George W Bush Charged Veterans’ Charity $100,000 to Speak at Fundraiser

George W Bush charged a military veterans’ charity $100,000 to speak at a fundraiser in 2012. Meredith Iler, the former chair of Helping a Hero, told ABC News, “It was great because he reduced his normal fee of $250,000 down to $100,000.
The former president was also provided with a private jet to travel to the event in Houston at a cost of $20,000, ABC News reported, citing unnamed officials.
A spokesperson for the former President, Freddy Ford, confirmed the payment to ABC News.