Jeb Bush

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    September 24, 2014

    Jeb Bush Sure Is Acting Like a Guy About to Run For President

    As his hometown presidential hopeful Marco Rubio fumbles for a coherent response to ISIS and his state's attentions have been riveted to the Charlie Crist-Rick Scott slugfest, Jeb Bush has mostly kept his head low in Coral Gables. But if Dubya's hermano isn't 100 percent running for president just y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2014

    Jeb Bush "Strongly Urges" Floridians to Vote Against Medical Marijuana

    No one really asked Jeb Bush, but it isn't much of a surprise he's not down with medical marijuana. The former governor, along with the Florida Chamber, the Associated Builders and Contractors of Florida and the Florida Trucking Association, is the latest to join the anti-medical marijuana push.

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2014

    SNL Imagines Jeb Bush at Coachella

    Pundits, Republican insiders, and pollsters all seem to think former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is planning on making a presidential run in 2016, but you're not a real presidential contender until you're properly parodied on Saturday Night Live. Well, on Saturday the show brought out new cast member Beck ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2014

    Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush Still Presidential Favs in Florida; Christie Takes Hit

    When it comes to presidential candidates, Floridians greatly favor people who are related to someone who has already held the job. A new Quinnipiac poll shows that Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are the presidential favorites among Democrats and Republicans respectively, with Hillary being the favorit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2013

    Jeb Bush Stirs Up Obama Controversy on Twitter, Gets Embarrassed by Actual Facts

    While you may have spent Wednesday preparing for Thanksgiving, Jeb Bush was busy on Twitter spreading controversy-stirring conspiracy theories about President Obama on Twitter. Unfortunately these stubborn little things called facts got in the way of his criticism.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    Jeb Bush Changes Mind on Presidential Run. Can He Beat Hillary?

    The word hit the street yesterday: Jeb Bush, who not long ago seemed out of the presidential race, has a 30 percent chance of running. A key question is whether moderate Chris Christie can lose 50 pounds falters. Politico reported yesterday morning that Wall Street insiders were talking about Bush ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2012

    Poll: Marco Rubio Is Republicans' Favorite for 2016 Prez Run, Jeb Bush Second

    So, just in case Mitt Romney fails to deliver, Public Policy Polling decided to jump way ahead of things and conducted a poll asking Republican voters who they'd like to see as their candidate in 2016. Surprisingly, two politicians from Florida took the top two spots: Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush. Rubio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2012

    Types of Milk Jeb Bush Forgot to Mention In His RNC Speech

    Last night, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush addressed the Republican National Convention on the topic of eduction. Well, education and milk. He talked a lot about milk, and how many different types of milk there are. Even during a night in which an old man talked to an empty chair on national telev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2012

    Jeb Bush Really Doesn't Want To Be Mitt Romney's Vice President

    Conservatives tittered like giddy Limbaughs last week when Jeb Bush cracked open the door toward being a vice presidential candidate by telling Newsmax that he'd "consider" Romney's overtures if they came. Rubio may be the rising star, but some in the GOP still dream lustily about a return to the Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2012

    Jeb Bush for Vice President? New Poll Suggests He Could Help More Than Rubio

    Jeb Bush has spent the better part of the past four years not running for president and telling everyone about it, but what about a run for vice president? A new national poll shows that if leading candidate Mitt Romney picked Jebbers as his VP, it could make for a particularly strong ticket. An eve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2012

    Jeb Bush Endorses Mitt Romney, Finally

    ​In what is perhaps a sign that some in the GOP establishment are growing wary off the drawn-out Republican presidential primary and are ready to rally around a frontrunner, former Florida governor Jeb Bush broke his neutral stance this morning and officially endorsed Mitt Romney.

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2012

    Ann Coulter: Jeb Bush is "Embarrassing to the Republican Party"

    ​We're not sure that you can get more embarrassing than the current state of the GOP primary, and we're not the only ones who seem to think so. Even a still-anonymous top Republican senator seems to hope that a new candidate jumps in and take the nomination in a contested convention. His preferred ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2011

    Someone is Paying for Jeb Bush Presidential Polling

    ​There were a bit of murmurs earlier this month that certain powers that be within the Republican party were so disenchanted with the current crop of presidential candidates they were throwing around the idea of convincing a big name candidate to enter the race at the last minute. The biggest of t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2011

    Could Jeb Bush Still Enter the GOP Presidential Primary?

