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H.W. Thrilled By Students' Flash Mob At His Namesake

The Huffington Post | William McGuinness | Posted 03.13.2013 | College

Former President George H.W. Bush's mouth literally dropped open when Texas A&M students surprised the 88-year-old with a flash mob line dance to coun...

Bush Releases First Post-Hospitalization Photo

AP | Posted 03.07.2013 | Politics

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Former President George H.W. Bush appears to be back to his normal duties as a former president since his lengthy stay in a ...

Obama's Brain Activity Map: Good News For The Psychology of Religion

Kelly Bulkeley, Ph.D. | Posted 05.07.2013 | Religion
Kelly Bulkeley, Ph.D.

In his State of the Union Address, President Obama signaled his interest in launching a renewed collective effort to explore the nature of the human brain. The more we learn about how the brain functions as a whole, the more we will learn about the psychological dimensions of religion.

Jeb Bush Has Eyes On White House

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 03.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jeb Bush has long resisted pressure from supporters to run for president. Now the former Florida governor is signaling that he's at leas...

George H.W. Bush: 'I Am Just An Angry Old Man Hurting For My Son'

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

Former President George H. W. Bush offers intimate observations about low points of his son's presidency in his latest book, set to be released Tuesda...

Remember the Date: This is the Week the Reagan Revolution Died

David Paul | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics
David Paul

Chaos within the Republican Party is not Barack Obama's doing, as John Boehner oddly suggested a few weeks ago. Rather, the last two election cycles have laid bare the untenable contradictions long buried within Republican ranks.

The Most Generous Presidents

Posted 02.18.2013 | Impact

Sure, all of the leaders of the free world are supposed to share in the glory of Presidents Day. But, here at HuffPost Impact, we’d like to take a m...

Secret Service Investigates Bush Drama

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

By Samuel P. Jacobs (Reuters) - The Secret Service is investigating the hacking of email accounts belonging to members of the Bush fami...

Republicans and Immigration

Charles Kolb | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics
Charles Kolb

From a political perspective, the current approach of the Republican Party borders on suicidal. But it is more than that: It is also wrong on the merits. As Reagan showed us, America has always been about openness, about welcoming citizens from around the world.

LOOK: Bush Sr. Makes First Post-Hospital Appearance

Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

Former President George H.W. Bush made his first public outing last weekend after being hospitalized for nearly two months. NBC News' Janet Shamlia...

How Many Homes Does it Take to Be President?

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics
Jonathan A. Schein

With another presidential election cycle and inauguration behind us, it might be worth noting something that may be an indicator of which presidential candidate will actually win -- no matter which party he (or she) -- represents.

Read My Lips: Yes, New Taxes

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 03.30.2013 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

To equitably reduce the deficit in a way that maintains good faith with the American people requires tax increases. Yes, new taxes are necessary. Especially those focused on the speculators who caused the crash.

Young Bush Raises Over $1 Million In Two Months For State Campaign

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

George P. Bush is putting his family name and legacy to use as he raises funds in the early stages of a potential 2014 run for state office. The y...

Powell Positions the Debate Over Chuck Hagel

William Bradley | Posted 03.16.2013 | World
William Bradley

Neither Hagel nor Obama could have asked for a better witness on their behalf than Powell. Not unless Dwight Eisenhower himself got hold of a time machine.

George H.W. Bush Released From Hospital

Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

Former President George H.W. Bush was released from Methodist Hospital on Monday after spending nearly two months in the hospital's care. “Mr. B...

George H.W. Bush May Be Released From Hospital Monday

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

By Corrie MacLaggan AUSTIN, Texas, Jan 14 (Reuters) - Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush may go home on Monday from the Houston ho...

Bush Could Be Leaving Hospital Soon

Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

HOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush could be discharged from a Houston hospital within days after nearly two months of treatment for il...

Another George Bush Has His Sights Set On Higher Office

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — George Prescott Bush is gearing up to run for a little-known but powerful office in a state where his family already is a politi...

Why the Hagel Battle Made More Sense for Obama Than the Rice Battle

William Bradley | Posted 03.11.2013 | World
William Bradley

Why did President Barack Obama choose a big battle with Republicans over Chuck Hagel rather than Susan Rice? Obama himself, of course, has not said. He never said that UN Ambassador Rice was his first choice for secretary of state.

Spokesman Gives Update On Bush Sr. Recovery

AP | MICHAEL GRACZYK | Posted 03.09.2013 | Politics

HOUSTON — President George H.W. Bush's recovery from a bronchitis-related cough and subsequent complications is "continuing" and there's still n...

Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone In 2013

Bill Marriott | Posted 03.06.2013 | Travel
Bill Marriott

Stepping out of your comfort zone is important in life. I've tried to seek adventure and excitement; that's why I love to travel. But as we grow older, we get cautious. Here's why we shouldn't.

Magazine Mistakenly Publishes George H.W. Bush Obituary

AP | Posted 03.01.2013 | Media

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's respected news weekly Der Spiegel mistakenly published an obituary Sunday for former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, hours ...

Bush Remains Hospitalized

AP | Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

HOUSTON — Former President George H.W. Bush's condition continued to improve Saturday, prompting doctors to move him out of intensive care, a sp...

Bush Sr.'s Health Looking Up

Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

By MICHAEL GRACZYK, The ASSOCIATED PRESS HOUSTON -- Former President George H.W. Bush remains in intensive care at a Houston hospital, but he's imp...

Radio Station Falsely Reports Death Of George H.W. Bush

Posted 02.27.2013 | Media

A Texas radio station was forced to apologize on Thursday after falsely reporting that former president George H.W. Bush had died. The Dallas Obser...