Jeb Bush

FILE - This Jan. 29, 2014 file photo shows former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaking in Hollywood, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

Jeb Bush in the White House? He’s considering it

MIAMI (AP) — Jeb Bush gets the question at just about every public appearance these days: Will you run for president? The former Florida governor gives a well-worn answer: “I can honestly tell you that […]

03/18/2014

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Common Core yields odd political allegiances

WASHINGTON (AP) — To say that new academic standards have yielded strange bedfellows would be an understatement. Republican-on-Republican infighting? Teacher unions linking arms with tea partyers? President Barack Obama working in tandem with the U.S. […]

12/03/2013

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Amid GOP struggles, Jeb Bush focuses on education

BOSTON (AP) — As his party struggles through the latest Washington crisis, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is calling on elected leaders to improve a national education system he says is “woefully behind the times.” […]

10/17/2013

Hillary Clinton (AP Photo)

Hillary Clinton named 2013 Liberty Medal recipient

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton, whose lifelong public service career includes turns as secretary of state, presidential candidate, senator and first lady, is the recipient of the 2013 Liberty Medal. Clinton will receive the […]

06/27/2013

Former US President George W. Bush speaking at dedication of George W. Bush Presidential Center, Dallas. (AP Photo)

The Bush and Clinton families, on stage in Texas

DALLAS (AP) — Together on stage, the two families who have dominated American politics for the past two decades joined Thursday to pay tribute to the opening of George W. Bush’s presidential center. Whether the families will have another act — in 2016 — was the unspoken subtext.

04/25/2013

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Bush, Clinton speak on eve of library dedication

DALLAS (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush urged the nation to change its immigration and education systems to ensure a robust American economy in remarks Wednesday before the World Affairs Council in Dallas.

04/24/2013

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Jeb Bush: Political reporters are ‘crack addicts’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Sunday likened political reporters to “crack addicts” and “heroin addicts” during a tour of morning talk shows that drew repeated questions about the still-distant 2016 presidential election.

03/10/2013

Former US President George H.W. Bush

Ex-President George H.W. Bush in intensive care

HOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush is being treated in the intensive care unit at a Houston hospital after suffering “a series of setbacks,” including a stubborn fever, his spokesman said.

12/27/2012

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Jeb Bush to lead National Constitution Center

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – It might not be the White House, but former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will follow in his father’s footsteps as head of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.

12/06/2012

Dad: George P. Bush eyeing Texas Land Commissioner

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has written a fundraising letter saying his son George P. Bush “is considering” running for Texas Land Commissioner. But Trey Newton, a political strategist for the […]

11/15/2012

Bush makes campaign filing in Texas

DALLAS (AP) – A Texas official says a nephew of former President George W. Bush has made a campaign filing that is required for someone to run for office in his home state. Tim Sorrells, […]

11/09/2012