    ​The Confederacy of Dunces that emerged to vie for the GOP presidential primary certainly must have some could-have-been candidates rethinking their decision. After the swift, and often surreal, rises and eventual falls of Michele Bachmann, Rick Perry, and Herman Cain, the race is pretty much down ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    Will Jeb Bush Endorse Jon Huntsman Tomorrow in Coconut Grove?

    ​Former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman's campaign has promised that the struggling presidential candidate will make a major announcement tomorrow at, of all place, Scotty's Landing in Coconut Grove. Our first instinct was that he'd be announcing his exit from the race, but that seems unlikely. Word is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Jeb Bush: "I'm Never Ruling Out Being on Dancing with the Stars"

    ​Could former Florida Governor Jeb Bush be following in the dainty footsteps of other conservative figures like Tom Delay, Tucker Carlson, and Bristol Palin, and strapping on a dance belt for a run on Dancing With the Stars? Probably not, but the former Governor says he'd never rule it out.

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Miami Teacher Jennie Smith Slams Obama for Sharing Stage with Jeb Bush

    ​During President Obama's quick trip to Miami on Friday he stopped by Miami Central High School to deliver remarks on education reform and notably shared the stage with Florida's former Republican Gov. Jeb Bush. Afterward, he held a 14-member round table on education, though only one teacher was i ... More >>

  • News

    January 6, 2011
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    December 14, 2010

    Mike Huckabee Won't Run for President ...if Jeb Bush Runs

    Former Arkansas Governor turned Fox News host (and now Florida resident) Mike Huckabee says he won't run for President in 2012. Well, he won't if former Florida Governor Jeb Bush decides to run. Huckebee came out of national obscurity to place second in the 2008 Republican Primary, and is widely exp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Jeb Bush Thinks Obama Can Win in 2012

    ​For once Jeb Bush is saying something liberals want to hear. He thinks that Barack Obama could easily be reelected in 2012, and says that the 2010 midterm election wasn't so much a vote of confidence in the Republican party as it was an expression of people basically being pissed off. In an expan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    David Letterman Does "Top Ten Reasons Jeb Bush Is Not Running For President"

    ​Jeb Bush's current full time job is denying that he's running for president, but why won't he? A certain camp of conservatives would love to see him run, and even some Democrats concede he could have a good chance. Well David Letterman, the sole remaining funny person on at 11:30 on a network, ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Jeb Bush Calls Obama an Immature Child, Media Sets off More 2012 Rumors

    ​Did you read Sunday's profile of Jeb Bush in the New York Times? Our former governor pulled no punches in bashing the current president. "It's kind of like a kid coming to school saying, 'The dog ate my homework,' " Bush said of the administration's tendency to blame his brother, former ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    Jeb Bush Predicts Crist Will Finish Third, New Poll Shows Him in Lead

    Do you think Jebby always secretly hated Charlie? These smiles look awfully forced. ​Now that Jeb Bush doesn't have to share a party with Charlie Crist, he's letting his true thoughts on the made who proceeded him in the governor's chair known. Talking to the Weekly Standard, Bush doesn't spare mu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Jeb Bush Finally Acknowledges His Love for Marco Rubio

    Rubio holding the sword Bush presented him with in 2006​For months now Jeb Bush has had to keep his political love for Marco Rubio silent in deference to Charlie Crist. But now that Crist is running as an independent (a move that, at least in the short run, seems to be paying off), Bush is free to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Is Jeb Bush Still in Charge of Florida?

    ​Jeb Bush left office four years ago, but Associated Press writer Martin Merzer thinks he may still be in charge of the state -- or at the very least still the most influential voice in the governing Republican party."He's become a legislative Wizard of Oz -- thunder and lightning and pulling the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Jeb Bush: No Endorsement in Senate Race Soon, If Ever

    via Dem UndergroundEven though the entire state knows Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio are in total political love, Bush continues to remain neutral in the Republican primary for Senate.The Tampa Tribune asked Jebbers if he plans to make an endorsement soon. "I don't know... I don't know if I'm go ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    Jeb Bush: Obama Hates Capitalism

    ​Jeb Bush has emerged as one of the more sane and reasoned voices on the right, usually by keeping his foot a good distance from his mouth. His modus operandi since leaving office has been to keep a relatively low profile and remain a strong voice for conservatism while not making a buffoonery of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    Who Will Charlie Crist Appoint to Replace Mel Martinez?

