Jeb Bush won't rule out use of torture by government

Aug 14, 2015

Jeb Bush won't rule out use of torture by government

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Thursday declined to rule out resuming the use of torture under some circumstances by the U.S. government. The former Florida governor said that in general, he believes torture is inappropriate, and that he was glad his brother, former ...

Cruz's new book sparks squabble over elder Bush

Jun 30, 2015

Cruz's new book sparks squabble over elder Bush

Though it’s not even out yet, conservative firebrand and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s new book is already irking at least one key member of the GOP establishment: Karl Rove. The veteran Republican strategist is denying Cruz’s assertion in his forthcoming book that Rove ...

Jeb Bush says he would have authorized Iraq invasion

May 11, 2015

Jeb Bush says he would have authorized Iraq invasion

Presumed Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said Sunday that he would have authorized the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, though he acknowledged mistakes made after strongman Saddam Hussein’s downfall. Bush, the son and brother of two former presidents, pointed out that Democratic front-runner Hillary ...