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Jul 22 2015
Republican Jeb Bush rounded up donations in the first 15 days of his presidential campaign from at least 136 top-tier donors to his brother, former President George W. Bush, signaling that the family’s vaunted fundraising network is quickly mobilizing to push a third Bush presidency.
Those donors—dubbed Pioneers and Rangers for raising around $100,000 or at least $200,000 in the 2000Wall Street Journal (News)
Feb 20 2016
When all is said and done in the 2016 election, historians may well look back at South Carolina as a make-or-break moment for Jeb Bush, a once jaunty technocrat laid low by reality-television star Donald Trump and betrayed by his android protégé Marco Rubio. As Saturday’s primary looms, insiders say his hopes of staying in the race will hinge on him coming in no less than thirdVanity Fair
Oct 29 2015
Jeb Bush sought to calm anxious donors with a comeback strategy focused on taking down rival Marco Rubio. But Bush's plan backfired badly on national television in the third GOP presidential debate.HuffPost
Aug 26 2015
Jeb Bush went to the border town of McAllen, Tex., on Monday to raise money and to talk about immigration, in English and fluent Spanish. Because the Republican presidential campaign has been so fixated on border security and the immigrant peril — thank you, Donald Trump — it was a chance to see how the supposed expert on this fraught subject handled it.Guest Writer
Mar 25 2015
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's fundraising swing through Texas this week will be a family affair.
Both former Bush presidents will reportedly attend fundraising events for the expected presidential hopeful in Jeb Bush's home state.
According to The Dallas Morning News, George W. Bush and his wife Laura will both attend a Wednesday evening reception at the home of wealthy DallasCNN (Online News)
May 15 2015
Jeb Bush's rocky week is drawing to a close with a strikingly human admission: family loyalty matters to him and sometimes that makes simple answers very complicated.
As he has explored a run for president from his unique vantage point as the son and brother of former presidents, Bush's last name -- rather than his position on immigration or the Common Core -- is proving to be hisCNN (Online News)
Nov 04 2015
No hes not quitting. But the former Florida governor has a long climb back to the top tier.Politico
Feb 04 2015
Jeb Bush said Wednesday that running in 2016 as the son and brother of former presidents will be “an interesting challenge” and that he must establish himself as his “own person” in order to win. “I love my brother,” the former Florida governor said of George W. Bush during a question-and-answer session following a speech to the Detroit Economic Club. “I think he’s been a great president. ItPolitico
Dec 07 2014
This past week, possible GOP 2016 presidential contender Jeb Bush doubled down on his support for the Common Core standards, scolding conservative critics of the controversial education reform by stating that he had “lost patience” with them and telling them they were not needed by moderate Republicans to win the White House. With polls showing Republican support for Common Core plummeting,Breitbart News
Apr 07 2015
Hours after Pope Francis warned yet again against a complicit silence in the West about Christian persecution Monday, Governor Bush told me over the phone that “the persecution of Christians and other minority populations in Iraq,” too, is a matter of personal concern. “While my daughter in law was born in Canada, her family is Christians from Iraq.” He points to the Knights of Columbus’sNational Review (News)