    Charlie Crist has the power​As long as I live, I don't think Florida will see a more chaotic election cycle than 2010. Now, Mel Martinez has thrown in another twist by resigning early, leaving the decision to pick his appointment to Gov. Charlie Crist, who is running to replace Martinez himself. L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Florida Lotto Vending Machines Return

    You know what is just the worst? When you're at a gas station and want to buy a Diet Coke and a Cheerios Milk & Cereal Bar, but the guy in front of you decides to get $50 in scratch-off tickets. Which inevitably takes forever. Seriously, it is the worst. "No! I said I wanted ten Pink Panthers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Jeb Visits Hannity With Some Education Ideas and Measured Criticism for Obama

    Pretty much everyone knows that the education system in this country needs to be fixed. Conservatives like Sean Hannity apaprently think that if we break "the unholy alliance" between democrats and teachers unions everything will be solved. Liberals, actually I am not even sure. I hear a lot of chat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2009

    Jeb Bush Loves Sweden's "Voucherized" Education System

    Former Gov. Jeb Bush sat down with the Wall Street Journal for a lil chitchat, and after getting it out of the way that he would never, ever want to be honored on President's Day, he starts getting hyper-excited about the Swedish education system. "The idea that somehow Sweden would be the land of i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Jeb Bush Senate Speculation Downgraded To "Iffy"

    Last week, Jeb Bush's possible Senate conquest seemed like all but a sure thing, but today The St. Pete Times has declared its status as "iffy." Bush is expected to make an official statement soon, possibly by week's end. Jeb Bush seemed more intent on saving the GOP than serving Florida, and Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Jeb Won't Run. Rubio Will?

    During the last part of 2008, it seemed like Jeb Bush had already won the 2010 Senate race, but this afternoon he announced he won't be running. "While the opportunity to serve my state and country during these turbulent and dynamic times is compelling, now is not the right time to return to electe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2008

    All Signs Point to a Jeb Bush Senate Run

    The holiday break brought us so many cheerful tidings: The Dolphins are heading the playoffs, gas prices are at a four year low, we get an iPhone, and the new Animal Collective leaked. So of course there has to be some sort of proverbial coal in the stocking: Jeb Bush seems poised to run for Senate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    Obama Picks Some White Guy for HUD. What's a Manny to Do?

    Barack Obama continued his pattern of naming just about everyone from the Clinton administration to his cabinet, while simultaneously leaving Latinos out in the cold by picking Shaun Donovan as his secretary of housing and urban development. But hey, that was our Mayor Manny Diaz's fantasy position! ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Jeb Gets a Job

    Jeb Bush used to have a cushy post-Gov gig as a private equity adviser at Lehman Brothers. Well, apparently his private equity advice didn't do much in keeping the firm from collapse, and Ol' Jebby's only had his duty as president of Jeb Bush & Associates to keep him busy ever sense. Unlike the ... More >>

  • News

    December 13, 2007

    And the Band Played On

    South Florida Impeachment Coaliton stages a sit-in at U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek's office.

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2006

    Bush in the Closet?

    Florida Governor Jeb Bush, who's pledged to return to Miami when his term ends in January 2007, took a leisurely stroll through the brick-lined streets of downtown Pittsburgh last week. He must have marveled at the colors and smells of the early autumn evening in the quaint Northeast. It was just ou ... More >>

  • City Life

    May 13, 2004


    William Hoeveler

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    May 15, 2003


    Florida International University

    University Park Campus

  • News

    January 16, 2003

    Barred for Life

    The process for restoring the civil rights of felons in Florida works perfectly -- if not restoring their rights is the goal

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    FIU, too! All right?

    Why Mitch Maidique and Armando Codina hate Amendment 11

  • News

    November 7, 2002

    Little Goes A Long Way

    Immigration attorney Cheryl Little spent years banging her head against INS bureaucracy, until a Haitian boat cracked it open

  • News

    November 7, 2002

    "Thanks, Jeb!"

    Those fun firefighters at Local 1403 are at it again

  • News

    November 30, 2000

    The Untold Story

    Guess who's coming to vote? Guess again.

  • News

    August 24, 2000

    Schoolhouse Knocks

    Although the Liberty City Charter School helped make Jeb Bush governor, four years on it's barely passing

  • City Life

    May 11, 2000

    Best Political Gamble

    Governor's office sit-in

  • News

    October 29, 1998
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    August 10, 1994

    Road Show

    Want to know more about Jeb Bush? The machinations of Florida's Republican party? Vomiting? Get on the bus.

  • News

    February 27, 1991
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