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In this Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, photo A.T. Cross Co. custom-made pens designed for President Donald Trump, top, former President Barack Obama, center, and former President George W. Bush, below, featuring their signatures and presidential seals, rest side by side at the Cross Company Store in Providence, R.I. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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In this photo taken Sept. 24, 2016, former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush are seen in Washington. Falling in line with tradition, Bill and Hillary Clinton plan to attend Donald Trump's inauguration. It’s a decision that will put Hillary Clinton on the inaugural platform as her bitter rival from the 2016 campaign assumes the office she long sought. The Clintons announced their decision to attend the Jan. 20 inauguration shortly after former President George W. Bush's office said Tuesday he would attend along with former first lady Laura Bush. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

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Republican candidate George W. Bush rallied enough voters in Florida to eke out a victory in 2000 but won 52.1 percent in the state in 2004.

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Republican candidate George W. Bush rallied enough voters in Florida to eke out a victory in 2000 but won 52.1 percent in the state in 2004.

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Former first lady Nancy Reagan, left, is escorted by former President George W. Bush following the funeral for former first lady Betty Ford at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church Tuesday, July 12, 2011, in Palm Desert, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, Pool)

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In this Aug. 8, 2008, file photo, President George W. Bush is met by Deuce McAllister, left, and Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints football team as he arrives at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport on the way to events marking the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, in Kenner, La. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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George W. Bush's Scottish terrier, Barney, was the White House pet dog for eight years. He used to chase golf balls on the green at Camp David and guard the South Lawn to the White House like a Secret Service agent, according to a statement Bush gave on Barney's passing in 2013.

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Image #: 2625014 Former President George H.W. Bush, U.S. President George W. Bush, and Governor Jeb Bush, leave together after the christening ceremony of the USS George H.W. Bush at Northrop-Grumman's shipyard in Newport News, Virginia October 7, 2006. The Navy's Nimitz-class aircraft carrier is scheduled to enter service in late 2008. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque /Landov

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The motorcade carrying President George W. Bush travels along the Baltimore Washington Parkway as it returns to the White House on May 11, 2005. (Associated Press)

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Rolling Thunder founder Artie Muller with President George W. Bush in 2008 (White House image)

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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said that under his brother, former President George W. Bush, the federal government spent far too much. However, he also defended the NSA's controversial phone-snooping program as a crucial intelligence-gathering tool. (Associated Press)

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Rolling Thunder founder Artie Muller has brought attention to veterans' issues for years; here he is greeted at the White House by President George W. Bush in 2008. (white house)

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The legacies of Bill Clinton and George W. Bush loom large over the campaigns of HIllary Clinton and Jeb Bush. (Associated Press)

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Former President George W. Bush joined roughly 20 wounded veterans on Thursday for a 100-kilometer, three-day bike ride as part of the Bush Institute's Military Service Initiative. (The Bush Institute)

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Sean Penn sarcastically thanked former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney Wednesday night for supposedly "inventing" the Islamic State terror group that is wreaking havoc across the Middle East. (TBS/Conan)

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Former first lady Laura Bush, left, first lady Michelle Obama, President Barack Obama, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., former President George W. Bush, and Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Ala., hold hands during a prayer after the president's speech by the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on the 50th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday," a landmark event of the civil rights movement, Saturday, March 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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John Walters, the drug czar under President George W. Bush, said "we see now what happens when people walk away [from fighting drugs] at the national level — it destroys the foundation of all the work we did." Among his suggestions was random drug testing in schools. (Associated Press)

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Former President George W. Bush quietly disguised himself as Santa Claus and handed out toys at the Children's Medical Center of Dallas last week. (Facebook/Shayde and Emily Hearts 4/2)