Stock markets will close on Wednesday to honor George H.W. Bush
Stock markets will close on Wednesday to honor George H.W. Bush
George H.W. Bush’s biographical information from the 1948 Classbook p. 230
08 December, 2018, 00:43
In her message to US President Donald Trump and the American people, the monarch described Mr Bush as "a great friend and ally of the United Kingdom" and a patriot who served his country with honour and distinction. He ran against one of Bush's sons, Jeb Bush, in the GOP presidential primaries in 2016, and he was sharply critical of the presidency of another son, George W. Bush.
Former Vice President Dan Quayle published an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal in which he reminisced about Bush's calm, kind character in the face of global changes and a Congress controlled by Democrats.
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They say that suggests China will need to find issues on which it can show progress to persuade Trump to extend his deadline. He said nothing about purchases.
Trump also designated Wednesday as a national day of mourning.
President Trump, in typically Trumpian fashion, shared both a formal prepared statement and an off-the-cuff tweet on the subject, lauding Bush's "long, successful and lovely life" (?) in the latter. "I am profoundly grateful for every minute I spent with President Bush and will always hold our friendship as one of my life's greatest gifts".
That was a departure from Trump's comments at a Montana rally this past summer, where he mocked the "thousand points of light" phrase that Bush had famously used to describe the volunteer spirit of Americans. He contrasted it with his own campaign slogan, saying "Putting America first, we understand".
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Bush restrained himself from entering the political fray with Trump and weighing in on the 45th president's daily - and sometimes hourly - news cycles.
"And through all that he accomplished, he remained humble, following the quiet call to service that gave him a clear sense of direction". Would be the same old thing (remember "read my lips, no more taxes").
Those harsh assessments were set aside in the Trumps' statement on Saturday.
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World leaders past and present have been paying tribute to him and Theresa May said Bush's "ethos of public service was the guiding thread of his life and an example to us all".
A Chinese official told Reuters that officials were "waiting for the leaders to return" before publicizing details. He added that Xi has sought to control the Indo-Pacific region, where the US previously had significance.
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Trudeau said at the time that he had not been in contact with China or its ambassadors about the case, CBC reported. USA officials are seeking her extradition so she can be prosecuted in the US on fraud charges, the prosecutor said.
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