I think he’s a brutal President but even I find it very easy to come up with stuff. Any administration will do some things right.
Africa. With the exception of the Marshall Plan, probably the most significant foreign aid effort in American history.
No Child Left Behind is full of flaws but it does have its good points and the gist of it is correct.
Further liberalization of trade, and avoiding the disastrous move of raising tariffs to deal with the financial crisis.
**Bush’s positions on immigration reform **are admirably sensible and progressive. He can’t convince Congress, though, but he gets an A for effort.
Moving against racial profiling. He never gets credit for this and yet I believe he’s the first President to ever pass a law against racial profiling.
Appointing women and minorities to positions of power, already mentioned. Sure, there’s no tangible difference, but I do think it means something.