John Ellis "Jeb" Bush is a Republican and the 43rd governor of Florida. He is also founder of the Foundation for Florida’s Future.
Elected in 1998, he served two terms. Before entering politics, Bush held jobs in consulting, investing, lobbying and served as a partner or on the boards of several businesses. He was also chairman of the Dade County Republican Party.
Bush was born in Midland, Texas, on Feb. 11, 1953, as the second of six children of former President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1973. He and his wife, Columba Gallo Bush, have three children.
House Speaker Will Weatherford will attend the MavPAC annual conference in July in Miami, organizers said.
Jeb Bush writes a column for Rare arguing that the GOP is doing just fine -- at a state level.
"He’d be a marvelous candidate if he chooses to do so," former President George W. Bush says of brother Jeb and 2016. "He doesn’t need my counsel ’cause he knows what it is, which is ‘run.’ But whether he does or not, it’s a very personal decision.”
MIAMI — She was almost like a member of the family. An employee, but almost one of them.
Jeb Bush reacts to the Senate immigration proposal:
WASHINGTON — The 2016 presidential election is far off, but an early sign indicates that Republicans could face trouble if Hillary Clinton or Joe Biden becomes the Democratic nominee, according to a new McClatchy-Marist poll.
The following is the Quinnipiac write-up of its latest poll, showing no front-runner for GOP presidential nominee. Note Marco Rubio's lead over Jeb Bush.
A Democratic super PAC has turned Jeb Bush's CPAC speech bemoaning Republicans for being "anti-everything" into a fundrasing appeal.
The Republican National Committee this morning released a detailed report of the party's image and policy problems, and Florida strategist Sally Bradshaw highlighted a big one: women.