George HW Bush Is Hospitalized Again

April 18, 2017

Former President George H. W. Bush is back in the hospital, according to a statement from a spokesperson.

“President George H. W. Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Friday for observation due to a persistent cough that prevented him from getting proper rest,” the statement said. “It was subsequently determined he had a mild case of pneumonia, which was treated and has been resolved. President Bush is in very good spirits and is being held for further observation while he regains his strength.”