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George W. Bush's Presidency

The 2000 election between George W. Bush, the Republican candidate, and Democratic candidate Al Gore remains controversial because the vote between the two candidates was so close. The election was...

Latest answer posted May 8, 2017 9:49 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

In a short answer, so much was unusual about the 2000 Presidential Election. One specific example of what was unusual was the level of closeness between both candidates in polling and actual vote...

Latest answer posted June 11, 2012 11:50 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

There have been some famous lines uttered by our presidents throughout history. President Roosevelt’s statement of “Only thing we have nothing to fear is fear itself” is one example. “Ask not what...

Latest answer posted May 24, 2016 8:22 pm UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

George W. Bush won the election by securing a majority of votes in the electoral college, pure and simple. The election became complicated because of the closeness of the popular vote in Florida....

Latest answer posted February 2, 2012 8:36 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

The 2000 presidential election was between Democrat Al Gore and Republican George W. Bush. It was a close election, and the results were ultimately decided by the 25 electoral votes belonging to...

Latest answer posted October 24, 2016 6:18 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

President George W. Bush made two significant speeches in the aftermath of the 9/11/2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. The first, delivered that day, made this statement on...

Latest answer posted April 29, 2012 2:20 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

The best answer to this question (of those given) is D, Congress. When George H. W. Bush was running for president, he told people to "read my lips" and promised that there would be no new taxes...

Latest answer posted May 20, 2011 4:08 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

This is a politically charged question, but I will try to answer as neutrally as possible. The Pariot Act was one of Bush's most important legacies. It is a step forward in national surveillance...

Latest answer posted February 13, 2012 3:42 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

I'd have to give the nod to Lyndon Baines Johnson, President form 1963 - 1969. While George W. Bush is certainly known for No Child Left Behind, I believe history is going to give LBJ much more...

Latest answer posted February 15, 2010 9:06 am UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

There is a surprising amount of consistency and similarity between the two Bush presidencies. George H.W. Bush took over as president in 1988, and had to deal with financial deficits from the...

Latest answer posted April 30, 2019 5:39 pm UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

George W. Bush was a member of the Texas Air National Guard for the United States Air Force from 1968 to 1974. He joined the 147th Fighter Interceptor Group on May 27, 1968. He served two years of...

Latest answer posted May 14, 2019 12:44 pm UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

The obvious, and most tangible cost of the implementation of the Bush Doctrine was that it led to a long, costly, and bloody conflict that cost the lives of thousands of Iraqis and American...

Latest answer posted May 17, 2012 2:25 pm UTC

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George W. Bush's Presidency

This is a difficult question to answer, because it is very hard to compare presidents. Unfortunately, all of their accomplishments or failings are surrounded by different events, economic climates,...

Latest answer posted May 18, 2019 11:29 am UTC

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