Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

Free Republic

Bobby Jindal’s jab at Jeb Bush not first to mock his comment on ‘losing the primary to win the general’

in 2017/Top Headlines by

On the first day of December of last year, Jeb Bush made a comment at The Wall Street CEO Council meeting that reverberates more than half a year later. Arguing for a more centrist GOP, Bush said a nominee should “lose the primary to win the general without violating your principles.” It was a bold statement, indicating that the former Florida governor wouldn’t be pandering to the base to win the nomination. The comment has angered some Republicans, who thought it a…

Keep Reading

Go to Top