In 1988, a Texas Politician, Jim Hightower, addressed the Democratic National Convention at Atlanta, Georgia, on July 19. In his speech, he famously said that the Republican nominee for President, George H.W. Bush, “Was born on third base and thinks...
This week, erstwhile Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) criticized his older brother, former President George W. Bush, for excessive spending in his presidency. However, the Floridian might have wanted to look at his own record before throwing...Show More Summary
Obama has been relying on congressional authorizations given to President George W. Bush for the war on al-Qaida and the Iraq invasion The post Push for new war powers for Obama in the fight against ISIS stalls appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The Obama administration has three tried and true ways of dealing with crises. First, they blame others. Now seven years into his regime of shame, Obama is still trying to blame George Bush for everything. Second, they gaslight, that is they tell you against all evidence that something is working. Show More Summary
More than 13 years after George W. Bush signed the bill into law after the September 11 attacks, the May 31 deadline is looming for the controversial act as legislators head out of town for the holiday weekend.
Jeb endorses the same dodgy mathematics George W. Bush used to cut taxes and punch a massive hole in the treasury
The official Republican talking point on Iraq and the extremist group known as ISIS is that everything would be peachy if only President Obama had continued the policies of George W. Bush. Except not the policy where Bush negotiated a withdrawal timeline and Obama stuck with it. Show More Summary
Jeb Bush says scientists don't know if humans cause climate change. President Bush knew they did. The post Jeb Bush Is Actually Way Worse Than George W. Bush On Climate Change appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Jeb Bush has performed a valuable service with his recent missteps and flubs, he’s reminded the world of the baggage he willingly carries. I’m not tarring him with the same brush as George W. Bush just because they are brothers. Jeb has voluntarily staffed his foreign policy team with 17 people from his brother’s administration. Show More Summary
After spending a week awkwardly defending his brother’s legacy of failure in the most recent Iraq war by saying things like, “News flash to the world, if they’re trying to find places where there’s big space between me and my brother,...Show More Summary
David Letterman gets a Presidential send off from Gerald Ford, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama. From The Late Show with David Letterman
From the May 21 edition of MSNBC's All In With Chris Hayes: Previously: Iraq War Architect Bill Kristol: Knowing What We Know Now, "We Were Right To Fight In Iraq" Weekly Standard's Kristol Calls For Congress To Authorize War With Iran Where Are The Media's Iraq War Boosters 10 Years Later?
Jeb’s father in 1980 got it right with his phrase “voodoo economics”. Of course Papa Bush had to settle for being Reagan’s Vice President. We know George Jr. listened to the Three Stooges (Art Laffer, Lawrence Kudlow, and Stephen Moore). Show More Summary
Jeb Bush is sticking up for big brother George’s Patriot Act and saying that there isn’t any proof that the government’s spying has violated anyone’s civil rights. Jeb disagrees with
On his mind are the past fortunes of Mitt Romney and George W. Bush when they hit New Hampshire, and Hillary Rodham Clinton’s approach in this key state
Submitted by Wolf Richter via WolfStreet.com, Lawrence Lindsey, a Governor of the Federal Reserve from 1991 to 1997, was right before. And got fired for it. Reality was too inconvenient. In December 2002, as George W. Bush’s economic...Show More Summary
Jeb Bush has finally found a policy issue he’s comfortable breaking with his brother on: spending. The White House hopeful spent months brushing off questions about where his views differ from George W. Bush—an awkward dynamic highlighted...Show More Summary
Republicans think they can get voters to forget who's really responsible. Republicans, led by George W. Bush, made a giant mess of Iraq, destabilizing the country in ways leading directly to the formation of the extremist group known as the Islamic State, ISIS, or ISIL. Show More Summary
CONCORD, N.H. -- After months of prodding by voters and reporters during campaign appearances across the country, Jeb Bush offered up his most direct criticism to date of his brother George W. Bush's presidency Thursday -- and candidly assessed the tall odds he faces as yet another Bush seeking the White House. Jeb Bush is […]
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) has finally found a point on which he diverges from his older brother, former President George W. Bush. “Are there differences? Yeah, sure,” Bush told a New Hampshire resident at a sports bar on Thursday night, who inquired about what separates the two Bush brothers. Show More Summary