Public to get rare insight into President George HW Bush
March 1st, 2013
05:32 PM ET
1 year ago

Public to get rare insight into President George HW Bush

Washington (CNN) - The public will get to see more of the private thoughts and photos of former President George Herbert Walker Bush next week on topics ranging from the bitter 2000 election featuring his son, the Supreme Court decision that decided the outcome of that campaign, the younger Bush's presidency, the Sept. 11th attacks and his unique partnership and friendship with his one-time rival, former President Bill Clinton.

On Tuesday the publisher Scribner will release an updated version of Bush's 1999 book All The Best, George Bush: My Life in Letters and Other Writings.
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Investigation opened into hacked Bush family e-mails
February 8th, 2013
08:25 AM ET
2 years ago

Investigation opened into hacked Bush family e-mails

(CNN) – The United States Secret Service is investigating the hacking and publication of private e-mails between members of the Bush family, including former Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush, which were published online late Thursday.

"The Secret Service is investigating this matter," the agency's spokesman Ed Donovan told CNN on Friday.
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Bushes will not attend inauguration
January 18th, 2013
09:18 PM ET
2 years ago

Bushes will not attend inauguration

(CNN) - Neither former President George H.W. Bush nor his son former President George W. Bush will attend the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

Both attended Obama's first inauguration in 2009, when the younger Bush's second term ended. Former presidents often attend inaugurations and have prominent seats alongside legislators, Supreme Court justices and other dignitaries.
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Bush 41 released from hospital
January 14th, 2013
01:36 PM ET
2 years ago

Bush 41 released from hospital

(CNN) – Former President George H.W. Bush was discharged Monday from the hospital in Houston where he spent several weeks receiving treatment for bronchitis, a bacterial infection and a persistent cough, his spokesman Jim McGrath said in a statement.

Dr. Amy Mynderse, the internal medicine physician in charge of the former president's care, added that Bush "has improved to the point that he will not need any special medication when he goes home, but he will continue physical therapy."
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Bush 41 mending, watches football in hospital
January 7th, 2013
04:36 PM ET
2 years ago

Bush 41 mending, watches football in hospital

(CNN) - Former President George H.W. Bush continues to recover from his maladies after over a month in a Houston hospital, his office said Monday.

The latest statement on the 41st president's health contained no new details about his condition or treatment, but did allow he had recently been watching football.
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Oak Ridge Boys serenade former President Bush in hospital
December 29th, 2012
07:25 PM ET
1 year ago

Oak Ridge Boys serenade former President Bush in hospital

(CNN) - The Oak Ridge Boys, the gospel-turned-country crooners who had their heyday in the mid-1970s and early 1980s, gave the hospitalized former President George H.W. Bush "a real shot in the arm" on Friday.

"That is great," Bush can be heard saying in a recording provided by the group after their rendition of "Amazing Grace."
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Former President George H.W. Bush no longer in intensive care
December 29th, 2012
03:57 PM ET
2 years ago

Former President George H.W. Bush no longer in intensive care

(CNN) - Former President George H.W. Bush was moved Saturday out of the intensive care unit of the Houston hospital where he has been for more than a month.

"President Bush's condition has improved, so he has been moved today from the intensive care unit to a regular patient room at The Methodist Hospital to continue his recovery," his office said in a statement distributed by spokesman Jim McGrath.
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Bush still in hospital ICU, but singing with doctors
December 28th, 2012
01:53 PM ET
1 year ago

Bush still in hospital ICU, but singing with doctors

Houston (CNN) – George H.W. Bush is singing with doctors and nurses in the Houston hospital where he's been a patient for more than a month, according to the most recent update from the former president's spokesman.

"President Bush remains in the intensive care unit at Methodist Hospital, where he continues to improve," Jim McGrath wrote Friday. "The President is alert and, as always, in good spirits - and his exchanges with doctors and nurses now include singing. The Bushes thank everyone for their prayers and good wishes and, like their doctors, are cautiously optimistic that the current course of treatment will be effective."
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December 26th, 2012
01:19 PM ET
2 years ago

Bush 41 in intensive care with 'stubborn fever'

(CNN) - Former President George H.W. Bush remains in an intensive care unit at a Houston hospital with a "stubborn fever that is slightly elevated," his spokesman told CNN on Wednesday.

He has been in the intensive care unit at Methodist Hospital since Sunday, spokesman Jim McGrath said, and has been hospitalized there for over a month.
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Filed under: George H.W. Bush • Texas
Former President George H.W. Bush to remain in hospital over Christmas
December 24th, 2012
03:15 PM ET
2 years ago

Former President George H.W. Bush to remain in hospital over Christmas

(CNN) –Former President George Herbert Walker Bush will remain in a Houston, Texas, hospital over Christmas despite doctors' hopes last week he could be home by the holiday, his spokesman told CNN.

Bush has had a few setbacks in the last week, including a low-grade fever, which have been frustrating to him and his doctors.
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