Former President George W. Bush and Laura Bush were back in Washington on Thursday for the unveiling of the portraits of the former first couple that will hang at the White House.
They were joined by President Obama and the former chief executive's parents, former President George H.W. Bush and former First Lady Barbara Bush.
The paintings were done by portrait artist John Howard Sanden. The works were commissioned by the White House Historical Assn., a nonprofit group, and they will become part of the permanent collection of the White House.
Thursday's ceremony was a bipartisan event in which Democrats and Republicans briefly put down their...