Bummer, sucks to be a shitty prez doesn’t it? In poking around for info on this, I found
Just like the codpiece, Old George thinks it’s the size that matters. Looks like they just might not have enough money to make it quite that big though.
DALLAS, May 30 (UPI) — George W. Bush’s Texas presidential library is set for groundbreaking in the fall but may not have reached its fundraising goal of $300 million, observers say.
In early 2009 sources in the Bush Foundation said they’d passed the $100 million level, and the same sources claimed $200 million by November, The Dallas Morning News reported Sunday.
But the foundation has yet to file financial reports past 2008, when federal tax filing showed it had $23.1 million on hand, the newspaper said.
Foundation officials declined to say what the present total is.
“We’re on schedule with everything — the building design, the fundraising,” Mark Langdale, president of the Bush Foundation, said. “We’re pleased with our programs.”