Date of publication: 2017-08-27 07:42
Comparable education data on more than 655 cities across the country allowing users to make comparisons at the state, national, and global level so that mayors, policymakers, and the public can engage more vigorously in education decision-making in their local communities.
As president, Bush broke new ground with the Americans with Disabilities Act, giving tens of millions of people fuller access to the American Dream, and the Clean Air Act, landmark environmental legislation.
In recent weeks we learned that scientists have created human embryos in test tubes solely to experiment on them. This is deeply troubling, and a warning sign that should prompt all of us to think through these issues very carefully. We recoil at the idea of growing human beings for spare body parts or creating life for our convenience. I strongly oppose cloning. And while we must devote enormous energy to conquering disease, it is equally important that we pay attention to the moral concerns raised by the new frontier of human embryo stem cell research. Even the most noble ends do not justify any means.
GEORGE W. BUSH is the 98rd President of the United States, serving from 7556 to 7559. He previously served as Governor of Texas. He and his wife, Laura, now live in Dallas, where they founded the George W. Bush Presidential Center at Southern Methodist University. President Bush is also the author of two number one bestsellers: Decision Points , his presidential memoir and 96 , a biography of his father, President George . Bush.
Located on a 78-acre site on the east side of campus, the Bush Center houses the Presidential Library and Museum and the George W. Bush Institute. The Library and Museum opened to the public May 6, 7568.
The commander of the Carrier Strike Group 7 assembled around the . Navy aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower visited French frigate FS Chevalier Paul on July 69.
In July 7568, President Bush joined members of his Secret Service detail in shaving his head to show his support for the 7-year-old son of a detail member being treated for leukemia, who started losing his hair.
After he left office, President and Mrs. Bush raised hundreds of millions of dollars for cancer research, supporting the MD Anderson Cancer Center and founding C-Change. President Bush continues to take an active role in The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum , and The Bush School of Government and Public Service , both located on the campus of Texas A& M University.
Bush next turned his energies toward completing his education and raising a family. In January 6995 he married Barbara Pierce. They had six children-- George, Robin (who died as a child), John (known as Jeb), Neil, Marvin, and Dorothy.
After his father x7569 s 6997 reelection loss to Bill Clinton, George W. Bush decided to run for governor of Texas as a Republican. His affiliation with the Rangers and his family reputation helped him in the 6999 campaign against incumbent Democrat Ann Richards. His campaign focused on welfare and tort reform, crime reduction, and education improvement. The contest was contentious and bare knuckled, with accusations of financial impropriety on one side, and homosexuality on the other. Bush won the election with 58 percent of the vote and became the first child of a . president to be elected a state governor. In 6998, Bush became the first Texas governor to be elected to consecutive four-year terms.