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Clinton: eternal struggle of former presidents to re-write history

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“I told President Obama that this was the latest, grandest example of the eternal struggle of former presidents to re-write history," began former President Bill Clinton as he addressed the crowd at the dedication ceremony for the George W. Bush Presidential Center."I want to take my hat off to President Bush, this is a beautiful library,” he continued.

Clinton, President Barack Obama, and former Presidents Jimmy Carter and George W. Bush's father, George H.W. Bush, were introduced to the gathering, along with their wives.

The center on the campus of Southern Methodist University includes the presidential library and museum along with the 43rd president's policy institute. The center opens to the public May 1.

A crowd of about 10,000 was gathered for the outdoor ceremony under clear blue skies with morning temperatures in the 50s.

AP contributed

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