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Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

DAVENPORT, Iowa - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Thursday declined to rule out resuming the use of torture...intelligence. The CIA and its defenders take issue with the report.Jeb Bush said he believed that the techniques were effective in producing...
Op-ed: Ben Carson, a superior outsider

While Jeb Bush feuds with Donald Trump and others kowtow to him, only one candidate is seriously gaining on him.Ben Carson is now tied...
Op-ed: The anti-establishment front-runner

...drawing support from across all factions of the GOP and sucking up all the oxygen in the race, most people would have guessed Jeb Bush was going from strength to strength.Of course, it is his nemesis and tormentor, Donald Trump, who is at the top of...
Opinion discussion among 2016 candidates that cuts to the heart of the American identity as a refuge. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Sunday told NBC's "Meet the Press" that the U.S. should admit Syrian Christians, after proper vetting. Other...
Op-ed: Why Ted Cruz gets no respect

...expect from July through October.Donald Trump, as you might expect, gets more coverage than warranted by his polling. So does Jeb Bush. It's as though the media still haven't been able to adjust the level of coverage of the former Florida governor to...
Op-ed: The shame game

Jeb Bush is onto something, and it's a shame. A book he co-wrote 20 years...which seems to be the Bush family term for "all things to all people" - Jeb says he has evolved, although he doesn't disavow the idea that people should...
Op-ed: The front-runner in name only

The last time Jeb Bush ran for office, it was 13 years ago. Barack Obama was serving contenders, a front-runner in name only. His freshly unveiled "Jeb!" logo might be more appropriately punctuated with a question mark, about...
Op-ed: Dynasty dynamics

...Arguably, with all their qualifications, Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton might not have...they carry some heavy family baggage. In Jeb's case, it is brother George W., the...ex-POTUS. It seems like wherever he turns, Jeb Bush is constantly confronted about brother...
Reporting of strike on hospital appreciated

...Afghanistan. I believe we, Americans, deserve to know the truth regarding what is occurring in other parts of the world. Unlike Jeb Bush I do not believe "stuff just happens" is a rational explanation for our actions. Instead I see it as an attempt to avoid...
Op-ed: We blew it

...planned sound bite. He also made mincemeat of Jeb Bush, who was trying to pin him down on...actually, to our everlasting shame.When Jeb tried to raise the issue against his old...insensitive politician has to wonder, like Jeb Bush, whether all the hassle is worth it...


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