- Boston HeraldAug 29 10:22 AM
NEW ORLEANS — Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago. Bush avoided parts of New Orleans that have yet to recover from the devastating storm, such as the Lower 9th Ward, where President Barack Obama mingled with hundreds of residents the day before...
- Chicago TribuneAug 28 07:49 AM
Former President George W. Bush returned Friday to New Orleans, where he was vilified for his administration's lackluster response to Hurricane Katrina, to praise the city's comeback 10 years after the catastrophic storm.
- NPRAug 28 08:42 AM
A decade after the storm that damaged his presidency, Bush visited one of the schools that was nearly wiped out.
- NPRAug 28 08:40 AM
A decade after the storm that irreparably damaged his presidency, Bush visits one of the schools that was nearly wiped out.
- The GuardianAug 28 10:29 AM
The former president visited a charter school supported by his wife’s library foundation that is touted as a post-Katrina success story George W Bush returned to the scene of one of his presidency’s lowest points on Friday and lauded the city’s overhaul of its education system in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. “Today we celebrate the resurgence of New Orleans schools, we honour the resilience of...
- New York TimesAug 28 01:22 PM
Visiting a school that became a charter after Katrina, the former president praised the city for becoming “the beacon for school reform.”
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsAug 28 11:10 AM
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — The latest on former President George W. Bush's trip to New Orleans and Gulfport, Mississippi, to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):
- International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsAug 28 09:26 AM
Former President George W. Bush returned to New Orleans on Friday, a day before the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Bush and his wife, Laura Bush, both spoke Friday morning at Warren Easton Charter High School, the oldest public school in New Orleans. Hurricane Katrina destroyed most of the schools in the Louisiana city.
- News 12 AugustaAug 28 08:58 AM
Former President George W. Bush has arrived in Gulfport, Mississippi, where hundreds of people gathered in a beachside park to salute emergency responders who worked during and after Hurricane Katrina.
- NBC NEWSAug 28 09:52 AM
Bush was in the beginning of his second term when Katrina made landfall in 2005 — a natural disaster that also tarnished his political legacy.