No White House Nups for Jenna

Bushes' Texas ranch to stage May 10 wedding to Henry Hager
By Emily Thompson,  Newser User
Posted Jan 17, 2008 3:02 PM CST
No White House Nups for Jenna
This May 2006 photo released by The White House shows President and Mrs. George W. Bush's daughter Jenna Bush with fiancé Henry Hager. (AP Photo/The White House, Kimberlee Hewitt)   (Associated Press)

(Newser) – It turns out May 10 isn't a nice day for a White House wedding: Jenna Bush and fiancé Henry Hager will marry that day in Crawford, Texas, at the family's 1,600-acre ranch, quashing speculation the ceremony would be an in-the-spotlight DC affair. "It's going to be a small wedding," a source told People, who added that bridesmaids have already been selected.

Following the couple's August engagement, Laura Bush expressed excitement over the idea of a White House event, but noted, "of course we want to do what Jenna wants to do." Hubby-to-be Hager took the traditional route, asking the president and first lady for their daughter's hand in marriage more than a month before he popped the question. (Read more Jenna Bush stories.)

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