Flags at half-staff for former President

Speaker Ryan Announces When George Bush Will Lie in State

Speaker Ryan Announces When George Bush Will Lie in State

"It will then be reset and it will be sent to Houston to pick up the casket of President Bush and it will be sent back to Washington", Trump said, according to the report.

The elder Bush's final words before he died that night, according to NYT reporter Peter Baker, were "I love you, too", to his son.

The president previously announced that Wednesday will be a national day of mourning in memory of Bush, a Republican whose presidency ran from January 1989 to January 1993.

Congressional leadership - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - announced Saturday that the late President will lie in state at the United States Capitol Rotunda from Monday evening to Wednesday morning, giving the public an opportunity to pay respects.

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The White House said a state funeral would be held on Wednesday at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.

Bush will be buried next to his wife and former first lady Barbara Bush, who died in April, and his daughter Pauline Robinson "Robin" Bush, who died in 1953 at just 3 years old. "President Bush's remains will then be transported by funeral vehicle (train) to College Station, Texas". From there, a funeral train transports Bush to Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, the site of the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, where he will be laid to rest.

"So sorry to hear of the death of President George Herbert Walker Bush".

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