A profile of George W. Bush.

A profile of George W. Bush.

Politics and policy.
June 13 2003 2:04 PM

Profile: George W. Bush

Last week, Slate began a series of short features explaining who the 2004 presidential candidates are, what they've said and done, and where they propose to take the country. The first installment summarizes each candidate's personal and professional background. Today's subject is George W. Bush.

George W. Bush

George Walker Bush

Web site: www.georgewbush.com.

Age: 56 (born July 6, 1946).

Highest grade completed: Business school.

Political experience: Governor, Texas (1995-2001); president, United States (2001-present).

Asserted achievements: Imposed accountability on schools; delivered two major tax cuts; won wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Spouse: Laura Welch Bush.

Children: Two college-aged daughters.

  Slate Plus
Lexicon Valley
March 31 2015 9:17 AM The Redline of March Overheard on email: Slates copy desk rounds up the month’s style and grammar rulings.