George H W Bush

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In History
  • Bush sent troops to Panama

    Bush sent troops to Panama in order to ovethrow the corrupt drug trafficing leader, Manuel Noriega.
  • Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

    240,000 barrels of oil into the surrounding waters and causes extensive environmental damage. Recorded to be one of the worst oil spills in American Territory.
  • Bush Offers Poland Assistance

    President Bush offers a program of special assistance for Poland, whose Communist government has agreed to negotiations with the opposition Solidarity party which produce a plan for free elections. Elections are held in August, 1989, which lead to the end of single-party rule in Poland. April 17, 1989
  • Unemployment Rises

    The unemployment rate rose to 7.1 percent as of December 1991. It marks the highest mark in five years.
  • BP Oil Spill

    An oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. 4.9 million barrels of oil was spilled. considered the largest accidental marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry...
  • Boston Bombing

    Terrists attack on site of the finish line of the Boston Bombing. Three people were pronounced dead and 264 were injured. The weapons were two pressured bombs within a gym bag.
  • Crimea Annexed by Russia

    Crimea is annexed by Russia and Ukraine takes offense. U.S. comes in for support of Ukraine. No other action has occured
  • Healthcare (Obamacare)

    Obamacare is a healthcare act that is affordable to anybody and its adjusted to anyones budget.