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Governor of Texas
Political and career experience:
• Governor of Texas, 1995-present;
• Managing general partner of the Texas Rangers, 1989-94;
• Republican candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, Texas, 1978;
• Founder and CEO of Bush Exploration, an oil and gas company, 1975-87.
• B.A., Yale University, 1968;
• M.B.A., Harvard University, 1975.
Texas Air National Guard, 1968-73
Laura Welch Bush
July 6, 1946
• George W. Bush for President,
• Governor's office, (512) 463-2000.