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Jeb Bush Joins the Cruz Bashers —
Suggests Surrender as ‘Common Ground’

PJ Media, by Andrew C. McCarthy

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 10/23/2013 10:44:56 AM

Fresh from presenting a “liberty medal” to Hillary Clinton on the anniversary of the Benghazi massacre, GOP establishment pillar Jeb Bush dropped in on ABC News over the weekend to bash Ted Cruz and the conservative campaign to stop Obamacare. (Memo to self: Maybe if conservatives called it the campaign to “abort” Obamacare, Beltway Republicans would be less confrontational.) As if the last 40 years of American history, including the presidential administrations of his father and brother, had never happened, Bush urged that Republicans must: [W]ith civility, have a dialogue about the bigger, more pressing issues, and try to find common ground.

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The always astute McCarthy expertly and without malice takes Jeb Bush to task for his "risible blather." He succinctly states what many of us feel.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kanphil, 10/23/2013 10:50:19 AM     (No. 9578429)

The only intelligible statement the crook Charlie Rangel ever made was "Get out´ the Bushes".

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jimK1, 10/23/2013 10:52:09 AM     (No. 9578432)

Jeb needs to start a new party. He could call it the Progressive Idiot party and he would make a great leader of it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 10/23/2013 10:53:54 AM     (No. 9578437)

Idiocracy.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lylacat, 10/23/2013 10:56:33 AM     (No. 9578446)

Jeb Bush is not and will never be material for president of the US. We need to move on. No more Bushes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MissMolly, 10/23/2013 11:04:09 AM     (No. 9578475)

No, #1, Charlie Rangel can still stand as never having made an intelligent statement, because that particular one was made by Jesse Jackson.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: arcady, 10/23/2013 11:08:04 AM     (No. 9578481)

America Cheating Surrender Monkey

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Reply 7 - Posted by: AltaD, 10/23/2013 11:25:09 AM     (No. 9578511)

Jeb needs to get out of politics and find himself a real job. Now that I think of it, all politicians should be required to have a real job before entering politics.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 10/23/2013 11:33:13 AM     (No. 9578522)

Good job Jeb, helping the Liberal/Progressives toward their goal; one shared by his father.

George Herbert Walker Bush: September 11, 1990: “Out of these troubled times, our objective—a new world order—can emerge. Today, that new world is struggling to be born, a world quite different from the one we have known.”

We certainly are now in a country far different from the one we have known. Hopefully men like Senator Cruz will help us from falling deeper into the abyss.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: john56, 10/23/2013 11:33:18 AM     (No. 9578523)

I ask my fellow Texas Republicans to join me in my decision to cast no more votes for any Bush family member ... starting with Jeb´s son, George P., running for Texas land commissioner. Send a message to the Bush family that the RINO ideas of Jeb and his kin are over.

(There is another GOP candidate - David Watts.)

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Reply 10 - Posted by: msctex1, 10/23/2013 11:38:53 AM     (No. 9578529)

#9, the younger one is actually making more sense than his elders, as far as supporting Cruz, but you´re right -- I don´t trust any of them not to hop on board the train wreck at the earliest opportunity. No more Bushs. Ever.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 10/23/2013 11:39:00 AM     (No. 9578530)

Proving once again that being a Bushie is being terminally dunderheaded.

I´m beginning to dislike the Bushies as much as the Klintoons and Kennedys - - and that´s a whole lot!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MirJoy, 10/23/2013 11:44:44 AM     (No. 9578538)

I think I heard someone on the airwaves (maybe it was The Great One, and if I remembered incorrectly, I apologize)say that there is a lot of money being made/and will be made through ObamaCare. I don´t think he meant the doctors for they will probably only break even (and the cream of the crop will go elsewhere), or the companies making medical devices or doing medical research, or the independent hospitals or insurance agencies, or any entities involved in the free market system. Jeb Bush wants ObamaCare to play out for a few years, even though those benefitting most from the program have little or no involvement with good medical care. (Though I am only guessing.) Oh, and also, there is that little religious freedom issue which will also be effected by the plan.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 10/23/2013 11:49:06 AM     (No. 9578545)

Every time this idiot opens his pie-hole, he confirms my decision to change my registration to "independent."

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Freeloader, 10/23/2013 11:49:55 AM     (No. 9578547)

"Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush says he´s happy to follow Bill Clinton as Chairman of The National Constitution Center because Clinton is like his ´brother from another mother."
ABC 27 WTXL
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
December 6, 2012

Harry!!!...Bring me the hook! This comedian from Coral Gables is tanking!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: jt26, 10/23/2013 12:09:04 PM     (No. 9578571)

No mo´ Bushes!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: paulfromTexas, 10/23/2013 12:56:31 PM     (No. 9578658)

In Texas we know not to trust an oilman´s sons.
You keep them away from your sister and your guns, the liquor cabinet and out fom behind the wheel.
Oily boys, the Bushes.....and in business with Bin Laden

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 10/23/2013 12:59:45 PM     (No. 9578661)

When your own mother is on public record that she doesn´t want her son to run, (no more Bush´s for the WH) you really have no legs to stand on Skippy.

A better comparison would be Jeb is like Teddy Kennedy´s even dumber little brother, rather then Clinton´s.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Bohallx, 10/23/2013 1:20:57 PM     (No. 9578717)

Jeb is a total idiot. I´ve lost my doctor. I´ve lost my insurance. And I have no choice of my hospital.

That´s happened even though I live in America´s richest county; have a fair government retirement; live in a nice suburb (full of the appropriate ethnic groups ~ well, actually, all of them); didn´t even change my health care provider, and live next door to a goldarned hospital that´s one of the best on the planet.

You want to know what´s wrong with Obama´s ACA, there it is in a nutshell. Obama is harassing me about it; changing everything; running off good people; and just trashing up the place (America) like some barbarian idiot.

Jeb wants us to surrender to that? He can Kiss my tush!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Rafter, 10/23/2013 1:36:56 PM     (No. 9578750)

#18, you suggest the Medical Procedure of the Day!

If only he´d follow your ass-tute advice.

Looks like everybody here is already onto The Jebster, so I will gladly pile on.

Besides being left of RINOism, Jebster will honor us with his Mexican wife as
our new FLOTUS, and as further inspiration for the kiddies who need role models,
he has a drug felon daughter... she can really reach out to the underclasses...
Right?

And we´ll have nepotism to celebrate with George P. coming along in TX.

What´s not to like?
.... s/o...

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Reply 20 - Posted by: reilly, 10/23/2013 1:59:36 PM     (No. 9578806)


I´m willing to say that if the RNC had invited Sarah Palin and dis-invited Jeb Bush to the Tampa Convention last year, and handed out Tea Party flags and celebrated the Tea Party, and ridiculed the media like Clint Eastwood ridiculed, that President Stupid wouldn´t be president today.


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Reply 21 - Posted by: Kristen, 10/23/2013 2:11:06 PM     (No. 9578827)

Jeb Bush is pathetic. Sometimes I wonder if he is on drugs. Either that or he has a deep resentment for this country.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/23/2013 3:11:50 PM     (No. 9578935)

I join a huge chunk of the conservative base that is D-O-N-E supporting the Bush family business. George P. is a nice young man but I know many who aren´t voting for him.

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