Former US president George W Bush speaks at the launch his new book, “41: A Portrait of My Father”, at the George Bush Presidential Library Center in College Station, Texas. Photograph: Mike Stone/Reuters

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Mitt and Ann Romney, with their granddaughter Allie Romney, before the premiere of Mitt at the  Sundance Film Festival in Salt Lake City, Utah. Photograph: EPA/George Frey

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Former US presidents  George HW Bush (left) and George W Bush at the dedication of the George W Bush Presidential Centre on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, last Thursday.  Photograph: Reuters/Tony Gutierrez

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