Upcoming: President Bush interviews on Portraits of Courage
In conjunction with the February 28 release of the Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief's Tribute to America's Warriors book and the March 2 opening of the exhibit at the Bush Center, President George W. Bush will be on television and in print discussing the inspiring warriors featured in the project.
President Bush will donate all of the profits from this project to the Bush Institute and its Military Service Initiative. The Bush Institute is focused on helping warriors find meaningful employment and overcoming the invisible wounds of war through the Warrior Wellness Alliance.
Along with interviews in Time, The Dallas Morning News, and People Magazine, set your DVR for the following television appearances:
Monday, February 27
TODAY Show on NBC
7:50 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. (All Time Zones)
The conversation will continue on Facebook Live starting at around 8:25 a.m. ET: facebook.com/georgewbush
The TODAY Show has also profiled several of the warriors President Bush painted. Watch the videos.
Monday, February 27 - Friday, March 3
Hannity on FOX News
10:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Eastern Time
A portion of President Bush's interview with Sean Hannity and three veterans will air each night, culminating in the full hour on Friday night.
Wednesday, March 1
Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC
11:35pm Eastern Time
Thursday, MARCH 2
(Find Your Local Airtime)
Sunday, March 5
Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist on NBC
8:00am Eastern Time
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