Neil Bush

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2009

    Neil Bush Wants Him Some Of That There Stimulus Money

    Love it, hate it, the federal stimulus money is coming and it's got to be spent on something.Why not Neil Bush?Bush, the wayward son of the Bush family (and that's saying something) is, of course, the guy behind Ignite!, the company that tries to get schools to buy its Schoolhouse Rock-like gadgetry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Ain't Nothing Wrong With A Texas Mathbook

    Teachers in a California school district are up in arms over the fact that publisher McGraw-Hill mistakenly sent unedited copies of math textbooks riddled with errors. In addition to typos and problems with the answer-keys, the books, approved for California academic standards, came with covers for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2008

    HISD Keeps Giving Money To Neil Bush

    In case you were wondering whether HISD's love affair with the Bushes would end with an Obama victory, you have your answer -- it won't. On the board agenda for Wednesday is an item to spend $350,000 more on Ignite!, the computer-learning company founded by Neil Bush through the kindness of various ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2007

    Turkeys of the Year: Honor Roll

    Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, Tom DeLay, Janet Jackson and Tom DeLay again

  • News

    August 9, 2007
  • Blogs

    January 4, 2007

    Defending His Semi-Good Name

    He should write a letter to his congressman or something. Neil Bush — the Bush who embarrasses his family without creating Middle East quagmires — will do whatever it takes to defend his name, apparently. Bush is the head of Ignite!, an educational-software company that's been helpe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2006

    So It's Govt' Money -- Don't Have a COW

    Neil Bush: Working to improve American kids' reading skills. (Next year.) Remember when Barbara Bush dropped that "working very well for them" bomb about Katrina victims? Folks everywhere said she was harsh, even going as far as calling her a "cold-hearted bitch." But, would you still call Mrs. ... More >>

  • News

    August 17, 2006

    Bragging Rights

    The Port praises itself, with omissions

  • News

    September 15, 2005

    Fear the Quilters

    A powerful group almost rises up

  • News

    November 25, 2004

    Talking Turkey

    Time again to honor the best in Houston

  • News

    May 27, 2004

    Welcome to Fire Island

    While communities across the country block LNG terminals, Quintana just shrugs

  • News

    February 26, 2004

    History for Dummies

    Neil Bush touts a school curriculum for guys like himself

  • News

    March 25, 1999

    Presidential Kids' Charity

    Call to contribute to the Bush bid, and guess who answers?

  • Culture

    July 18, 1996

    Sweet Stuff

    Paul Kittelson's giant candy proves a summer treat