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WJLA, May 31, 2012

PHOTOS: George W. Bush, Barack Obama share stage during portrait unveiling

President Barack Obama shared the stage with former President George W. Bush in a friendly White House welcome for the unveiling of the 43rd president's official portrait. Obama told Bush and an assembly of former Bush aides and Cabinet members: "We may have our differences politically, but the presidency transcends those differences." Bush, light-hearted and expansive, saluted artist John Howard Sanden for "a fine job with a challenging subject." (AP)

(Photo: Scott Thuman | Date: May. 31, 2012) of fullscreen mode

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