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Jeb Bush 2016

Jason Linkins

62 Takeaways From CPAC 2015, Ranked

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

Any time a thing happens in politics, the media has "Takeaways" about that thing. And whenever the media has a bunch of Takeaways, Eat The Press gathe...

How Jeb Bush's Big Bet On Florida Economy May Come Back To Haunt Him

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

br>By Jason Szep JUPITER, Florida, March 2 (Reuters) - In October 2003, Jeb Bush unveiled one of the largest economic projects in Flor...

Trail To The Chief: The CPAC Effect on the GOP Field Edition

The Huffington Post | Lauren Weber and Jason Linkins | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

The CPAC Effect Edition This week, the field of hopefuls on the Republican side of the 2016 nomination circus faced a critical acid tes...

Jason Linkins

Chris Christie: Watercolor Memories Of A Candidacy That 'Peaked Too Soon'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

Every election cycle can be considered, first and foremost, a monument to hype. With every passing week, the political world is a blizzard of brash pr...

Christina Wilkie

Rand Paul Supporters Walk Out Of Jeb Bush Speech

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.27.2015 | Politics

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- A determined band of supporters of Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) walked out on former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) on Friday as he spoke...

Amanda Terkel

Laura Ingraham Takes Aim At Jeb Bush And His Wife At Major Conservative Gathering

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.27.2015 | Politics

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Radio host Laura Ingraham came out swinging against Jeb Bush Friday morning at a conference for conservative activists, taking...

Igor Bobic

CPAC Conservatives Skeptical Of Another Bush

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 02.27.2015 | Politics

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- When he speaks here Friday, Jeb Bush isn’t likely to win over many hearts and minds at the Conservative Political Action Con...

Metals Magnate Wants To Turn Jeb Bush Green

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 02.26.2015 | Politics

An extremely wealthy Republican donor thinks he can get would-be 2016 presidential contender Jeb Bush to see the light on climate change, reports the ...

Jeb and Hillary Baggage Wars

Phil Perrier | Posted 02.23.2015 | Politics
Phil Perrier

The conventional wisdom at the moment is that the 2016 presidential election is going to come down to Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush. On the bright side, the conventional wisdom on national elections is almost always wrong.

Jeb Bush Championed Fracking While Standing To Profit From It, Report Alleges

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 02.23.2015 | Politics

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) pushed states to approve the controversial drilling practice known as fracking while he personally stood to profit fr...

Christina Wilkie

Jeb Bush Makes A Big Hire For 2016

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tim Miller, a rising star in the world of Republican political opposition research, has joined Jeb Bush's political action committee as ...

Ryan Grim

When Dad Was VP, Jeb Bush Lobbied The Administration For A Medicare Fraudster

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jeb Bush personally lobbied the secretary of health and human services, while his father was vice president, on behalf of a Miami figure...

Jeb, Swearing He's His Own Man, Bear Hugs Brother's Failed Foreign Policy

Rep. Ruben Gallego | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics
Rep. Ruben Gallego

For anyone who served on the ground in Iraq there is something horrifying about the idea of the ideologically blind, strategically ignorant "thinkers" -- Paul Wolfowitz chief among them -- who sent us into a misguided war without a plan to win the peace coming back into office. And yet, Jeb wants to get the gang back together.

Jeb Bush's Secret Is Out

Lev Raphael | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics
Lev Raphael

Jeb Bush has been making candidate noises for awhile now and if you wondered what he might be like as a candidate or wanted insight into his character, he gave plenty this week.

Memo to Howard Kurtz: Scott and Jeb Say It's Time to Play

Alan Kelly | Posted 02.19.2015 | Politics
Alan Kelly

Okay, so media critic Howard Kurtz doesn't want us to talk about 2016. But the problem is that a couple dozen Republican hopefuls do... and they're running plays that merit our attention.

Igor Bobic

Jeb Bush: 'There Were Mistakes In Iraq For Sure'

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) on Wednesday acknowledged mistakes made by his brother's administration during the Iraq War, but he pra...

Igor Bobic

Jeb Bush Urged America To 'Stay The Course' In Iraq After 2006 Visit

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former governor of Florida and likely Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says that he's his "own man" -- pushing back against cr...

Jason Linkins

Jeb Bush's 'Big Tent' Welcomes Iraq War Screw-Ups

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics

This week, the 2016 campaign takes us back to Iraq as the media grapples with the emerging foreign policy philosophy and advisory team of Jeb Bush. Th...

Christina Wilkie

Jeb Bush's Foreign Policy Plan: More Military Spending Will 'Encourage Peace'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will lay out a vision of American foreign policy on Wednesday aimed at pushing his nascent 2016 presidentia...

Lauren Weber

Trail To The Chief: Hollywood For Ugly People Edition

HuffingtonPost.com | Lauren Weber | Posted 02.17.2015 | Politics

HOLLYWOOD FOR UGLY PEOPLE EDITION In this early stage of the 2016 presidential election season, most of the people tasked with covering...

Potential 2016 Presidential Candidates Face A Big Learning Curve

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 02.16.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you're an aspiring presidential candidate, says professional crisis manager Eric Dezenhall, right now is "a great time to take ...

Jason Linkins

Your 2016 Candidates Have A Secret Weapon, According To The Media

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics

Sometimes, in life, you succeed on your own merits. But other times, you need a little something extra. And when the media thinks that they've caught on to that "something extra," they've got a term for it: the secret weapon.

Jeb Bush Won't Talk About Wars That His Brother Started

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 02.17.2015 | Politics

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) has no interest in "re-litigating" the costly wars in Iraq and Afghanistan which began under his brother's administra...

Which GOP Candidate Will Adopt the 'Three-Parent Embryo'?

Jonathan D. Moreno | Posted 02.13.2015 | Politics
Jonathan D. Moreno

Just as embryonic stem cell research was the sentinel cultural issue for the last several presidential campaigns, the three-parent embryo could well be adopted by one of the more socially conservative candidates. These issues aren't only of concern to conservatives, but they tend to be of greater symbolic importance to activist voters in the GOP than among Democrats.

George H.W. Bush Celebrates Jeb's Birthday With Adorable Baby Photo

The Huffington Post | Amanda Gutterman | Posted 02.11.2015 | Politics

Former President George H.W. Bush wished his son, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, a happy birthday on Wednesday, sharing a messy-faced baby photo of the...