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.
Charlie Crist has said he first realized he was in serious trouble in the Republican party in November, 2009 at the annual Alachua County GOP's Ronald Reagan Black Tie and Blue Jeans BBQ, when the first saw clearly the hostility from party activists.
Jeb Bush tomorrow in New Hampshire will outline a plan to replace Obamacare
Background from his campaign:
The following is from the Des Moines Register:
What Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush are up to the week of October 12.
Donald Trump remains on top of the GOP field, according to a new CBS News national poll.
Trump - 27 percent
Carson - 21 percent
Cruz - 9 percent
Rubio - 8 percent
Fiorina - 6 percent
Bush - 6 percent
Conservative Solutions Project, a nonprofit aligned with Marco Rubio, has produced another TV ad on his behalf. The spot, called American Dream, went up Monday, a spokesman says.
Jeb Bush's Super PAC, Right to Rise USA has a new 30 second spot airing in Iowa and New Hampshire touting Bush's vow to disrupt the old order in Washington.
Jeb Bush remains the top spender on TV ads. This week alone his team has dropped nearly $2 million in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina.
U.S. Rep. David Jolly, R-Indian Shores, today was warmly received before a home county crowd at the Suncoast Tiger Bay Club, where, perhaps inadvertently, he hammered U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio.