Dubya: Jeb Would Be 'Awesome' Senator

President touts brother's fitness for Fla. seat
By Ambreen Ali,  Newser User
Posted Dec 16, 2008 3:07 PM CST
President Bush greets his brother,former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Jeb's son, George P. Bush, left, in March.   (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
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(Newser) – President Bush gave his little brother a glowing job recommendation, telling RealClearPolitics the former Florida governor would make “an awesome US senator.” Among those who stand to benefit if Jeb Bush runs to replace retiring Republican Mel Martinez in 2010, per Dubya: The GOP, Florida, and the country. Jeb vows to renew classic Republican principles if elected, Politico adds.