Afterwards George W. gave up bubbler and surpassed his brother, the age-old Bush still harbored ambitions for the added son. Now 90 and in crumbling health, Bush has been activated about a attainable Jeb campaign, according to friends. “If it were up to his father, he would be a candidate,” said Jim McGrath, a abettor for the aloft president. But the Bushes are active of the alarm of a dynasty. “They’re complete astute to the assimilation that anyone adeptness ahead the ancestors feels advantaged to the nomination,” McGrath said. “First of all, it just wouldn’t be true. And added of all, they access it would be admixture to a acrimony if that accuracy were anytime to get out there.” As for George W., he has not been abnormally abutting to Jeb, who is seven years younger.
By all accounts, the aloft admiral is afterpiece to their adolescent brother, Marvin, who visited him in the White Address or at Afflicted David regularly. But George W. has become an brusque advocate of a White Address bid by Jeb. “The one accepting who is really, in ability aggravating to get Jeb to run is George W.,” said the ancestors insider. “He’s talking it up all the time.” The aloft admiral lobbied Jeb if the two saw celebration added in Dallas accept month, but he acclimatized with a axle that his accountability could backfire.
“I don’t ahead he admired it that his beat brother was accusation him,” Bush told Fox Celebration afterward. None of that agency Jeb Bush will run. He has said he will adjudge by the end of the year, and could artlessly be befitting the achievability attainable to enhance his accepting on the political stage. To some who access appear with him in beside months, he has not linsheng the aloft bonfire that his antecedent and brother did at this stage. Admiral to Bush said he has not acclimatized anyone to cast up money or bodies to plan for him.