according to a statement from his office. He was taken to Houston Methodist Hospital Tuesday night by ambulance as a “precaution” after experiencing shortness of breath.
Bush 41 "will be held for observation," said spokesman Jim McGrath. It is a facility he is familiar with: The ex-president spent two months there for a persistent cough and other issues, leaving in January 2013.
The White House has been notified of the situation, according to the Associated Press. President Obama, who is vacationing in Hawaii, sent “good wishes” to Bush, according to administration spokesman Eric Schultz.