Category Archives: Jeb Bush

Not so fast, Betsy!

Betsy DeVos, President-elect Trump’s nominee to be Secretary of State, took a page from her new boss’ playbook and went directly to the people via Twitter about Common Core. Many of you are asking about Common Core. To clarify, I … Continue reading

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A Cruz Collapse, a Lowering Trump Ceiling, a Rubio Ascendancy

A creepy robocall from a PAC supporting Ted Cruz targeted Donald Trump on Thursday night for his dry and inconclusive statement about the Confederate battle flag. Writing for MSNBC, Vaughn Hillyard has this: Courageous Conservatives, the pro-Cruz super PAC who … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush Calls POLITICO “Trash”, Yet Used Them to Advance Ed Policy Agenda in 2011

Last evening POLITICO printed a story from Florida-based journalist Marc Caputo that staffers from Jeb Bush’s campaign were shopping their resumes. Several Jeb Bush campaign workers are already shopping their résumés with Florida political consultants as expectations mount inside his … Continue reading

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Is Trump Running as a Democrat Now or is He Melting Down Over Another Grudge?

It’s clear that Donald Trump is in control of his own Twitter account. No intern or staffer would dare put this out. Now that George Bush is campaigning for Jeb(!), is he fair game for questions about World Trade Center, … Continue reading

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Rubio Says Jeb Bush Missing in Action the Last Seven Years on Key Conservative Fights

From Jeremy Peters in the New York Times: During his swing across the state on Thursday — which started at a resort near Hilton Head and ended at a Christian school outside Greenville — Mr. Rubio was as biting about … Continue reading

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Chris Christie Goes Jerry Springer on Marco Rubio

A quick Google search of Chris Christie Confrontation Video generates 974,000 results. He’s good at it and he knows it. Christie telegraphed his verbal assault on Marco Rubio last night. He successfully baited Rubio into repeating himself three times with … Continue reading

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Playing to New Hampshire’s Moderates, Lindsey Graham Condemns Rubio for Going Hard Right

From Eliza Collins in POLITICO: Lindsey Graham had some harsh words for Marco Rubio on Tuesday, particularly on his stance on abortion and immigration which he warned would keep women and Hispanics from joining the party. “Marco has no exceptions … Continue reading

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As Super PAC Funds Dry Up, Jeb Loses Donors to Marco While Spending $2884 Per Vote in Iowa

From Daniel Halper in the Weekly Standard: Florida governor Jeb Bush received 5,165 votes in Iowa. His vote total constitutes 2.8 percent of the Republican turnout, placing him in sixth place in the Iowa caucus. Yet no candidate in either … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush’s Reckless Ambition “In Danger of Damaging Family Legacy of Goodwill Among Republicans”

If there was ever an actual republican establishment that could be identified in some tangible way it would be Jeb Bush’s massive Florida machine. Still the most influential republican politician in the state, Bush has maintained his relevancy through two … Continue reading

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The Shameful Irony of Jeb Bush’s Attempt to Destroy Marco Rubio

When Jeb Bush’s go-to political hit man Mike Murphy began unleashing the hounds on Marco Rubio, it’s fair to wonder if any of the state republican pols who backed Bush’s presidential run were horrified. If so, they’ve been silent. What … Continue reading

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