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Bush finds rare praise in Africa

Unpopular at home and in much of the world during the last year of his presidency, George W. Bush is basking in rare adulation on his African tour. Tanzanian President Jakaya…

Bush’s war on American liberty and freedom

President George W. Bush lashed out at Democratic lawmakers Friday in a political tug-of-war over a wiretap program that pits US attempts to prevent terror attacks against its duty to…

Americans fed up with Bush and Congress

Americans are fed up with President George W. Bush, fed up with Congress and fed up with the government that controls so much of their lives. Used-car salesmen rank higher in…

Open and then shut government

In part because of the Bush administration's excessive secrecy, Congress was moved to pass the Open Government Act of 2007, which the president reluctantly signed on the last day of…

The $3 trillion President

Congressional Democrats gave President Bush's proposed $3.1 trillion budget a predictably cold reception and Republicans weren't particularly warm, either. The budget, for the federal fiscal year starting Oct. 1, is where…

Bush’s $3 trillion budget

President Bush is sending Congress a $3 trillion spending blueprint that would provide a big boost to defense and protect his signature tax cuts. It seeks sizable savings in government health…

Our big-spender President

President Bush's budget for fiscal year 2009, which goes to Congress, carries an alarming distinction: For the first time in the history of the republic, annual federal spending will…

Bush: Freeze domestic spending to pay for war

President Bush's 2009 budget will virtually freeze most domestic programs and seek nearly $200 billion in savings from federal health care programs, a senior administration official said Thursday. Overall, the Bush…

Bush’s failed Presidency

President Bush is a forgotten man. Giving his last State of the Union speech, he was overshadowed by a tempest in a teapot. (Did Barack Obama snub Hillary Clinton or…

What Bush was thinking

At the end of his CNN interview before the State of the Union address, Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee was asked a no-trick question: "What is the state of the…