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Jenna Bush Hager Was Actually (Sort Of) Serious When She Tried to Set Up Sister Barbara with Prince Harry: 'My Parents Were Set Up on a Blind Date'

Originally posted 05/21/2016 09:40AM

Jenna Bush Hager knows first hand that some romantic setups can last a lifetime. Her own parents, Laura and George W. Bush, met on a blind date nearly 40 years ago and were married just three months later.

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Why Laura Bush Can't Stand George's Painting of Her – But Daughter Jenna Thinks It's Great

Originally posted 05/20/2016 05:00PM

You would think Laura Bush would be husband George W. Bush's No. 1 fan – but when it comes to his artwork that's not always the case.

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The Inside Scoop on Laura Bush's Surprising Obsession – with Cat Emojis

Originally posted 05/19/2016 11:10AM

On the talk show circuit to promote their new book, Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager let slip recently that the formerly tech-averse former first lady has a bit of a thing for texting in emojis. So PEOPLE just had to ask ...

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Jenna Bush Hager Dishes on Raising Outdoorsy Daughters in the City and How She Limits Their Screen Time

Jenna Bush Hager Dishes on Raising Outdoorsy Daughters in the City and How She Limits Their Screen Time

Originally posted 05/18/2016 09:45PM

The former president's daughter talks about the role technology plays in her kids' everyday lives

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2016 Presidential Elections

Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager Weigh in on the 'Hate' and 'Bullying' in This Year's Presidential Campaign

Originally posted 05/18/2016 11:20AM

Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager have been resolutely mum on Donald Trump being their party's presumptive presidential nominee, with both women refusing to say whether they'll vote for the brash businessman. "I am going to have to take the Fifth on that one,” Hager told PEOPLE earlier this month.

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Jenna Bush Hager Dishes on Grand Canyon Hike with Her Mom: Goggles and 'An Open Bottle of Tequila' | Jenna Bush, Laura Bush

Jenna Bush Hager Dishes on Grand Canyon Hike with Her Mom: Goggles and 'An Open Bottle of Tequila'

Originally posted 05/10/2016 04:05PM

Safe to assume this is one great-outdoors anecdote that Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna Bush Hager left out of their new children's book.

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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

2016 Presidential Elections

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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