Then George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush both eliminated U.S. funding for the agency.
Nicholas D. Kristof -- Half the Sky
One footnote: A year earlier, de Mohrenschildt sent a letter to George H. W. Bush, then director of the CIA.
Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard -- Killing Kennedy
When McCandless tried to walk out of the bush one year ago the previous week, the basket was in the same place it is now, on his side of the canyon.
Jon Krakauer -- Into the Wild
From the bush I could still see the spot where we had been.
Ernest J. Gaines -- The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
I’d come to this war a quiet, thoughtful sort of person, a college grad, Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude, all the credentials, but after seven months in the bush I realized that those high, civilized trappings had somehow been crushed under the weight of the simple daily realities.
Tim O’Brien -- The Things They Carried
To glide with thee O soul, o’er all, in all, as a ship o’er the waters; Gathering these hints, the preludes, the blue sky, the grass, the morning drops of dew, The lilac-scent, the bushes with dark green heart-shaped leaves, Wood-violets, the little delicate pale blossoms called innocence, Samples and sorts not for themselves alone, but for their atmosphere, To grace the bush I love—to sing with the birds, A warble for joy of returning in reminiscence.
Walt Whitman -- Leaves of Grass
Ironically, it was the Clinton administration (and a stingy Republican Congress at the time) that gutted American donations of condoms: from 800 million condoms donated annually during the George H. W. Bush administration to a low of 190 million in 1999.