The Next Bush?: George P. Bush Weighing Run In TexasSubmitted by emalvini on Sat, 01/12/2013 - 23:32
The Next Bush?: George P. Bush Weighing Run In Texas
BY WILL WEISSERT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- George Prescott Bush is gearing up to run for a little-known but powerful office in a state where his family already is a political dynasty and where his Hispanic roots could help extend a stranglehold on power Republicans have enjoyed for two decades.
The 36-year-old Fort Worth attorney says he is close to settling on campaigning for Texas land commissioner next year. He doesn't expect to make up his mind until he knows what Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a fellow Republican, decides to do.