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George P. Bush runs for Texas office
Associated Press NewsBreak, by Will Weissert

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Posted By:Rafter, 3/12/2013 6:13:33 PM

George Prescott Bush filed the official paperwork Tuesday to run for Texas land commissioner next year, hoping to use a little-known but powerful post to continue his family´s political dynasty in one of the country´s most-conservative states. Bush spokesman Trey Newton told The Associated Press that Bush spoke with current Land Commissioner Jerry Paterson before formally declaring his candidacy Tuesday. Paterson has already announced he´s leaving the post to run for lieutenant governor. An attorney and consultant from Fort Worth and Spanish-speaker, Bush is considered a rising star among conservative Hispanics.

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Here we go again.
George P. is supposed to be the attractive one.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bkt23, 3/12/2013 6:41:18 PM     (No. 9221709)

Dynasties are unbecoming this republic. Jeb, George P. - go do something else. Same goes for any and all of the Kennedy clan. Rothschild and your ilk - scram.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: sewa, 3/12/2013 6:49:25 PM     (No. 9221718)

George P. is the reason Jeb Bush won´t run for President. He wouldn´t want to spoil his son´s chances in a few years.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hot coffee, 3/12/2013 7:18:14 PM     (No. 9221743)

The Bush family and the Kennedy family should NEVER be mentioned in the same sentence.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 3/12/2013 7:43:31 PM     (No. 9221759)

George P vs Chelsea C in 2028.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 3/12/2013 9:25:00 PM     (No. 9221841)

#4, that´s if Joe Kennedy IV doesn´t want the dem slot.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Penney, 3/12/2013 9:26:33 PM     (No. 9221844)

Dittos, #2. The younger Bush, a fine young man, seems to be a good potential candidate for sometime in the future.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TXknitter, 3/12/2013 9:49:26 PM     (No. 9221868)

I think he would be a very good Congressman, really do. I won´t vote for another Bush for President, however.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: veritas, 3/12/2013 10:06:31 PM     (No. 9221877)

If he´s a great guy or grows into being one, fine, great. There is no shortage of ways to do good, and most actually are not in gov´t.

That said, it´s a big country with a lot of capable people.

And if two Adamses were enough....

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LanieLou, 3/12/2013 10:19:30 PM     (No. 9221886)

Very well spoken, attractive guy..... Hope he thinks for himself & hasn´t adopted gramps progressive taint.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: An Afternoon Walk, 3/12/2013 10:35:16 PM     (No. 9221901)

No thanks.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: pickle1, 3/13/2013 12:17:11 AM     (No. 9221980)

No more Bushes, please.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bob913, 3/13/2013 12:45:46 AM     (No. 9222003)

There goes Texas

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Reply 13 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 3/13/2013 7:07:31 AM     (No. 9222182)

I´m a bit suspicious of folks whose family business is politics.

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