Obama’s Remarks on Bush: ‘He Is a Good Man’

He had nothing but praise for the character and leadership of his Republican predecessor at Thursday's presidential-library dedication. 

Barack Obama and George W. Bush (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mr. President, for your service, for your courage, for your sense of humor, and, most of all, for your love of country, thank you very much. From all the citizens of the United States of America, God bless you. And God bless these United States. [Applause.]