John Ellis Bush is a Republican Candidate in the upcoming 2016 presidential election. He is the son of former President George H. W. Bush and brother of former President George W. Bush. John prefers to go by the nickname Jeb. Jeb served as the governor of Florida for 8 years. He first ran in 1994 but lost lost by no more than two percentage points. He ran again in 1998 and was successfull.
“Jeb Bush.” Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Web. 15 Jan. 2016. <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeb_Bush>.
Jeb have been an active advicate of the common core education system and no child left behind, he believes each state needs to set thier own standard. During his time as governor he reduced taxes in the state of Florida and lowered funding for public projects such as public libraries. Bush supports the death penalty and is in favor of increased gun control. He is pro-life and a supporter of the defunding of Planned Parenthood. He believes that the state minimum wages that are already set are fine and hopes to bring jobs about via tax reform.