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Politics Politicians lead show of support for Barbara Bush on Twitter

01:11  16 april  2018
01:11  16 april  2018 Source:   foxnews.com

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The official @GOP Twitter account tweeted: "Our entire RNC family offers prayers of comfort and peace for Barbara Bush and the entire Bush family."

The official @GOP Twitter account tweeted: “Our entire RNC family offers prayers of comfort and peace for Barbara Bush and the entire Bush family.”

First lady Barbara Bush is joined by Washington area school children during a children?s Christmas party at the White House in Washington Wednesday, Dec. 11, 1991. From left are, David Hoai, second grader, Long Branch School, Arlington, Va., Christina Nance, second grader, Concord Elementary School, Forestville, Md., Mrs. Bush; and Yogita Tailor, third grader, Carole Highlands Elementary School, Takoma Park, Md. © Marcy Nighswander/AP Photos First lady Barbara Bush is joined by Washington area school children during a children?s Christmas party at the White House in Washington Wednesday, Dec. 11, 1991. From left are, David Hoai, second grader, Long Branch School, Arlington, Va., Christina Nance, second grader, Concord Elementary School, Forestville, Md., Mrs. Bush; and Yogita Tailor, third grader, Carole Highlands Elementary School, Takoma Park, Md.

Lawmakers from across the political spectrum led tributes to former first lady Barbara Bush Sunday after a spokesman announced the 92-year-old was in "failing health."

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The official @GOP Twitter account tweeted: “Our entire RNC family offers prayers of comfort and peace for Barbara Bush and the entire Bush family.” ALSO READ #NativeVote18 Are Politics Too Partisan? Alaska Shows There's Another Way.

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The @SenateGOP Twitter account sent out the message: "Our thoughts and prayers are with the former First Lady Barbara Bush and the entire Bush family."

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., tweeted that Bush "is a comfort to her friends & family teaching us all how to live full of faith, love & humor."

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley tweeted Sunday that Bush is "a woman of great faith, great strength, and an unwavering love of country.

"Our country is better because of former First Lady Barbara Bush," Haley added.

Former Republican U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, now the permanent U.S. representative to NATO, described Bush as "one of America's most-loved women."

"Barbara Bush has a character that is as big, inspiring and iconic as Texas," the state's governor, Greg Abbott, said in a statement. "Cecilia and I ask all Texans to join us in praying for Barbra and the entire Bush family during this time."

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Lawmakers from across the political spectrum led tributes to former first lady Barbara Bush Sunday after a spokesman announced the 92-year-old was in "failing health.&quo | News Stories Relevant to Maryland |.

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Rep. Sean Maloney, D-N.Y., paid tribute to Bush as "a graceful First Lady who has dedicated her life to improving education and promoting literacy", while Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan called her "an incredible First Lady and a great American."

Longtime Republican political consultant Rick Wilson described Bush as "an icon" whose "fierce love for her family transcended politics." Ohio Gov. John Kasich called her "a woman of grace, humility and great compassion."

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said he was "praying" for Bush and her family and called her "a special woman, whose great faith and love for her country inspires us all."

Dana Perino, former White House press secretary under George W. Bush and host of Fox News' "The Daily Briefing," tweeted: "Barbara Bush has taught us all so much. Courageous, joyful, patriotic, faithful, charitable, studious, hilarious. There are not enough characters to describe her character."

Chelsea Clinton, whose father Bill Clinton defeated George H.W. Bush in the 1992 presidential election, tweeted that she was "[k]eeping Barbara Bush and her family in my heart and prayers.

"I will never forget how kind she was to me on every occasion we met, and how fondly the White House staff always spoke of her," she added.

Melania Trump takes White House staffers who knew Barbara Bush to funeral .
First lady Melania Trump brought two White House staff members who were close to the Bush family as her guests to former first lady Barbara Bush's funeral on Saturday in Houston. Trump was accompanied by former White House head maître d' George Hainey and current White House usher Buddy Carter, the first lady's office said."She knew they were very close to the Bush family and wanted them to be able to pay their respects," spokeswTrump was accompanied by former White House head maître d' George Hainey and current White House usher Buddy Carter, the first lady's office said.

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