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Former President George H. W. Bush Dies : December 1 and December 5, 2018
Former President George H. W. Bush Dies
Megan Howes

Former U.S. president George H. W. Bush died on November 30, 2018, at his home in Houston, Texas, at the age of ninety-four. Bush was widely memorialized as a pragmatic and temperate leader who presided over a transitional era of American influence in the world with integrity and optimism. Americans of both parties and leaders abroad mourned the passing of the forty-first president and contemplated what some described as a bygone era of public service and civility in American politics.

Politics and Public Service

Six months after Japan’s 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor propelled the United States into conflict, Bush celebrated ...

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