Hank Paulson Is Bullish on Jeb Bush

The former Treasury secretary surveys the 2016 field.

Henry Paulson, former U.S. treasury secretary, speaks in Boao, Hainan province, China, on Friday, April 15, 2011. China should add more competition in its financial markets, Paulson said today at the Boao Forum in the southern Chinese province of Hainan.

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Hank Paulson, the former Treasury secretary under President George W. Bush, is looking for a presidential candidate who will work on economic policy without pointing fingers at the financial industry. Though he said there are several potential candidates who could fit the bill, he revealed a favorite on Wednesday: "I happen to be a Jeb Bush fan."

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