Friday, March 20, 2015

An exhibit at The George W. Bush Presidential Center will explore the relationship between baseball and U.S. presidents.

Dallas Morning News
By Julie Fancher
Thursday, March 19, 2015

“Baseball is a subject that is near and dear to the president and Mrs. Bush’s heart,” said Margaret Spellings, president of the Bush Center, at a preview of the exhibit.

Dallas Morning News
By Julie Fancher
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

The first major exhibit of the year at the George W. Bush Presidential Center, “Baseball: America’s Presidents, America’s Pastime” is set to open Saturday.

By Joy Y. Wang
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

An activist working with the George W. Bush Institute’s Liberty and Leadership Forum was arrested in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, earlier this week during protests calling for more transparency in the country’s education system.

By Emily Greenhouse
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Since he left office, the former president has been silent about many foreign-policy issues. But when police arrested a Burmese student, he and the former first lady were moved to make their voices heard

New York Times
By Peter Baker
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The Bushes were personally upset by the fact that one of those arrested wasPhyoe Phyoe Aung, the general secretary of the All-Burma Federation of Student Unions and a member of the 2014 class in the Bush Institute’s Liberty and Leadership Forum. 

U.S. World & News Report
By Margaret Spellings
Monday, March 16, 2015

The success of every student in reading and doing math on grade level is vital to the future success of our nation. As someone who was on the front lines of the deliberations on No Child Left Behind when it became law in 2002, I know that annual assessment data, required under the law, is critical to informing parents, teachers and the public about how all students are performing. 

Dallas Morning News
By Julie Fancher
Friday, March 13, 2015

Former U.S. Rep. Martin Frost, D-Dallas, and Tom Davis, R-Va., decried the fall of moderates and a lack of decorum in Congress during a discussion Thursday night at the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

By Terry Neese
Sunday, March 8, 2015

At the council meeting, we had a wide discussion with Mrs. Ghani and Mrs. Bush on new goals and activities that our programs are generating in Afghanistan. We also discussed ways to take our programs from Kabul to the provinces. 

By Alisyn Camerota
Sunday, March 8, 2015

Former First Lady Laura Bush sits down with New Day's Alisyn Camerota to discuss the work she and her husband are doing to support women in the Middle East.