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George Bush Press Conference

Obama's Press Conference Answers Three Formal Grade-Levels Higher Than Bush's First

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

I copied each transcript into separate Word documents, deleted the intros and all reporter questions, leaving just the unscripted answers to all questions. Then I ran Word's readability tool.

Bush's Last Press Conference Monday (VIDEO)

AP | JENNIFER LOVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In a nostalgic final news conference, President George W. Bush defended his record vigorously and at times sentimentally Monday. He...

Bush and Cheney Mosey Off Into the Sunset, Cowboys Till the End

Phil Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Phil Bronstein

For all the frat boy smirking and righteous indignation about policies that even he now admits could have used a little more work, George Bush is not someone unmarked by his own presidency.

Bush Mocks Presidents Who Feel Self-Pity

ABC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"The phrase 'burdens of the office' is overstated," President Bush said today at his 47th and final presser. "You know, it's kind of like, 'Why me?'"...

Sam Stein

Bush Echoes Obama: Afghanistan Is Descending Into Iraq-Like Insurgency

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Bush, during a news conference on Tuesday, compared current-day Afghanistan to the war in Iraq in the height of its insurgency. In the proce...