Nov 16, 2017

George H.W. Bush accused of groping woman while he was president

President George H.W. Bush and first lady Barbara Bush leave the White House. Photo: Wilfredo Lee / AP

A Michigan woman has come forward saying President George H.W. Bush inappropriately touched her during a 1992 campaign event, according to CNN.

The woman said she was taking a photo with Bush and her father at a fundraising event, when Bush "grabbed her rear end." Her ex-husband and a friend corroborated the story to CNN. While several women have come forward, this is the first allegation against Bush while he was in office.

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