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How George W. Bush Responded To Criticism From A Gold Star Parent

The former president's response is in stark contrast to how Donald Trump has handled his latest controversy.

Cindy Sheehan and Khizr Khan are both parents to U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq. Sheehan was an outspoken critic of George W. Bush and his policies. Khan has criticized Trump and his policies. But the responses from Bush and from Trump to that criticism have a world of difference between them. 

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