Poll: Bush Still a Drag on GOP

The former president is gone but not forgotten.

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By Paul Bedard, Washington Whispers

He's gone, but unfortunately for Republicans, former President George W. Bush isn't forgotten by many. The new bipartisan Battleground Poll finds that a majority of Americans think the GOP is blocking Obama-style change and "supporting Bush policies." Democratic pollster Celinda Lake says Bush remains a good bogeyman for Democrats, which is why she wants the prez to regularly make references to W.

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