Donald Trump Pays Respects to George H.W. Bush at US Capitol

Former president H.W. Bush, who died last Friday at the age of 94, now lies at U.S. Capitol. His body will stay underneath the dome of the Rotunda for several days. A state funeral will be held on Wednesday at the National Cathedral. After the event, the body will return to Texas where another funeral will take place. Until then, everyone in Washington D.C. can pay their respects to the 41st president of the United States. Vice President Mike Pence, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker of the House…

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Former President George H.W. Bush Passes Away at Age 94

Late on Friday night, it was announced by George W. Bush via Twitter that his father, George H.W. Bush passed away at the age of 94. Statement by President George W. Bush on the death of his father, President George H.W. Bush https://t.co/wDD0vnlN8U pic.twitter.com/t7UsDYSKY8 — George W. Bush Presidential Center (@TheBushCenter) December 1, 2018 Geroge H.W. Bush, born on June 12, 1924, was the 41st President of the United States and left a lasting legacy and a political dynasty including his sons the 43rd President of the United States, George…

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Arizona Gathers to Remember Senator John McCain

On Capitol Plaza in Phoenix, citizens and authorities from the state of Arizona gathered to honor the recently deceased Senator John McCain. Both McCain’s immediate family and Arizona’s political leaders spoke about the war veteran turned beloved legislator. The speakers focused on McCain’s efforts to unite Americans regardless of their political beliefs. Cindy McCain, the senator’s wife, and the senator’s daughter Meghan gratefully listened to the heartfelt words from Arizonan politicians. Meghan McCain broke into tears as she approached her father’s coffin. Former senator John Kyl, who was close to…

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Former Presidential Nominee and Senator John McCain Has Passed Away

After a long battle with an extremely aggressive brain tumor, well-known American politician John McCain has succumbed to cancer at age 81. In July of 2017, after undergoing a routine operation to remove a blood clot above his left eye, laboratory tests later confirmed that John McCain was suffering from glioblastoma, the most aggressive cancer to target the brain. Those diagnosed with this condition are routinely given 14 months to live. McCain lived for 13 months after his initial diagnosis. Senator McCain was a Senator for Arizona since 1987, and current Arizona Governor…

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Remembering Beloved Diplomat Kofi Annan

Celebrated diplomat Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80 in Switzerland. Annan was a champion for human rights during the 44 years which he spent working for the United Nations. Annan spent nine years as the UN’s secretary general. He devoted his life to eradicating extreme poverty. Kofi Atta Annan was born in British-ruled Kumasi, Ghana on April 8, 1938. He was 1 of 4 children, and he had a twin. In 1958, a year after Ghana became an independent nation, Annan won a Ford Foundation scholarship…

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