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11) In which branch of the military did George W. Bush serve?

In May 1968, Bush was commissioned into the Texas Air National Guard. After two years of active-duty service while training, he was assigned to Houston, flying Convair F-102s with the 147th Reconnaissance Wing out of the Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base.

12) Bush received criticism for his handling of what natural disaster?

An ABC News Hurricane Katrina poll conducted on September 2, 2005, showed more blame was being directed at state and local governments (75%) than at the Federal government (67%), with 44% blaming Bush's leadership directly.

13) How many Supreme Court justices did George W. Bush appoint?

He appointed 2 Justices to the Supreme Court of the United States: John Roberts (2005) and Samuel Alito (2006).

14) Who did Bush defeat in the 1994 Texas gubernatorial election?

On election day, Bush carried 188 of the state's 254 counties, defeating incumbent Democratic Governor Ann Richards in her bid for re-election.

15) What professional sports team did Bush own?

In April 1989, Bush arranged for a group of investors to purchase a controlling interest in the Texas Rangers baseball franchise for $89M and invested $500K himself to start. He then served as managing general partner for five years.

16) As a child, why was Bush once punished at school?

He was an occasional troublemaker in school and was once punished for painting a mustache on his face during music class.

17) What did Bush say America was addicted to?

In his 2006 State of the Union Address, Bush declared, "America is addicted to oil" and announced his Advanced Energy Initiative to increase energy development research.

18) What subject did Bush study at Yale?

He attended Yale University from 1964 to 1968, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history.

19) Who did Bush defeat in the 2004 U.S. Presidential Election?

In the 2004 Presidential race, Bush defeated Democratic Senator John Kerry in another relatively close election.

20) Where was George W. Bush born?

George Walker Bush was born on July 6, 1946, at Grace-New Haven Hospital (now Yale-New Haven Hospital) in New Haven, Connecticut.