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President Bush, center, New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, left, and New York Governor George Pataki, second from left, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., second from right, and New York City Fire Commissioner Thomas Van Essen, right, look toward the fallen buildings during a tour of the World Trade Center, Friday, Sept. 14, 2001 in New York. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)

George W. Bush visits Ground Zero

January 1, 1970

Former President George W. Bush has visited the site of the World Trade Center several times since the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, to show his support for all those involved in the rescue and recovery operations and to pay tribute to the victims and their families.