Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Jeb Bush”

Jeb Bush and W.’s Second-Term Foreign Policy

Jeb Bush isn’t even pretending to support foreign policy restraint.

Posted June 29th, 2015

Bush’s Uninspired Announcement Speech

Bush avoided addressing specific foreign policy issues in his announcement.

Posted June 15th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s “Nuanced” Foreign Policy

If Bush’s past public statements on Cuba and Iran are any indication, he doesn’t make a habit of giving nuanced answers.

Posted June 15th, 2015

Bush and Hawkish Magical Thinking

Bush greatly overrates the power and influence that the U.S. has over the events in other parts of the world.

Posted June 11th, 2015

Bush’s Underwhelming European Tour

Bush’s Berlin speech fell flat.

Posted June 10th, 2015

The German Backlash Against TTIP

The trade deal faces some of its stiffest opposition in Germany.

Posted June 10th, 2015

Jeb Bush Goes to Europe

Bush’s hawkish message will mostly fall on deaf ears in Germany.

Posted June 9th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s Outdated Hawkishness on Cuba

Bush’s response to the de-listing of Cuba is unintentionally revealing.

Posted June 1st, 2015

Jindal’s Mindless “Moral Clarity”

The weakness of Jindal’s position is reflected in his robotic recitation of ideological slogans.

Posted May 27th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s Iraq Fantasies

Jeb Bush is peddling fantasies about Iraq.

Posted May 20th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s Disgraceful Dodge

No doubt Jeb Bush would like us to focus on anything but the disastrous war he supported.

Posted May 13th, 2015

The Iraq War and Jeb Bush’s Hearing Problems

Bush gave the pat, unthinking answer on the Iraq war that so many pro-war politicians have given before him.

Posted May 12th, 2015

Jeb Bush, Iraq War Dead-Ender

Bush’s answer on the Iraq war tells us all that we need to know about his appallingly bad foreign policy judgment.

Posted May 11th, 2015

Jeb Bush Calls W. His Top Israel Adviser

Like his brother, Bush thinks that there should be no “light” between the U.S. and Israel.

Posted May 7th, 2015

The Republican Nomination and the Politics of Immigration

Immigration is a bigger weakness for both Rubio and Bush than their boosters would like to admit.

Posted April 22nd, 2015

Jeb Bush and Regime Change

Bush seems to think the U.S. should have been actively involved in trying to subvert and overthrow the Iranian government.

Posted April 20th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s Continuing Evasions on Foreign Policy

Like Bush’s other evasions, avoiding the question about regime change in Iran does nothing to reassure skeptics.

Posted April 20th, 2015