All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘George Bush’

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Gets 10-Year Prison Sentence

Former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin received a 10-year prison term Wednesday after being convicted of bribery, money laundering and other corruption back in February. Nagin, 58, had served two terms in office, and was mayor of New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005. Nagin had accepted roughly $500K from various businesses that wanted to work in the city, …

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High School Diploma Finally Given To 87-year-old

A high school diploma was awarded last Thursday, but this was no normal graduation ceremony. The honored recipient of this particular high school diploma was 87-year-old veteran George Bush. Bush was set to graduate, for the first time, in June of 1945. However, fate had other plans. Instead of earning his high school diploma on schedule, he was drafted that …

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Barbara Bush Celebrates 89th Birthday, Promotes Literacy

Former first lady Barbara Bush celebrated her 89th birthday today in a low-key celebration in Maine. A spokesperson for the family said Barbara held a private dinner on Sunday with her relatives in Kennebunkport, Maine, where the Bush family resides in a summer home. Barbara Bush served as the First Lady from 1989 to 1993, and is the mother of …

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George Bush: $500 Million Raised For Presidential Library

George W. Bush‘s presidency will be be felt throughout the world for some decades to come, and now the 43rd president of the United States has also ensured that his presidential library will be the best-funded presidential center in history. According to a report from Time magazine, President George W. Bush has raised more than $500 million for the George …

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George H.W. Bush Still in Hospital, Could be Discharged as Soon as This Week

Former President George H.W. Bush has been in the Houston-area Methodist Hospital for nearly two months now, battling an illness which included a constant fever. Around Christmas Bush was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) so that hospital staff could “more closely monitor his condition, which was stated to be “guarded” at the time. Now, it appears that the …

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George H.W. Bush “Alert” and “in Good Spirits” in ICU

Former President George H.W. Bush is still in the intensive care unit (ICU) of the Houston-area Methodist Hospital, but a Bush family spokesperson today announced that the former president’s condition is improving. The spokesperson expressed hope that Bush will make it through the current illness. From the statement: ‚ÄúPresident Bush remains in the intensive care unit at Methodist Hospital, where …

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Ex-President Bush Now in Intensive Care

Former President George H.W. Bush has been admitted to the intensive care unit of the Houston-area Methodist hospital. Bush has been in the hospital for more than a month now, battling what is reported to be a constant fever. According to the Houston Chronicle, Bush’s fever is not responding to treatment with Tylenol. The fever rose on Wednesday, December 24, …

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