Monday 5 December 2016

Analysis: Bush like angry puppy nipping at Trump’s heels

Crystal Wright

Published 27/08/2015 | 02:30

US Republican hopeful Jeb Bush ‘has the money and the dynasty to win the party nomination – but not the message’
US Republican hopeful Jeb Bush ‘has the money and the dynasty to win the party nomination – but not the message’

What in the world has happened to Jeb Bush? The man with a powerful last name - who the Republican Party thought could leap into the 2016 nomination with a single bound - looks more like a puny contender than a political Superman.

  • Go To

According to a Rasmussen poll, 57pc of Republican voters believe that Donald Trump will be the GOP nominee. A mere two months ago, Trump ranked near the bottom of the 12 declared GOP candidates at the time. He now leads the field of 17 candidates.

Jeb's got the money and political dynasty but he doesn't have the message. His biggest problem is he thinks he's entitled to the nomination.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Read More

Don't Miss

Editor's Choice