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Which First Lady wore this inaugural gown?
Like all First Ladies, Laura Bush held a special role as a diplomat of the United States. However, two First Ladies were born in other countries. Can you name them?
Mrs. Laura Bush taught at an elementary school named after which First Lady’s husband?
Which first Lady made the following statement: "I know what’s best for the President. I put him in the White House. He does well when he listens to me and poorly when he does not."
Mrs. Laura Bush was born in Midland, Texas. Which other First Lady is a native Texan?
Which First Lady described her role, saying, "I live a very dull life here ... indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else."
Mrs. Laura Bush addressed both the 2000 and 2004 Republican National Conventions. Which First Lady was the first to address a national political convention?
Which First Lady wore this gown at her husband’s inauguration?
Mrs. Laura Bush married President George W. Bush only three months after meeting him. Which other Presidential couples have had whirlwind courtships, getting married less than six months after meeting?
Which First Lady proudly declared, "I had always had the satisfaction of knowing almost as much as he [the president] about the politics and intricacies of any situation."
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