Kennedys honor ex-President George H.W. Bush with award for 'courage' in raising taxes in 1990

  • by: AMY CRAWFORD , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 4, 2014 - 3:40 PM

BOSTON — Former President George H.W. Bush was honored Sunday with a Kennedy "courage" award for agreeing to raise taxes to confront a spiraling deficit, jeopardizing his presidency that ended after just one term.

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