Bush to visit First Presidency and other LDS leaders
WASHINGTON – President Bush plans to stay overnight in Salt Lake City later this month, make a visit to LDS Church leaders and raise some cash for Sen. Orrin Hatch, The Salt Lake Tribune has learned.
While the president’s schedule is not yet solid and may change, Bush currently plans to fly into Utah on Aug. 30 and stay overnight before a speech to a convention of American Legion members the next day.
After speaking to the convention, the president is expected to visit with the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and then headline a fundraiser for Hatch, who is seeking a sixth term in the Senate this year. Bush also will be joined on the trip by Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. …[Read more]