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Bush, John Ellis (Jeb)

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Born: 1953 AD
Currently alive, at 61 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Governor, Politician

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1953 - Born on February 11th in Midland Texas. American banker, real estate businessman, and Republican politician.

         - He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Latin American Studies.

1974 - Married Columba Garnica Gallo, a native of Mexico on February 23rd.

1980 - Bush moved to Miami, Florida to help form what became a highly successful real estate company.

1984 - He became the chairman of the Dade County Republican Party.

1987 - Governor Bob Martinez appointed him to head the state's commerce department.

1994 - Bush ran for governor against a popular incumbent, Lawton Chiles, losing by a small margin.

1998 - Ran again, successfully campaigning on issues related to public school education, urban renewal, and medicaid funding among other issues.

1999 - Proclaimed as Governor of Florida.

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