Associated Press
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole has saluted President George H.W. Bush at the casket of the late president.

Like Bush, Dole is a World War II veteran. He arrived in the Capitol rotunda in a wheelchair pushed by an aide.


At the casket’s side, the aide lifted Dole, 95, into a standing position. Once steadied, Dole saluted.


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Bush achieved the office that Dole sought in 1996 as the Republican presidential nominee.

Bush died on Friday at age 94.


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