US Former President Bush gets special visitor in hospital

08:05  21 april  2017
08:05  21 april  2017 Source:   CBS News

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush staying in hospital few more days

  Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush staying in hospital few more days Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush will remain for a few more days in a Houston hospital where he was being treated for pneumonia, the hospital said on Monday. Houston Medical Center said Bush, 92, "continues to be in good spirits and is resting comfortably.""Mr. Bush will remain in the hospital for a few more days of observation, and his medical team hopes to discharge him by the end of the week," it said in a written statement.A spokesman for the former president, Jim McGrath, directed Reuters to the hospital statement.Bush, who served in the White House from 1989 to 1993 and is the father of former President George W.

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hospital , former President George H.W. Bush gets a visit from a very special guest. After being hospitalized for the second time this year, former President George H.W “Big morale boost from a high level delegation,” he wrote alongside a photo of him and son former President George W. Bush .

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Former President George H.W. Bush is currently recovering in a Houston hospital from a mild case of pneumonia -- but that is not letting him get in the way for a healthy dose of family bonding.

Commander in chief No. 41 posted the photo opp with No. 44 George W. Bush, with the caption: “Big morale boost from a high level delegation. No father has ever been more blessed, or prouder.”

This is the second time this year George H.W. Bush has been admitted to the hospital for pneumonia. A spokesperson for the 92-year-old told CBS News on Thursday that there is no change to his condition and he will remain in the hospital at least until Friday.

Earlier this month, former President Bill Clinton visited George H.W. Bush in Houston, Texas, for their annual lunch. The two former presidents were joined by former first lady Barbara Bush.

The presidential duo “caught up about kids, grandkids, old times and new times. And socks,” according to a tweet from the 42nd president on Sunday.

George W. Bush on "poncho" incident, response to inauguration .
The former president also addressed his struggle with the poncho at Trump's inaugurationHe was asked about the alleged remark in an interview that aired on NPR’s “Morning Edition” Thursday. New York Magazine reported last month that Bush had made the comment, citing three people who were also present at the ceremony.

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