brilliant diversity spread like stars, like a thousand points of light in a broad and peaceful sky.” — at Republican National Convention, Aug. 18, 1988. “The Congress will push me to raise taxes, and I‘ll say no, and they‘ll push, and I‘ll say no, and they‘ll push again. And I‘ll say […]

Former President George HW Bush, who led the world out of the Cold War, dead at age 94

Former President George HW Bush, who led the world out of the Cold War, dead at age 94

George Herbert Walker Bush, the World War II veteran who was elected the and fathered the nation‘s 43rd, died late Friday at the age of 94, his family announced in a statement. The Republican spent decades serving in government before ascending to the nation‘s highest office, having served as United Nations ambassador, CIA chief and vice president under Ronald Reagan, […]