George HW Bush: George Herbert Walker Bush (June 12, - November 30) was the forty-first President of the United States. He was in office between January Dec 05, NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Joost Hiltermann of the International Crisis Group about the aftermath of the Gulf War in and George H. W. Bush's shrubfell.buzzted Reading Time: 6 mins. May 22, Still, Mr.
Bush's surge in popularity in mid-January, when the air war began, was one of the largest rises in the year history of polling and Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins. Jan 15, Considering his entire four-year term, Americans could remember President Bush's high point: just after the successful conclusion of the Persian Gulf War, when his approval rating was 88 percent.
The first war in Iraq (“the Gulf War”) had some rationale behind it; the second war, not really. The Gulf War was a response to Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait, which struck most of the world as an act of naked aggression, although Iraq did have a compl.