WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump paid a brief visit to the U.S. Capitol on Monday night to pay his respects to predecessor George H.W. Bush.
Accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, the president who has had friction with the Bush family paused in silence at the ex-president's flag-draped casket in the rotunda of the Capitol.
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The president tweeted this morning that he also plans to visit privately with members of the Bush family. https://t.co/XmwqMZARun pic.twitter.com/v6prywx2C8