Bush Receiving Award at KU

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Former President George Bush, the first President George Bush is coming to KU 12 days after the election.

The 41st President is this year's recipient of the Bob Dole leadership prize from KU's Dole Institute of Politics.

Details will be announced soon about the event, scheduled for November 16th. It will be held in the Lied Center. Bill Lacy of the Dole Institute calls the first President Bush "perfect for this award."

Former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton have also visited the new Lawrence landmark since its opening..