helping a hero – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:34:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png helping a hero – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 George Bush Was Paid $100,000 to Speak at Veterans Event http://www.snopes.com/2015/07/09/george-bush-speaking-fees/ Thu, 09 Jul 2015 15:24:10 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=3524 NEWS:   Former President George W. Bush was paid $100,000 to speak at a charity fundraiser for wounded veterans in 2012. Former President George W. Bush was paid $100,000 to speak at a 2012 charity fundraiser event for “Helping a Hero,” an organization that raises money for wounded veterans, officials from the charity confirmed to … Continued