701Jul 15, 2013
Points of Light Volunteer Program
President Obama and others honored former President George H.W. Bush at a White House event marking a milestone for the Points of Light volunteer program. The organization gave its 5000th Daily ...
8,228Apr 25, 2013
George W. Bush Presidential Library Dedication Ceremony
Four former presidents and President Obama participated in the dedication of the George W. Bush Library and Museum on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Former first ...
797Mar 29, 2012
President George H. W. Bush Presidential Candidate Endorsement
Former President George H.W. Bush endorsed Mitt Romney for president.
943Feb 20, 2012
Civil Rights and Presidents Roosevelt, Truman, and Eisenhower
This discussion is from a conference on “The Presidency and Civil Rights” held at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum. Among the topics: FDR’s World War II ...
2,076Feb 15, 2011
2010 Medal of Freedom Recipients
President Obama presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 2010 recipients. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation’s highest civilian award and recognizes exceptional ...
775Jan 20, 2011
20th Anniversary of the Persian Gulf War
Former President George H.W. Bush commemorated the 20th anniversary of the initiation of military operations to liberate Kuwait from Iraq by inviting Desert Storm veterans to a discussion among ...
482Apr 26, 2010
A Celebration of the USO
Former President and Mrs. Bush hosted an event celebrating the role of the USO (United Service Organizations) in supporting military personnel. Former President George Bush introduced the ...
1,456Oct 16, 2009
Honoring Volunteers and Community Service
Former President George H.W. Bush introduced President Barack Obama at a forum honoring national and local volunteers. President Obama praided Former President Bush for his work to encourage ...
709Oct 12, 2009
The Presidency in the Nuclear Age, Panel 1
A panel discussion on how U.S. foreign policy and the presidency have been shaped by the development, use, and spread of nuclear weapons focused on foreign policy decision-making during the ...
795Apr 29, 2009
Atlantic Council Awards Dinner
The 2009 Atlantic Council awards dinner commemorated the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Former President George H.W. Bush and former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl were honored ...
75Mar 9, 2009
An Assessment of Iraq
Former Ambassador Ryan Crocker talked about politics and history in the Middle East, as well as ways in which they shaped the war in Iraq. In his remarks he enumerated many challenges that face ...
1,243Jan 10, 2009
USS George H.W. Bush Commissioning
Former President George H.W. Bush and President George W. Bush participated in the ceremony to commission the Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS George H.W. Bush.
888Jan 7, 2009
Meeting of Presidents
President Bush met with President-Elect Obama and former Presidents Jimmy Carter, George H. W. Bush, and Bill Clinton. Prior to their luncheon meeting they held a photo opportunity for the ...
2,703Dec 12, 2008
Texas A&M University Commencement Speech
President George W. Bush delivered a commencement address to the graduating students of Texas A and M University in Reed Arena. He was introduced by his mother and father. He spoke on ...
118Feb 18, 2008
Former President Bush Endorsement of McCain
Former President George H.W. Bush held a news conference to endorse the presidential candidacy of Republican Senator John McCain. He talked briefly about the U.S. economy and other campaign ...
310Dec 6, 2007
Faith in America
Former Governor Romney spoke about the role of faith in public service and the place of religion in American politics. In his remarks, delivered to address possible misgivings about his Mormon ...
405Nov 21, 2007
Presidential Libraries Series Overview
Producers described the making of the C-SPAN Presidential Library Series. They talked about various material housed at Library sites, research performed in preparation for the series, content ...
906May 31, 2007
Billy Graham Library Dedication
Former Presidents Carter, Bush, and Clinton and other dignitaries attended the dedication of the Billy Graham Library. The center was designed to further Reverend Graham’s ministry and ...
43May 30, 2007
AIDS Relief Funding
President Bush announced a proposal to increase funding for AIDS relief by $30 billion by December of 2007. He also talked about efforts to stop the spread of AIDS, particularly in developing ...
264Apr 10, 2007
Romney Campaign Event
Former Governor of Massachusetts Mitt Romney spoke about U.S. foreign policy and his policy positions as a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination. He talked about U.S. leadership ...
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