December 4, 2018, 12:24 PM
Former President George H.W. Bush is mendacity in state within the U.S. Capitol Rotunda for a second day Tuesday, giving the general public one other probability to view the casket of the nation’s 41st commander-in-chief.
The previous president will lie in state till Wednesday, when a state funeral will probably be held for him on the Nationwide Cathedral.
Comply with alongside for dwell updates all through the day.
First girl and former first girl tour White Home
Former First Girl Laura Bush visited the White Home noon Tuesday for a tour of the Christmas decorations with First Girl Melania Trump.
The present first girl attended Barbara Bush’s funeral in April — Mr. Trump didn’t.
Bush’s service canine Sully pays his respects
The previous president’s service canine, Sully, visited the Capitol and his previous proprietor’s casket on Tuesday morning.
Sully has been the president’s service canine for the previous couple of months, and will probably be serving others at Walter Reed Medical Heart in Washington, D.C.
Public recordsdata in to pay their respects
Members of the general public continued to stream by way of the U.S. Capitol Rotunda Tuesday to view the casket of the previous president.
Together with members of the general public, high-profile names like CIA Director Gina Haspel paid respects.
Trump to go to with Bush household
President Trump, who visited the Capitol to pay his respects together with First Girl Melania Trump Monday night time, will go to the Bush household at Blair Home close to the White Home.
The primary girl has additionally invited former First Girl Laura Bush to the White Home to view the Christmas decorations.