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Obama Has Lunch With Bush, All Living Former Presidents

January 7, 2009

“I want to thank the president-elect for joining the ex-presidents for lunch,” Bush said.

“One message that I have and I think we all share is that we want you to succeed, whether we’re Democrat or Republican we care deeply about this country,” Bush said. “All of us who have served in this office understand that the office itself transcends the individual.”

See the resport from the Associated Press:
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090107/ap_on_
go_pr_wh/the_presidents__club

President-elect Barack Obama is welcomed by President George ... 
President-elect Barack Obama is welcomed by President George W. Bush for a meeting at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, with former presidents, from left, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Jimmy Carter. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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