George W. Bush, wife now grandparents to Margaret Laura 'Mila' Hager

Jenna Hager

Jenna Hager (Credit: Jenna Hager (Getty Images))

Former President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush became grandparents Saturday as their daughter Jenna Hager gave birth to a baby girl in New York.

“Laura and I are thrilled to announce the birth of our grandchild, Margaret Laura ‘Mila’ Hager. Mila, daughter of Jenna and Henry Hager, is named for her grandmothers,” Bush said in a statement.

He added: “We met our beautiful granddaughter today. Jenna and Mila are healthy. And our family is elated.”

Mila was born at 8:43 p.m. on Saturday and is the first grandchild for the former president and his wife.

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