PHOTO: Abramoff and Bush? (UPDATE: No)

This photo appears in a 2000 BBC article about the Bush transition team:

Jack Abramoff was a member of the Bush transition team:

After the 2000 election, Abramoff was named to the Bush transition team for the Interior Department, which regulates the Indian casinos that paid Abramoff his inflated fees.

Is that Jack Abramoff behind Bush? Compare the 2000 photo with two recent pictures of Abramoff:


We’ve contacted Agence France Press for more information about the photo. (HT: Canofun)

UPDATE: In the comment section, CTDem discovered another photo from the same event that suggests the person above with Bush is not Jack Abramoff. Great find.