Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Jeb Bush”

Normalization with Cuba and Public Opinion

Support for normalization and ending the embargo has increased since the start of the year.

Posted July 21st, 2015

The GOP 2016 Field: And Then There Were Sixteen

The candidates should have more incentives to break with party orthodoxy more often in such a large field, but the opposite has been happening.

Posted July 21st, 2015

Walker and Bush on the Deal with Iran

Both candidates have already proven that their foreign policy judgment is terrible.

Posted July 20th, 2015

Rubio’s Underwhelming Campaign

There is still no rationale for his candidacy.

Posted July 13th, 2015

Walker Is Well-Positioned for 2016 Despite His Blunders

Walker is still one of the more plausible nominees in the ever-growing field of candidates.

Posted July 13th, 2015

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Jeb Bush’s Outdated Hawkishness on Cuba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