On December 2, 2010, George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States, visited Grand Rapids to talk about his book “Decision Points”. Bush spoke about the lifelong influences that shaped his time in the Oval Office and the decisions he made while there that changed our country.
Susan Ford Bales introduced the former President to an overflow crowd, which included several members of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Board of Trustees and members of the Friends of Ford. Al Pheley, Administrator of the Gerald R. Ford School at Albion College, served as moderator.
Decision Points includes Bush’s reflections on his family and insights into the 2000 Election, 9/11, the War on Terror, Hurricane Katrina and the financial crisis.