The nation honors George H.W. Bush

The nation honors George H.W. Bush

He even stopped by the U.S. Capitol Monday evening with the first lady to pay his respects.

Bush died at his Houston home Friday at age 94.

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, praised Bush as a "great patriot". His remains are scheduled to arrive at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland in the afternoon.

McConnell says Bush "kept us on course" as the Kentucky Republican delivered a eulogy for the late president at a ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda on Monday.

Rev. Patrick Conroy, the House chaplain, praised Bush's commitment to service, from Navy pilot to congressman, United Nations ambassador, envoy to China and then Central Intelligence Agency director before being elected vice president and then president, from 1989 to 1993.

With Trump due to attend the funeral of President Bush, the nation can expect the Bush family to show "kindness and class" to Trump when he attends the service, according to a former Bush 43 White House official.

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Jeb Bush comforts his father, former President George H.W. Bush, during a funeral service for his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush in April.

During the 2016 campaign, then-candidate Trump mocked former primary rival Jeb Bush as "low energy" and has also been fiercely critical of former President George W. Bush, even once describing him as the "worst" president in US history.

On Wednesday a memorial service for friends and family members will be held at Washington National Cathedral.

Sully was appointed to the 41st president in June.

The former president will lie in repose at the church until Thursday at 6 a.m., after which he will be taken to College Station in a custom Union Pacific train for a private, invitation-only funeral service and burial.

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