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Chris Christie's biggest ally: The 2016 GOP presidential field absolutely sucks
According to a report from Politico's Maggie Haberman, supporters of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie say he's still a top tier 2016 hopeful-and their argument for why they believe that to be the case is pretty revealing: Among the factors they point to: No smoking gun has emerged in Bridgegate.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Fix: Jeb Bush isn't the Hillary Clinton of the 2016 GOP field. Not even close.
There's a tendency in political circles to equate Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush when it comes to the 2016 presidential race.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Jeb Bush Hates Public School Teachers
Shocking news: Jeb Bush comes out in favor of the New York lawsuit to end teacher tenure.
Jeb Bush: 'By some estimates, as few as 2 percent of the 50,000...
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, one of the Republican Party's most vocal advocates of federal action on immigration policy, recently re-entered the immigration debate with Bush, a potential 2016 candidate, co-authored the op-ed with Clint Bolick, the vice president for litigation at the libertarian Goldwater Institute But what about the number of ... (more)
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Act of Love? Jeb Bush, ‘Moderate Republican,’...
Remember when former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, the consummate 'moderate Republican,' shocked everyone by calling immigration an 'act of love?' It looks like he's changed his mind.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
WP anti-teachers-union op ed written by 2 of Jeb Bush's Chiefs for Change.
It amazing to me how easily the anti-union forces in education get such easy media access.
Miami-Dade County Judge rules state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional
A Miami-Dade County judge Friday overturned the Florida ban on same-sex marriage in a ruling that applies to Miami-Dade County.
Florida Lenders Skirt State Law To 'Prey On The Desperate'
When Florida lawmakers banned high-interest car title loans in 2000, then-Gov. Jeb Bush proclaimed that the new law would protect Floridians from lenders "who prey on the desperate."
Bush Family Hack Propagandist for Scamnesty Heard From: Boredom Ensues
After several weeks in which the influx of tens of thousands of undocumented children illegally crossing the border into the United States has dominated the headlines, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wrote an op-ed about the issue, calling for a change in how the children are handled after they are arrested - and also urging his fellow Republicans not ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Little Green Footballs
The Koch Brothers Are Building a Network of Libertarian Hackers, Coders and Designers
Worried that IT experts seem to typically vote Democratic, the Koch Brothers have spearheaded hackathons to lure techies into the conservatarian sphere.
Writer: Perry Taking Authority on Border, Unlike Obama
Bryan Preston, the former communication director for the Texas Republican Party and Morgan Chalfant, a writer for Red Alert Politics, joined Ed Berliner on "MidPoint" on Newsmax TV on Thursday to discuss recent moves by both Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and what they mean for their potential bids for president in 2016.
New Trier Straw Poll: Bring on Hillary Clinton vs. Jeb Bush
The following is from the New Trier Democrats: New Trier residents strongly favor Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination and find Jeb Bush leading the Republican field according to straw polls conducted by New Trier Democrats at the recent Wilmette, Winnetka and Glencoe summer fairs.
Rubio regains 2016 momentum
Buzz Cut: a Rubio regains 2016 momentum a Video doesn't back up Braley's absence alibi a Walsh blames meds, friend's suicide for plagiarism a Palin pushes Carr a Who ever heard of an Irishman at a loss for words? RUBIO REGAINS 2016 MOMENTUM After a long swoon, Sen. Marco Rubio , R-Fla., is surging among potential 2016 GOP candidates in Florida, ... (more)
The Daily Beast
Jeb Bush's Risky BusinessBy Patricia Murphy
Mitt Romney's career as a private equity manager and expert "turnaround artist" was supposed to be a big asset in the 2012 election.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Jeb Bush weighs in on immigration influx and urges House Republicans to push comprehensive reform
After several weeks in which the influx of tens of thousands of undocumented children illegally crossing the border into the United States has dominated the headlines, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has weighed in, calling for a change in how the children are handled after they are arrested - and also urging his fellow Republicans not to use this as ... (more)
Sun Jul 20, 2014
"The Sunday Political Brunch" by ABC6 Chief Political Reporter Mark Curtis
Yes, that's right, the campaign there will begin in earnest right after this November's election.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Flashback: TN Sen. Lamar Alexander Joins Jeb Bush in Support of Common Core Standards
U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander will appear with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Gov. Bill Haslam Wednesday at an education roundtable discussion sponsored by pro-Common Core Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Tennessee Business Roundtable.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
WHO-TV Des Moines
Poll Shows Work Ahead if Christie Wants to Win Over Iowans
A new NBC News-Marist Poll shows possible GOP presidential candidate New Jersey governor Chris Christie has some work to do in Iowa.
State Judge Legalizes Gay Marriage in Florida Keys
A judge legalized gay marriage in Florida's most gay-friendly county on Thursday, siding with same-sex couples in the Florida Keys who said the state's ban is discriminatory and makes them second-class citizens.
Report: Jeb Bush plays key role in private equity firm
Bloomberg reported the former Florida governor's role as chairman and part owner of Britton Hill Holdings LLC, which was created in May 2013.