- Bush served two terms in Congress, 1966-70. During that time he supported LBJ on 55 percent of votes.
- Bush wanted to reorganize the Interior Department to cover Environment and Population. In fact, he was so pro-population control that the Chair of House Ways and Means nicknamed him: "Rubbers".
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Late 60's Were a Different Time
Just reading the Meacham biography of George H.W. Bush--very readable. A couple bits from where I've gotten to: