Mainstream media grieves for Bush with whitewashed tributes and tear-jerker tweets

Mainstream media grieves for Bush with whitewashed tributes and tear-jerker tweets

Mainstream media grieves for Bush with whitewashed tributes and tear-jerker tweets

Family spokesman Jim McGrath says Bush died shortly after 10 p.m. Friday, about eight months after the death of his wife, Barbara Bush.

Vice-President Mike Pence and Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell also spoke.

A longtime senator and congressman from Kansas, Dole was then helped back into his wheelchair where he sat for several moments in front of the casket of his former colleague.

During Dole's salute to Bush, the attending crowd remained silent.

"He was the Republican presidential nominee in 1996", writes Fox News.

Another photo shared Monday showed Sully with Bush family members before the president's casket was taken to Ellington Air Force Base.

Bush slipped a candy into Michelle Obama's hand during a State Funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral.

At Wednesday's Washington funeral service at the National Cathedral, there was high praise for the last of the presidents to have fought in World War II - and a hefty dose of humour about a man whose speaking delivery was once described as a cross between Mister Rogers and John Wayne.

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President Donald Trump wasn't in attendance Thursday, but Baker seemed to draw a gentle contrast by saying Bush respected vanquished adversaries.

Walesa is credited with a key role in bringing down the communist system in Poland in 1989 and went on to serve as the first democratic-era president, from 1990-95.

In a drizzling rain, former U.S. President George H.W. Bush was buried Thursday at his family plot behind the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University.

George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton eventually became close friends and traveled together internationally.

Bush died last week in Houston at age 94. In the second row are Vice President Mike Pence, and his wife Karen Pence, former Vice President Dan Quayle, and his wife Marilyn Quayle and former Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife Lynn Cheney, former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden.

"I think he was one of the kindest, most generous men", said Marge Frazier, who visited the downtown statue Sunday while showing friends from California around. Bush was elected USA president in 1988 as the successor to Ronald Reagan.

Like Bush, Dole is a military veteran. Jeb Bush and his wife joined along with about a dozen other members of the Bush family.

Flags on public buildings are flying at half-staff for 30 days.

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