President Trump sets aside differences in honoring George HW Bush
04 December, 2018, 01:06 | Author: George Williams
U.S. President George W. Bush (R) and his father, former U.S. President George Bush (L) wave as the leave a family wedding at St. John's Episcopal Church May 6, 2006 in Washington, DC.
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Although the two Republican presidents were in many ways polar opposites - the soft-spoken, patrician Bush reportedly once dismissed the blustering New Yorker as a "blowhard" and even voted for his rival Hillary Clinton - Trump paid the late leader a gracious tribute, saying he had "inspired generations of his fellow Americans to public service".
Bush will lie in state in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol from Monday at 7:30 p.m. until Wednesday at 8:45 a.m.
"Air Force One will be taking myself and a lot of our people back to Washington", Trump said. Funding was set to expire for some federal agencies at the end of the week and Trump had been gearing up for a showdown as he's sought billions for the construction of a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border.
"Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro, and I are saddened to announce that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died", he said.
Trump also closed government offices Wednesday and designated it as a national day of mourning, which traditionally occurs on the same day as the Washington component of a late president's state funeral.
Soon after he reached the zenith of his political popularity following the liberation of Kuwait, the USA economy began to sour, however, and voters began to believe that Bush, never a great orator, was out of touch with ordinary people.
Trump mocked the "points of light" phrase at some of his campaign rallies this year. "That's the America we love", she said on Instagram. He was, quite simply, one of the most deep down decent people I have ever known. "Dana Carvey's take on George H.W. Bush has always been one of my favorites", One user wrote. "GREATNESS!" As a candidate, Bush promised "no new taxes" but reversed himself in office. Bush father and son were both part of the pregame ceremonies before game five of the 2017 World Series in Houston, the penultimate game in the Astros' championship win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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The South used the trains to move construction materials north, while clothing and shoes made at the factory park were sent south. Trump also said that "at some point" he would invite Kim to visit the USA , though he gave no indication of when.
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George H.W. Bush
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