Former President George W. Bush at MacDill AFB today for book signing

George W. Bush
Former President George W. Bush (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – President George W. Bush will be in Tampa today to talk about his new book.

The former president will be at MacDill Air Force Base to sign copies of Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief’s Tribute to America’s Warriors, a collection of oil paintings by Bush of American servicemen and women.

The book includes stories written by Bush about each subject, honoring their service and shedding light on their sacrifices.

To meet the former president, attendees must wear wristbands, which are available for purchase at the MacDill Main Exchange (813-824-0511).

Customers are limited to three copies of Portraits of Courage for the former president to sign.  All proceeds will go towards the George W. Bush Presidential Center and its Military Service Initiative.


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