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Jeb's son works to bring more Hispanics into GOP



george-p_-bush.jpgThe Texas Tribune talked to George P. Bush, the son of Jeb Bush and Texas resident who has politics "in my blood" and is keeping the door open for a future campaign. His PAC is helping Latino Republicans run for office.


...Though Bush is careful when speaking about his own goals, he says he is inextricably linked to politics. For now, however, he is content with his role with the PAC.

His future political success could hinge on how Republicans move forward on specific issues. He supports portions of the DREAM Act, and said he thinks most Republicans would also favor at least certain aspects of it, including a pathway toward legalization for illegal immigrants if they serve in the military.

He also calls himself a "George W. Bush" Republican on other aspects of immigration reform.

"That is essentially securing the border, placing an importance on that," he said. "In terms of folks already here? Figure out a way where they can be taken out of the shadows and contribute to society and provide an opportunity to contribute and pay their fair share."...

[Last modified: Tuesday, March 6, 2012 2:19pm]


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