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George W. Bush defends religious liberties in commencement speech

Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 01:54

Former U.S. President George W. Bush defends religious liberties during a commencement speech to students at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Rough Cut (No reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: In a commencement speech to students of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, former U.S. President George W. Bush defended religious liberties on Saturday (May 16) saying that faith was a personal decision. "Finally, you can be hopeful because there is a loving god," he said. "Whether you agree with that statement is your choice, it is not your government's choice." In a more light-hearted moment, Bush joked about his poor grades, addressing what he called the "C students" in the gathered assembly and telling them, "you, too, can be President".

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George W. Bush defends religious liberties in commencement speech

Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 01:54