The former president has been cautiously keeping a relatively low profile in recent years, but reappeared in order to republish a new oil painting.
Former President George W. Bush (George W. Bush)
After being asked to assess the status of his party, Bush said in an interview on NBC’s “Today” program on Tuesday: “I describe him as an isolationist, a protectionist, and to a certain extent. Nativist.”
Bush has been cautiously keeping a relatively low profile in recent years, but reappeared in order to promote a new oil painting and print to celebrate the contributions of outstanding immigrants. He said that he hopes to “upgrade” the discourse.
The 43-year-old president realizes that his party with limited influence has limited capabilities. The party has long violated many of its principles and is alienated from his mandate, but he intends to revive a more inclusive, Business-friendly conservatism to support Republicans who want to leave. Former President Donald J. Trump is behind.