Taxes Governor Bush believes that roughly one-quarter of the surplus should be returned to the people who earned it through broad tax cuts — otherwise, Washington will spend it. But to save Social Security for the next generation, he will lead a bipartisan effort to reform it by giving individuals the option of voluntarily investing a portion of their Social Security payroll taxes in personal retirement accounts.
Regulatory appointees protected their industries. Jan Jobs for the 21st Century: Jan NCLB has raised scores; now give more local flexibility. Start your free trial today. Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Reportp. Aug Every child born and unborn ought to be protected.
Apr Help minority business by unbundling government contracts. Asked Mexican president to overturn drug legalization.
Oct School decisions by parents, not federal judges.
Top State Department officials knew about incidents of the contractor killing innocent civilians in Iraq for more than two years—and they turned a blind eye. His proposal would have diverted some of the payroll tax revenues that fund the program into private accounts.
After completing his military service in SeptemberBush enrolled at Yale University, where he studied economics and was captain of the baseball team and a member of Skull and Bones, an elite secret society.
May Expand use of DNA evidence. Jan Bush Doctrine: Toxic, Mutating Weed Killer in the Water The White House has fought against regulating the weed killer atrizine, even though the chemical has seeped into U.
A Presidency Above the Law Bush has used signing statements—caveats to bills that presidents tack on when they sign them into law—to amend more than 1, sections of legislation.
Oct Bush ties growing economy to his tax cuts.
Governor Bush will put the consumer, not the government, in charge of health care decisions. Oct George W. It also means opening markets overseas for U. Nov Voluntary partnerships reduce greenhouse gases economically.
The CIA and Pentagon also gave themselves the power to obtain banking and credit records of hundreds of Americans. Toxic Air at Ground Zero Just days after the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11,the White House pressured the EPA to delete warnings from a press release about air quality at Ground Zero and to falsely reassure the public that the air was safe to breathe.
Oct Death penalty decisions are profound, but made in 15 minutes. Jun No litmus test except interpretation of the Constitution.
Jun Criminal rehabilitation by Prison Ministry after release. Apr Federal courts have approved the authority to wiretap. Then, after Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein launched an invasion and occupation of Kuwait in August and threatened to invade Saudi Arabia, Bush organized a military coalition of more than 30 countries who began a U.
They had grown increasingly dependent on short-term sources of financing e. Aug End the soft bigotry of low expectations in our schools. Nixon officially stepped down two days later.
US will defend Taiwan against China. We got a one-finger salute. The essentially unregulated shadow banking system e.Bush and his administration were accused of negligence, incompetence, and even racism for the response to Katrina.
Bush argued that when natural disasters occur, it was commonly accepted by law and precedent that state and local authorities lead the response, while the federal government supports their efforts. The economic policy of the George W. Bush administration was characterized by significant income tax cuts in andthe implementation of Medicare Part D inincreased military spending for two wars, a housing bubble that contributed to the subprime mortgage crisis of –, and the Great Recession that followed.
George W. Bush On The Issues. Americans are yearning for a bold new leader with the courage of his convictions and the vision to guide our nation to greatness. While others believe that "perception is everything and.
George W. Bush on Immigration Click here for 30 full quotes on Immigration OR 2 older headlines OR other political leaders on Immigration. 40% of Latino vote & won in ; McCain's 33% lost in Feb 11, · Why Bush Won. VOTE: President Bush talks on the phone during his visit at the Ohio Bush/Cheney Campaign Tuesday, Nov.
2, in Columbus, Ohio. When voters were asked which of several issues.
The airborne terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the thwarted flight against the White House or Capitol on September 11,in which nearly 3, Americans were killed, transformed George W. Bush into a wartime president.Download