President Bush 9/11 Address to the Nation

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By a show of hands how many of you were around when 9/11 took place? As assumed this is a college class, all of us were indeed around when this historic event took place. Today we are going to look at the events of 9/11 and the way George Bush handled this situation as president; but before we can look into 9/11 lets take a look at the speaker of this speech. George W. Bush was born July 6th, 1946 in New Haven, CT he was the eldest of 6 children of Barbara and George H.W. Bush. Bush had a moderately normal upbringing and was apart of his family all being in politics. The Bush family soon moved to Odessa, Texas was they were stationed for a while before moving around and lastly settling down in Midland, Texas. As Bush grew up, he lived a fairly normal childhood and along with his other brothers and sisters they were all provided for equally.
Bush attended Yale University while also being inducted into most of the elite groups on the campus, Bush moved up greatly when becoming president of his own fraternity. Just like any other male Bush was quite involved in sports and being involved in social events before finally growing up and enlisting into the Texas Air National Guard. Shortly after enlisting into the Guard Bush started his term as Texas Governor in 1998. In the 2000 year election for President George Bush won over his candidates and started his term as President of the United States. During his presidency Bush took in many projects and turning to a budget system to help better the economy and to take on a new role as rebuilding the nation, Although many people did not agree with the way President Bush did things during his presidency he was still able to take control of the nation and work hard for his country.
During Bush’s presidency on September 11th, 2001 Al Qaeda terrorist began a huge attack and according to the post in the Bio. News article, Al…...

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