Bush Revisits His Legacy at Library Opening

George W. Bush’s legacy has officially been enshrined in Dallas.

At a warm bipartisan gathering of all five living U.S. presidents, foreign dignitaries, and former administration officials at Southern Methodist University on Thursday, the 43rd president welcomed the opening of his library and museum, the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

In characteristic fashion, Bush cracked jokes and offered a heartfelt defense of his time in office, thanking the presidents who spoke before him and all the first ladies in attendance.

“There was a time in my life when I wasn’t likely to be found in a library, much less found one,” Bush joked.

Read more…