The Republican Jeb Bush announces his candidacy for the US presidential elections in 2016 . Should he be elected, he would after his father and his brother , the third Bush in the White House.
The US Republican Jeb Bush officially announced his candidacy for the elections in November 2016 in Miami on Monday . "I am a candidate for President of the United States" he called out to his followers. He promised economic growth and greater prosperity.
"I'll compete with all your heart, I will compete to win," promised Bush, who served from 1999 to 2007 as governor of Florida. Bush praised the achievements of his reign in the state before cheering supporters at a university . "We have made Florida the number one in the creation of jobs and the creation of small businesses," he said. Now he wants to make as president that Washington, the "static capital of this dynamic country," does not cause any more problems.
When President Bush wants to "repair America". "I know I can fix it" it says in the speech manuscript, which he published shortly before his candidature speech. "We will take the future in this country back in the hand." The current Washington under President Barack Obama is blocked and paralyzed. The one must put to an end.
The 62-year-old, according to surveys one of the most promising candidates in internal party primaries. For the Democrats, the former foreign minister and ex-First Lady Hillary Clinton (67) is considered to be high as a house favorite. So it could come in the next year to a "clash of dynasties".
If he wins the election in November, he would by father George (1989-1993) and his brother George W. (2001-2009), the third member of the Bush family, who reigned in the White House.