Jeb Bush says he'll decide this year on presidential run

Bradenton HeraldAugust 14, 2014 


Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush


— Looking fit, relaxed and in prime condition for a possible presidential run, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Wednesday he has not yet decided what he will do.

"I'm not going to make a decision until later this year," Bush said.

He ranks among the top tier of frequently discussed potential Republican candidates.

Bush, 61, was in Punta Gorda for a commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the day that Hurricane Charley devastated the town. But he could not escape the inevitable questions about his political future.

When told people were wondering about his plans, Bush attempted to deflect the question with humor.

"They are, are they?" Bush responded.

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