Some of the notable names at George H.W. Bush’s funeral
The National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., was the center of powerful names in American politics on Wednesday as mourners gathered to honor former president George H.W. Bush.
Bush was being eulogized by historian Jon Meacham, former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney, former president George W. Bush, and Senator Alan Simpson.
Here’s a look at the other notable faces at the funeral service.
President Trump, Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and Karen Pence
Four former presidents and first ladies
Barack and Michelle Obama, Bill and Hillary Clinton, and Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter joined George and Laura Bush at the funeral service.
Former vice presidents and their spouses
Dan and Marilyn Quayle, Dick and Lynne Cheney, Joe and Jill Biden, and Al Gore sat behind the row of former presidents.
A bipartisan group of Congressional leaders took part in the departure of Bush’s casket from the US Capitol.
Prince Charles and Angela Merkel
A number of foreign officials were in attendance, including the German chancellor and British prince.
Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions
Former national security advisor Brent Scowcroft walked out of the cathedral behind the casket of George H.W. Bush.
Former Bush (43) administration officials
Republican strategist and former White House senior adviser Karl Rove, left, and former White House press secretary for President George W. Bush Dana Perino.