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Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Texas
Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Texas

George H.W. Bush, the nation’s oldest former president, was hospitalized Tuesday night in Texas after experiencing shortness of breath, his spokesman said. Bush, 90, was taken to Houston Methodist Hospital by ambulance as a precaution and will be held for observation overnight, according to a brief statement from his office. President Obama, who is in Hawaii, was informed of the situation. “President Obama and the first lady send their good wishes to the former president and the entire Bush family during this holiday season,” spokesman Eric Schultz told reporters. This isn’t the first time Bush has been hospitalized during a holiday season. In November 2012,...

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