(Reuters) – Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War and routed Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi army but lost a chance for a second term after breaking a no-new-taxes pledge, died on Friday at the age of 94.
Bush, the 41st president of the United States, who lived longer than any of his predecessors and possessed one of the most impressive resumes in American political history, died peacefully at his home in Houston, according to a source close to the family.
A survey of financial journalists revealed a stark political contrast, with 58 percent of respondents describing themselves as liberal against just four percent calling themselves conservative.
Former President George W. Bush reaffirmed his support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in a letter to Politico Tuesday.
Former President George W. Bush praised President Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court on Monday, calling it an “outstanding decision” and praising Kavanaugh as a “brilliant jurist.”