George P. Bush, the chief operating officer of a real estate development firm in Fort Worth, Texas, contributed to Fred asking friends and associates to do the same/. He sent the appeal Friday afternoon along with Timothy P. Berry, the firm's president. The e-mail closes "Devotedly," then has both of their signatures.
On the Man-Crush for Fred; also here.
Many in President Bush’s circle are favorable of Thompson because of his work helping shepherd Supreme Court picks through the Senate and because of his vocal support of I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, Vice President Cheney’s former chief of staff convicted of four felony charges last march in relation to the outing of CIA operative Valerie Plame Wilson.
[if you want to see a embarrassing man-crush on him, don’t miss the YouTube of Zach Wamp in South Carolina leading an effort to draft Thompson].