20 years since the presidency of George W. Bush

On 7 November 2000, the fight for the presidency erupted between Republican George Bush Jr. the Democrat Al Gore. George Bush jr. defeated Gore. The elections began on 7 November of that year, and it was not until 12 December that the results of the recounting of votes in Florida and various court cases became clear.

Americans in The Netherlands

"8 November 2000. Breakfast in the Kurhaus in The Hague where Americans in the Netherlands follow the presidential elections between George Bush and Al Gore. At 08.15 CNN wrongly announces that Bush has won but this is revoked. Supporters of both camps eagerly await".

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