Trumps to attend state funeral for Bush; agencies will close

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Trumps to attend state funeral for Bush; agencies will close

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Family members and others watch as the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush is carried by a joint services military honor guard to lie in state in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol, Monday, in Washington.
President Donald Trump speaks to media about the death of former President George H. W. Bush, during his meeting with Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel at the G20 summit on Saturday.
Former President George W. Bush, second from left, former first lady Laura Bush, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, and Vice President Mike Pence, left, attend a service for former President George H.W. Bush as his body lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda, Monday, in Washington.
In this Feb. 25, 1989, photo, then-U.S. President George H.W. Bush stands on his car and waves to crowds in Tiananman Square in Beijing. Chinese state media are praising Bush as a “statesman of vision,” recalling the late president’s role in helping end the Cold War and establishing policies toward China. The China Daily newspaper said Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, that Bush in the 1980s realized China was different from the Soviet Union and recognized the potential for cooperation.

Trumps to attend state funeral for Bush; agencies will close

Family members and others watch as the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush is carried by a joint services military honor guard to lie in state in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol, Monday, in Washington.
President Donald Trump speaks to media about the death of former President George H. W. Bush, during his meeting with Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel at the G20 summit on Saturday.
Former President George W. Bush, second from left, former first lady Laura Bush, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, and Vice President Mike Pence, left, attend a service for former President George H.W. Bush as his body lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda, Monday, in Washington.
In this Feb. 25, 1989, photo, then-U.S. President George H.W. Bush stands on his car and waves to crowds in Tiananman Square in Beijing. Chinese state media are praising Bush as a “statesman of vision,” recalling the late president’s role in helping end the Cold War and establishing policies toward China. The China Daily newspaper said Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, that Bush in the 1980s realized China was different from the Soviet Union and recognized the potential for cooperation.