A former president is rarely publicly critical of another former president, especially by way of a tell-all book, even more rarely has one president been the father of another, those categories have never intersected; until now.
And so begins another round of Bush family drama tied mostly to foreign policy, this time in the pages of an authorized biography of former president George H.W. Bush.
Jeb Bush net favorability rating nationally is far worse than any 2016 contender, Democrat or Republican, it’s probably more likely Bush will be out of the race before the Iowa caucuses than it is he will win a single primary state, much less the nomination.
Bush doesn’t even look strong in his home state of Florida, where Republicans know him and his record best, that’s not a particularly good sign.
Ever since President Truman waited only 11 minutes to recognize the new nation of Israel in 1948, Americans have believed that Israel is more than a country, it’s a dream nurtured for generations and made real by men and women who refused to bow to the toughest odds.