George HW Bush, wife better but still in hospital

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HOUSTON - A spokesman for the Bush family says former president George H.W. Bush and wife Barbara are both doing well. Both are still at a hospital in Houston and are treated for separate health issues.

Bush underwent a procedure to help clear up some of his breathing issues. He is now alert and remains in stable condition in intensive care.

RELATED: George HW Bush in ICU, wife also hospitalized

The former first lady is treated for bronchitis, but said she feels "A thousand percent better today."

The two sent their condolences to president elect Donald Trump, as they will not be able to make it to the inauguration on Friday.

George HW Bush letter to Trump from ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl.

George HW Bush letter to Trump from ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl.