Mar 5, 2024 - News

πŸ“Έ 1 Texas primary photo to go

Texan First Lady, Laura Bush, wife of Republican presidential hopeful and Texas Governor George W. Bush

Laura Bush, wife of then-Republican presidential hopeful and Texas Gov. George W. Bush, votes semi-privately in the Texas primary in March 2000. Photo: Paul J. Richards/AFP via Getty Images

In this 2000 image, photojournalists in Austin jockey to snap pictures of Laura Bush as she casts a primary vote for (presumably) her husband.

Why it matters: George W. Bush won the Super Tuesday over Republican challenger John McCain by a large margin, assuring his Republican nomination.

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