Barbara Bush is the wife of George H. W. Bush. She was seen living in the White House, and later moved across the road from The Simpsons with her husband. She reflected some of her views during her husband's presidency, particularly when Bush the Elder was known for making the remark that "America needs to be more like the Waltons and less like the Simpsons". Barbara Bush had taken a softer stance to The Simpsons, saying that she would have enjoyed inviting Marge Simpson to a dinner at the White House if it was physically possible. She is shocked that when the Simpsons are touring the White House they feel entitled to go into the private quarters of the presidential family and that they see her in the bathtub. Despite being rightfully annoyed at first, Mrs. Bush softens her tone when she sees the Simpsons are wearing VIP badges. Later, Barbara Bush is much more courteous, making friends with Marge. Both Marge and Mrs. Bush are annoyed by the fact their husbands bicker and eventually fight, agreeing that both men act in a pig-headed manner.