Politics & Government

October 30, 2008

Bush once was Texas' favorite son, but not any longer

President Bush's political resiliency in his home state has eroded significantly over his nearly eight years in the White House, with Texans joining the rest of the nation in registering sharp disapproval of his job performance as the nation’s chief executive. According to a newly released statewide poll, 55 percent of Texans disapprove of the way Bush has handled the presidency.

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