Portrait of President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush in the State Dining Room
In this photograph President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush pose for a photo in the State Dining Room prior to welcoming Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh to the White House for a State Dinner in the Queen's honor.
Photographs Related to the George W. Bush Administration
Laura Lane Welch Bush (born November 4, 1946) is the wife of the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush, and was the First Lady from 2001 to 2009. Bush graduated from Southern Methodist University in 1968 with a bachelor's degree in education, and took a job as a second grade teacher. After attaining her master's degree in library science at the University of Texas at Austin, she was employed as a librarian. Bush is of English, French, and Swiss ancestry. Her father was a home builder and later successful real estate developer, while her mother worked as the bookkeeper for her father's business.