College Student to Jeb Bush: ‘Your Brother Created ISIS’

NEW YORK TIMES RENO, Nev. — “Your brother created ISIS,” the young woman told Jeb Bush. And with that, Ivy Ziedrich, a 19-year-old college student, created the kind of confrontational moment here on Wednesday morning that presidential candidates dread. Mr. Bush, the former governor of Florida, had just concluded a town-hall-style meeting when Ms. Ziedrich… More College Student to Jeb Bush: ‘Your Brother Created ISIS’

Jeb Bush Reverses: He Now Says He ‘Would Not Have Gone Into Iraq’

TPM LIVEWIRE Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) on Thursday offered yet another answer on the Iraq war saying that, given what he knows now, he would not have authorized an invasion of Iraq. Those comments strongly contrast ones he made on Monday to Fox’s Megyn Kelly when he saidhe would have authorized an invasion.… More Jeb Bush Reverses: He Now Says He ‘Would Not Have Gone Into Iraq’

Bill Clinton Warned Jeb Is ‘Real Threat,’ Christie Not So Much

I’m not sure if Bill Clinton is right.  I suspect he wants Jeb Bush to be the Republican nominee knowing the nation wants no part of another Bush in office.  Therefore, making it easier for Hillary’s chances of winning the Presidency in 2016. TPM LiveWire Former President Bill Clinton warned former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton… More Bill Clinton Warned Jeb Is ‘Real Threat,’ Christie Not So Much

Jeb Bush Makes an Anti-Pander Promise if He Runs in 2016

The New York Times Former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida was blunt Monday night: If he runs for president in 2016, he will not pander to his party’s conservative base in the primaries. Mr. Bush said at The Wall Street Journal’s CEO Council in Washington that Republican candidates must be willing to “lose the primary… More Jeb Bush Makes an Anti-Pander Promise if He Runs in 2016

8 Things You Won’t See at the George W. Bush Presidential Library

One commenter to this blog was offended over a negative post about “W”.  She felt that people were overlooking the fact that he promoted faith and morality.  I’ll paraphrase what I replied.   Bush may have walked and talk religion, faith and morality, but from where I’m standing (along with millions of other Americans) “W”… More 8 Things You Won’t See at the George W. Bush Presidential Library

Karl Rove Ranks Bush’s Presidency Somewhere ‘Up There,’ Just Below Washington, Lincoln, Reagan, FDR

Karl Rove just can’t seem to get it right on certain issues.   After all, he wrongly predicted the 2012 election would go to Mitt Romney then had a rather embarrassing display on Fox News on election night when he didn’t believe that Obama had won.  Not to mention that many American citizens and foreign nationals around the… More Karl Rove Ranks Bush’s Presidency Somewhere ‘Up There,’ Just Below Washington, Lincoln, Reagan, FDR

13 Reasons To Be Glad Bush Is No Longer President

No matter how they try to white wash the George W. Bush years in the White House, there will always be a stench. Starting from day one when the United States Supreme Court made an unprecedented decision to declare Bush the winner in Bush v. Gore to Dick Cheney’s Energy Task Force which benefited Big Oil.  George Bush and Dick Cheney… More 13 Reasons To Be Glad Bush Is No Longer President

Obama: Washington Is ‘Not As Functional As It Could Be’

No S**t Sherlock! The Huffington Post * Former presidents also due to attend dedication * Memorial service for Texas explosion victims on the agenda * Fundraiser will aim to help Democrats in midterm elections U.S. President Barack Obama is in Texas to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with former President George W. Bush in what could serve as… More Obama: Washington Is ‘Not As Functional As It Could Be’