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(VIDEO) Obama Visits President Bush at White House

President Bush and his successor, Barack Obama, spent about an hour in a private meeting Monday at the White House as Michelle Obama toured the residence with First Lady Laura Bush
Barack Obama and George Bush at the White House

Barack Obama and George Bush at the White House. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

President-elect Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, arrived at the White House this afternoon to meet with President George Bush, the latest step in a transfer of power that appears to be progressing notably smoothly less than one week after Obama’s election.(READ MORE)

Obama arrives for White House tour, talk with Bush
The Associated Press –
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Obama and President Bush met in the Oval Office Monday, a visit that comes during a historic shifting of power to a new
Obama, Bush discuss world of challenges
WASHINGTON (AFP) — US president-elect Barack Obama, on his way to his historic January 20 swearing-in, held his first face-to-face talks with President

Video: President Bush Speech from RNC

Bush: “The Man We Need Is John McCain”

Watch Bush’s speech from the Republican convention.

Watch Bush’s Speech

Bush and Maliki talk about withdrawal from Iraq

When President Bush and Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki talked on Thursday — a secure
video conversation that wasn’t disclosed until today — one of the
things the White House said they talked about was “a general time
horizon for meeting aspirational goals.”

Translation: a date for meeting the goal of handing over security responsibilities
from the U.S. troops to the Iraqis and “the further reduction of U.S.
combat forces from Iraq.”
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