Former President George H.W. Bush raps Cheney, Rumsfeld in biography: Fox News

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush looks attends the Medal of Freedom ceremony at the White House in WashingtonFormer President George H.W. Bush takes some unexpected swipes at Dick Cheney and Donald Rumsfeld, key members of his son’s administration, over their reaction to the Sept. 11 attacks, in a new biography of the 41st president, Fox News reported on Wednesday. In “Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey Of George Herbert Walker Bush,” author Jon Meacham quotes Bush as saying that Cheney and Rumsfeld were too hawkish and that their harsh stance damaged the reputation of the United States, the cable news network said.

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