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    I used to be a conservative, and I watch these debates and I'm wondering, I don't think I've changed, but it's a little troubling sometimes when people are appealing to people's fears and emotion rather than trying to get them to look over the horizon for a broader perspective, and that's kind of where we are.
    — Jeb Bush
    My belief is that most people are conservative. They just haven't been asked yet.
    — Jeb Bush
    If you apply conservative principles and you stick with it, and you have the leadership skills to bring people toward the cause, you can move the needle on these things, i reject the notion that we can't solve problems, that the gridlock is too enormous to forge consensus. It requires some creativity to get to a win for everybody.
    — Jeb Bush
    Is Islam a religion of peace? I'm sure for some of the practitioners, but it's been hijacked by people who have an ideology that wants to destroy western civilization, and they're barbarians.
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    I don't think a party can aspire to be the majority party if it's the old white guy party.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: majority 
     
    This is something - we have to have the best defensive capabilities. We need to coordinate all of our efforts with the private sector. We need to give them liability relief so that we can do that.
    — Jeb Bush
    As a candidate, I intend to let everyone hear my message, including the many who can express their love of country in a different language.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: language 
     
    We can grow economically and restore America's leadership in the world, so that everybody has a chance to rise up.
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    I'm pro-life. The law protects women's right to chose, and I think there's a competing right, which is the rights of the unborn. And as you get closer to term, I think the rights of the unborn become more and more prevalent.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: law  right 
     
    Regarding national security, we need to restore the defense cuts of Barack Obama to rebuild our military, to destroy ISIS before it destroys us. Regarding economic security, we need to take power and money away from Washington D.C. and empower American families so that they can rise up again.
    — Jeb Bush
    It's not possible in a free country to completely control the border without us losing our freedoms and liberties.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: freedom  control  liberty 
     
    Teachers make a difference, and we would serve our students better by focusing on attracting and retaining the quality teachers by raising teacher pay.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: quality 
     
    If I'm president, I'll be a commander-in-chief, not an agitator- in-chief or a divider-in-chief, that I will lead this country in a way that will create greater security and greater safety.
    — Jeb Bush
    We need to unleash the military in unison with our partners in Europe and the Middle East to be effective.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: military 
     
    Leaders lead. They don't divide; they don't create a climate that is poisonous.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: leader 
     
    I do have the strength. Leadership, leadership is not about attacking people and disparaging people. Leadership is about creating a serious strategy to deal with the threat of our time.
    — Jeb Bush
    Life teaches you that you need to make decisions in the right time - not too early, not too late.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: time  decision  right 
     
    The president receives an inspector general's report that the Office of Personnel Management could be hacked into; they had antiquated firewalls; 23 million files have been - are in the hands of the Chinese allegedly, including, by the way, members of the press, it turns out, last week. Maybe that's the only part that's good news, so that you guys can get a feel for what it's like now to see this type of attack.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: management 
     
    I`m the tortoise in the race, but I`m a joyful tortoise.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: race 
     
    I'm not an expert on the ways of Washington [but] it makes no sense to me that we're not funding control of our border.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: control 
     
    Donald [Trump], you're not going to be able to insult your way to the presidency. That's not going to happen.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: insult 
     
    Sixty-five countries doing nothing is not a coalition. We need a strategy. That's the first and foremost thing that we need.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: strategy 
     
    By blaming others, we fail to find the real solutions to our problems and we do not carry out our own responsibilities.
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    It may be the best that Hillary Clinton can do, but it's not the best America can do.
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    tags: america 
     
    You find me a Democrat that's for cutting spending $10 and I'll give them a warm kiss.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: kiss 
     
    Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: beauty  night  wonder  lost  space  heaven 
     
    I just think people, when they get elected, they ought to serve. They ought to do their jobs.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: people  job 
     
    I never felt comfortable with making political decisions based on whether, you know, it was the right thing to do in terms of a poll.
    — Jeb Bush
    Serious times require strong leadership.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: time  strong  leadership 
     
    There's got to be a point where we fix the system so that legal immigration is easier than illegal immigration and show respect for people, a kid who might have been here for 10 years, that might be a valedictorian of their high school to say, no, no, no you're not allowed to go to college. I just think there's a point past which we are over the line.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: people  past  respect  school  college  kids  year 
     
    Donald [Trump], is great at - at the one-liners, but he's a chaos candidate.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: chaos 
     
    Governors have to balance budgets. And they have to make decisions. And they have to do things that sometimes aren't popular. And they also have to bring people together to try to solve problems.
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    I think we need to lift our spirits and have high, lofty expectations for this great country of ours.The new normal of two percent [growth] that the left is saying you can't do anything about is so dangerous for our country.
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    It is a serious undertaking and yes, we do need more fencing and we do need to use technology, and we do need more border control. And we need to have better cooperation by the way with local law enforcement. There are 800,000 cops on the beat, they ought to be trained to be the eyes and ears for law enforcement for the threat against terror as well as for immigration.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: law  control  eyes  technology 
     
    The Kurds are the greatest fighting force and our strongest allies. They're Muslim.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: fighting 
     
    The progressive and liberal mindset believes that to every problem there is a Washington, D.C., solution,
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: believe  mindset  problem 
     
    We need to have capabilities second to none. We need to create a situation where Chinies know that there will be adverse impacts if they continue to do what they're doing.
    — Jeb Bush
    I'd be wary of simple solutions to complex problems.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: problem  complex 
     
    Hillary Clinton has aligned herself with Barack Obama on ISIS, Iran and the economy. It's an alliance doomed to fail. My proven record suggests that - my detailed plans will fortify our national and economic security. And my proven record as governor makes - will give you a sense that I don't make false promises.
    — Jeb Bush
    tags: economics  fail  doomed 
     
    We need to focus on building a military that is second-to-none so that we can destroy Islamic terrorism.
    — Jeb Bush
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    jeb bush
    Birth    : February 11, 1953
    Occupation  : Former Governor of Florida

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