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No spotlight for Trump at funeralFamily welcomes president to service, but not to participate

Dec 05, 2018 - South Florida Sun-Sentinel

WASHINGTON - As America celebrates the life of President George H.W. Bush and the "kinder and gentler" era in politics he represents, the current president, who rose to power in open mockery of that style of democracy and who hates to surrender center stage, will have to endure the tributes from a pew in the audience.

President Donald Trump plans to attend Bush's state funeral Wednesday but is not scheduled to speak, according to the list of eulogizers released by the Bush family, marking ...