Press Releases

Thursday, April 17, 2014

From May 1-3, President George W. Bush will host the fourth annual Warrior 100K (W100K), a 100-kilometer mountain bike ride for United States military personnel seriously wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan. This year’s ride will take place at President and Mrs.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The CDC Foundation and the George W. Bush Institute today announced a new partnership to help stem the tide of cervical cancer in low- and middle-income countries based on a $3.6 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

"During the last 50 years, educational progress has been generally positive – but completely insufficient. Education in America is no longer legally separate, but it is still not effectively equal. Quality education for everyone, of every background, remains one of the most urgent civil rights issues of our time."

Sunday, April 6, 2014

“Laura and I congratulate the more than seven million people of Afghanistan who voted in historic elections this weekend.  By casting their ballots and participating in their young democracy, the Afghan people are sending a clear message to the Taliban and the world that they choose freedom over

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Today, the Bush Institute’s Women’s Initiative Fellowship welcomed seventeen aspiring female leaders from Tunisia as the third class of Women’s Initiative Fellows. The inaugural class of Fellows, convened in 2012, was made up of 13 Egyptian women. The second Fellowship began in March 2013 and is comprised of 19 Egyptian women.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Visitors to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum will have the opportunity to experience two special exhibits in 2014: The Art of Leadership: A President’s Personal Diplomacy and All Creatures Great and Small: Christmas at the White House 2002.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Read a transcript of the remarks by President George W. Bush delivered at the Bush Institute's "Empowering Our Nation's Warriors" summit on Wednesday, February 19, 2014.

Friday, February 7, 2014

On February 19th, the George W. Bush Institute at the Bush Center will bring together leaders from across the private, public, and non-profit sectors to examine how Americans can more effectively support transitioning warriors and their families. President George W. Bush will address the Summit to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing post 9-11 veterans, and how the Bush Institute will work with leaders across all sectors to unite the efforts of communities, non-profits, businesses, academics, and individuals to create a coalition of effective and efficient resources for veterans and their families.

Saturday, January 11, 2014

"Laura and I join our friends in Israel and around the world in mourning the loss of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.  I was honored to know this man of courage and call him friend.

Sunday, December 29, 2013

"Laura and I send our sincere condolences to Annette and the Simmons family.  Dallas has lost a generous benefactor to many worthy causes.  And we, like many others, have lost a friend in Harold."