Bush Hager's response came after Trump dismissed her grandfather's "thousand points of light" phrase, asking "What the hell was that?" at a rally in Montana earlier this week.
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In his inaugural speech in January 1989, George H.W. Bush promoted the virtues of volunteerism, saying: "I have spoken of a thousand points of light, of all the community organizations that are spread like stars throughout the nation, doing good".
The phrase later spawned the creation of the group Points of Light Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on volunteer work.
But Trump continued, suggesting that his catchphrase was better than Bush's.
Trump said people get the meaning of his slogans, "Make America Great Again" and "Putting America First".
15-foot croc captured in Australia
After nearly a decade on the loose, authorities have finally captured a "monster" Northern Territory crocodile. It was snared in a trap moored in the spawling Katherine River system, about 250 miles south of Darwin.
Tropical Storm Chris tracking towards Atlantic Canada
Tropical Storm Chris is shown off the eastern coast of North and SC , U.S., in this satellite image July 9, 2018 at 16:12 UTC. Winds are still at 70 miles per hour , making it a strong tropical storm approaching hurricane strength.
"From a letter my grandfather wrote in 1997: a point of light was a vision about serving others, one that lit up our country, one I hope our country hasn't lost", she wrote, along with her grandfather's own words. What the hell is that?
Former Bush 43 White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischertweeted: "This is so uncalled for".
Has anyone ever figured that one out? "It was put out by a Republican". Author Michael Wear, known for his Christian Outreach programs, thought the diss was Trump showing who he really is.
Richard Haass, who worked as a special assistant to H.W. Bush and as the senior director for Near East and South Asian affairs on his National Security Council, slammed the current president for the jab.
The Fourth of July may be over, but political fireworks from President Trump are still flying!
The conflict between the Bush and Trump families has been brewing for some time, and recently after Jeb Bush criticized Trump's policy of separating parents and children at the border, Donald Trump Jr. canceled an appearance at a fundraiser for George Prescott Bush, Jeb's son in NYC.
On their dismissal, curative petitions were filed by the affected parties seeking re-examination of the original verdict. Even the Centre had at that time favoured retention of the provision in the IPC as penal offence.
More than 200 reports about a fireball visible across the central United States were submitted to the American Meteor Society. One woman who filed a report with the AMS said she heard a loud boom after the fireball passed.
It had been feared that sustained heavy rain could raise water levels inside the cave, greatly hindering the rescue operation . Musk posted videos on Twitter of the aluminum sub being tested at a swimming pool Sunday midafternoon California time.
On Sunday, teams of divers brought out four of the trapped boys but waited several hours before confirming their safe rescue. Monday's rescue effort took about nine hours, two fewer than the day before, in a sign of growing confidence and expertise.
The Duchess of Cambridge paused her maternity leave on Tuesday for a special occasion, close to her heart - literally. The service will be followed by a fly-by at Buckingham Palace and another balcony appearance from the royal family.
Marc Forster ( Finding Neverland ) directs Christopher Robin from a screenplay by Alex Ross Perry and Allison Schroeder . The producers are Brigham Taylor and Kristin Burr with Renée Wolfe and Jeremy Johns serving as executive producers.
In this March 8, 2017, file photo, Judge Thomas Hardiman smiles during a meeting with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Supreme Court shows that we also can no longer count on our highest court to uphold these protections".
All-Star Game Rosters Announced
Second baseman Jose Altuve, who is making his sixth All-Star appearance and fifth consecutive, was selected as a starter. Boston's Mookie Betts , who leads the major leagues with a.342 batting average, is also an AL outfielder starter.
Barcelona eye move for Chelsea star Eden Hazard
The challenges will now be harder for City as their domestic rivals Manchester United and Liverpool are strengthening their side. Hazard now wears the number 10 shirt for club and country, but Luka Modric occupies that jersey at the Bernabeu.
See a glacier spawn an iceberg in this dramatic video
New York University scientists have captured a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland on video. It's a tabular iceberg, long and flat; in the video, you can also see tall, thin pinnacle icebergs crack off and flip over.
Britain's economy grew by 0.3% in May driven by services
The BoE is expected to raise rates by 25 basis points to 0.75 percent on August 2, according to a Reuters poll of economists. A man takes a photograph of the Canary Wharf financial district from Greenwich Park in London, Britain, January 22, 2017.
Bucks’ Donte DiVincenzo has $3.71 in his bank account
Assuming 120 percent of the rookie scale, he'd be on track for a two-year deal worth $5,386,800 ($2,481,000 being the cap hit). According to the NBA Rookie Scale, the first-year salary of a 17th pick should be around $2,067,500.
Belgium star Hazard: I used to support France growing up
The victor will face either Croatia or England , who play Thursday (2am Malaysia time ), in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday. Hazard moved to Lille when he was 14 and he and his brothers used to admire the French 1998 World Cup winning side.
Hazard to go up against adopted France of his hero Zidane
Captain Harry Kane is leading England's charge with six goals so far, putting him top in the race for the Golden Boot. In possession, Belgium stuck to their classic 3-4-2-1 system, however, the formation was subjected to minor tweaks.