Tag: George H.W. Bush

Barbara Bush (1925-2018), a Life in Photos

Former First Lady Barbara Bush, the wife of America’s 41st president and mother of its 43rd, passed away on Tuesday evening in Houston, Texas, with her husband of 73 years holding her hand. This is her life in photos.

Donald Trump Vows Reversal of Bush/Clinton/Obama Era Trade Disasters

“From Bush 1 to present, our country has lost more than 55,000 factories, 6,000,000 manufacturing jobs and accumulated trade deficits of more than 12 trillion dollars,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “Last year we had a trade deficit of almost 800 billion dollars. Bad policies & leadership. Must WIN again!”

George W. Bush Daughter Seen at $5K Per Ticket Clinton Fundraiser

It appears that there is another member of the Bush clan supporting Hillary Clinton for president after reports surfaced that George W’s daughter, Barbara, attended a Saturday night fundraiser for Hillary. The $5,000 per ticket event allowed partygoers the opportunity to hobnob with Clinton’s top aide, Huma Abedin.

Politico: Bush Family and Clintons Have ‘Mutual Regard’ for Each Other and ‘Shared Disgust for Trump’

Eli Stokols writes in Politico on the recent reports that former President George H.W. Bush and other members of the Bush family will be voting for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. According to one source close to the Bush family, the Clintons and Bushes have a “mutual regard” for each other, as well as a “shared disgust for Trump as someone so far outside of that club” of presidential families.

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Caddell: George H.W. Bush Endorsement of Hillary Clinton Is Establishment ‘Protection Racket’

Long-time Democratic pollster Pat Caddell joined Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Alex Marlow on Tuesday to discuss recent polling, as well as news that former President George H.W. Bush may be voting for Democrat Hillary Clinton. “This is a protection racket here, and they have never been under greater threat,” said Caddell, referencing the candidacy of GOP nominee Donald Trump.

Lingering Anti-Trump Republicans Worse than Hillary

After facing their Waterloo in Indiana, establishment Republicans and Cruz conservatives refuse to face reality. Like a petulant child who is denied a Happy Meal, self-interest and pride have taken the place of the duty owed to their party, their country. This, however, cannot be tolerated.

10 Top Republicans Sitting Out the RNC Convention

Trump-resistant and election battling Republicans including two former Presidents, two former Republican nominees, and several former 2016 presidential hopefuls are offering up excuses for why they will not attend the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next week, notably among them a break with a history of former Presidents attending their party’s convention.

Pat Buchanan: GOP Elites Not Attending Convention Because Trump’s ‘Insurrection’ Against Romney/Ryan Wing on Trade, Immigration, Foreign Policy Succeeded

Conservative commentator and former GOP presidential candidate Pat Buchanan argued this weekend that GOP elites who represent the globalist wing of the party will not attend this year’s convention because Donald Trump’s insurrection against them on trade, immigration, and foreign policy has succeeded.