I’ve been spending a great deal of time in Midland, Texas, lately due to a book project, and I’ve grown to love the oil-rich town half-way between Fort Worth and El Paso. Its shrubby mesquite crawls along the ground and a very few scraggly trees decorate the dry land — dry except for the oil that makes the pump jacks move up and down all day. But being in the former president’s hometown has been a walk down a political memory lane, because everyone knows — or knows someone who knows — George and Laura Bush.
Recently, TODAY correspondent Jenna Bush Hager and her husband shared some baby news. In the middle of the clip, the former president and first lady call in to talk about being grandparents. Will the former president be on diaper duty?