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Why Laura Bush Can't Forget a Shoeless Afghan Boy – and What She Wants the next President to Do About It

Why Laura Bush Can't Forget a Shoeless Afghan Boy – and What She Wants the next President to Do About It

Originally posted 03/16/2016 02:00AM

Laura Bush remembers the 6th-grade report she wrote on Afghanistan – "in my best handwriting, of course" – because it was then the most exotic, faraway country she could imagine. And all these decades later, she remembers the horrible day in 2001 when Afghanistan became her life's passion.

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Not Naming Names, Laura Bush Denounces Trump-Style 'To Hell with the Rest of the World' Isolationism

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Not Naming Names, Laura Bush Denounces Trump-Style 'To Hell with the Rest of the World' Isolationism

Originally posted 03/15/2016 04:50PM

Former First Lady Laura Bush, returning to Washington, D.C., to promote her new book on the continuing struggle of women in Afghanistan, made a strong denunciation Tuesday of the "xenophobic" talk going around among some Americans these days.

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Michelle, Hillary, Laura and Rosalynn: America's First Ladies Will Reunite at Nancy Reagan's Funeral to Lay One of Their Own to Rest

Originally posted 03/09/2016 05:25PM

Together, Nancy Reagan and her husband, ‘Ronnie’, wrote a White House love story worthy of Old Hollywood. Subscribe now for an inside look at their extraordinary journey and 52-year marriage, only in PEOPLE!

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Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager Talk New Children's Book Our Great Big Backyard – And the Special Bond Between Jenna's Daughters Mila and Poppy

Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager Talk New Children's Book Our Great Big Backyard – And the Special Bond Between Jenna's Daughters Mila and Poppy

Originally posted 03/03/2016 11:45AM

When Jenna Bush Hager went on maternity leave to prepare for the birth of her now-6-month-old daughter, Poppy, she knew it was the perfect time to join forces with mom Laura Bush to co-write their second children's book, Our Great Big Backyard.

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Laura Bush and Daughter Jenna Ink Deal For Second Children's Book

Laura Bush and Daughter Jenna Ink Deal For Second Children's Book

Originally posted 10/30/2015 01:30AM

Former first lady Laura Bush and he daughter Jenna Bush Hager have inked a deal with HarperCollins to release a children's book titled Our Great Big Backyard, PEOPLE has learned.

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Laura Bush Shares Her Camping Photo Album – and Says Roughing It Is More Fun with Girlfriends Than George

Originally posted 08/25/2015 11:00AM

Laura Bush has been hiking and camping with her childhood girlfriends from Midland, Texas, every summer since they all turned 40. And don't tell her husband, George Bush, but she likes to keep her roughing-it a "girls only" affair.

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Aww! See George W. Bush with 'Honorary Texan' Granddaughters Mila and Poppy (PHOTO)

Aww! See George W. Bush with 'Honorary Texan' Granddaughters Mila and Poppy (PHOTO)

Originally posted 08/14/2015 11:55AM

"Laura and I are overjoyed to meet our second grandchild," the former president says

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David and Lauren Bush Lauren 'Blessed and Excited' to Be Expecting First Child

David and Lauren Bush Lauren 'Blessed and Excited' to Be Expecting First Child

Originally posted 07/27/2015 03:25PM

The model and founder of FEED is expecting her first child with husband David Lauren in November, she announced Sunday on Instagram

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Inside Jenna Bush Hager's 'Most Precious' Times with Her Mom and Daughter (VIDEO) | Jenna Bush, Laura Bush

Inside Jenna Bush Hager's 'Most Precious' Times with Her Mom and Daughter (VIDEO)

Originally posted 05/05/2015 02:15PM

Jenna Bush Hager is her mother's daughter and that's more apparent than ever now that the Today show special correspondent has a daughter of her own, Mila, 2.

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President Obama Speaks at Selma 50th Anniversary: 'We Honor Those Who Walked So We Could Run'

President Obama Speaks at Selma 50th Anniversary: 'We Honor Those Who Walked So We Could Run'

Originally posted 03/07/2015 04:55PM

President Barack Obama called on Americans everywhere to continue the fight for justice that the protesters in Selma, Alabama, started 50 years ago.

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