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George W Bush Presidential Center

Attracting Immigrants Grows Our Economy

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 06.09.2015 | Politics
The George W. Bush Institute

The country has an untapped source of economic growth potential, and that is the many creative, industrious and motivated immigrants in our country. But, too often in today's political climate, immigration is cast as a negative, with issues like border security and unauthorized immigration dominating the news cycle.

Light Through the Darkness

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 03.09.2015 | Impact
The George W. Bush Institute

As the story of the Sony hack unfolds, the story of those living in tyranny in North Korea remains largely untold.

Golf's Way of Rehabilitating Wounded Warriors

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 12.09.2014 | Impact
The George W. Bush Institute

No one will ever perfect the game. Nor will wounded soldiers ever be exactly the same. Yet they are progressing, hole by hole.

Leadership for Our Shared Future

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 11.08.2014 | Politics
The George W. Bush Institute

By Margaret Spellings, President of the George W. Bush Presidential Center and Bruce Lindsey, Chairman of the Board of the Clinton Foundation In A...

African First Ladies Summit Shows How Women Can Change Their Societies

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 10.07.2014 | World
The George W. Bush Institute

First Lady Michelle Obama and First Lady Laura Bush on stage during Investing in Our Future at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, August 6, 2014. Photo ...

The Two Realities Facing Education

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 09.29.2014 | Education
The George W. Bush Institute

The degree to which we get students from all backgrounds ready for high-skilled jobs will determine their economic and social mobility. Here, though, is my big worry: We really haven't made up our collective mind that students from disadvantaged and minority families can be -- and should be -- educated to the highest levels.

W. Reveals Himself as 'a Decent Amateur' Artist

Edward Goldman | Posted 06.09.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

It's highly unusual for a public figure -- especially a high-profile politician -- to reveal something very personal and rather uncommon about himself. And to do it willingly?

George W. Bush's Paintings Are Finally Getting Their Own Exhibition

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 02.27.2014 | Arts

Exciting news! Our favorite outsider artist is about to become an insider. As Time notes, the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Tex. an...

A Letter to George W. Bush

Ralph Nader | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics
Ralph Nader

You can imagine my surprise when I received a request from a certain notorious former President of the United States asking for my financial support in his public policy center's efforts to address the "challenges facing our world."

Bush Feeling 'Pretty Good' After Heart Procedure

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics

IRVING, Texas — Former President George W. Bush says he's feeling "pretty good" after undergoing a heart procedure last month and able to go mou...

Jason Linkins

Bush Library Opening Presents 'Delicate' High-Wire Challenge To Obama, For Some Reason

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

The George W. Bush Presidential Center, a museum and library that contains the historic bric-a-brac of President George W. Bush's White House, is bein...

George W. Bush: I 'Wasn't Likely To Be Found In A Library, Much Less Found One'

AP | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

DALLAS -- George W. Bush jokes there was a time in his life that he "wasn't likely to be found in a library, much less found one." He delivered sever...

Presidents Converge At Bush Library Dedication

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN and JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

DALLAS -- George W. Bush shed a sentimental tear. Barack Obama mused about the burdens of the office. Bill Clinton dished out wisecracks. Jimmy Carter...

Bush Center Protest In The Works

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

The George W. Bush Presidential Center at Southern Methodist University is set to be officially dedicated April 25. One activist group plans to mount ...

Working Toward Economic Prosperity For Our Veterans

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 02.11.2013 | Impact
The George W. Bush Institute

Through the Military Service Initiative, the Bush Institute will seek solutions to critical issues that affect post-9/11 veterans including housing, education, wellness and support for military families.

Bush Looks On As Retired Army Corporal Hits Hole-In-One

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

After winning the inaugural Warrior Open golf tournament at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in 2011, Army Cpl. Chad Pfeifer needed a way to top...

The U.S. Needs More Immigrants to Grow the Economy and Create Jobs

The George W. Bush Institute | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business
The George W. Bush Institute

When immigrants are able to come to America and put their talents to use, the economy grows. Strong economic growth is the only way to maintain American competitiveness and solve the jobs crisis, and immigrants want to help. We should let them.

George W. Bush: I Wish They Weren’t Called 'Bush Tax Cuts'

Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

Former President George W. Bush spoke on fiscal policy on Tuesday, taking a jab at President Obama's tax plan and expressing a regret on his own cuts ...

George W. Bush Presidential Center Will Be 'A Place Of Action'

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics

DALLAS — Former President George W. Bush said Monday that his presidential center will be a venue for learning and action, and that it already e...