|U.S. President George W. Bush poses with daughter Jenna prior to Jenna's wedding to Henry Hager at Prairie Chapel Ranch in Crawford, Texas, in this handout photo taken May 10, 2008. Jenna Bush Hagar, an NBC 'Today' show correspondent, told the morning show that she is pregnant with her first child, due in the new year, December 12, 2012. REUTERS/White House/Shealah Craighead/Handout
Former U.S. President George W. Bush is set to be a first-time grandfather - his daughter is pregnant.
Jenna Bush Hager announced on Wednesday she and husband Henry Hager are expecting their first child.
She tells People magazine, "We're so excited. We can't wait."
The former American leader is equally thrilled, telling the Today show, "I'm fired up. I'm looking forward to it. I could barely contain the news."
His wife Laura adds, "We're both really thrilled. We've been looking forward to being grandparents for a long time and we're very excited about it."