George W. Bush





George W. Bush

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George Walker Bush was the forty-third President of the United States of America, serving between 2001 and 2009. He previously served as the forty-sixth Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000 and is the eldest son of former President George Herbert Walker Bush and Barbara Bush. He was inaugurated as president on January 20, 2001.

After graduating from college, Bush worked in his family's oil businesses. In 1978, he made an unsuccessful run for the U.S. House of Representatives. He later co-owned the Texas Rangers baseball team before returning to politics in a campaign for Governor of Texas. He defeated Ann Richards and was elected Governor of Texas in 1994. Bush was elected to the Presidency in 2000 as the Republican candidate in a close and c...more


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