Jeb Bush Criticizes Fiscal Habits of His Brother's Administration

It's the first criticism Bush has made of the family legacy since signaling his interest in the Republican presidential nomination.

US President George W. Bush (R) reaches out to shake hands with his brother Florida Governor Jeb Bush (L) shortly after Air Force One arrived at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, 09 May 2006.

Photographer: Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images

A day after promising he wouldn't avoid questions about his family by going into "witness protection," probable Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush offered a most significant contrast with his brother on Thursday, telling a group of New Hampshire business officials that he wished former President George W. Bush had ``brought more fiscal discipline'' to Washington.

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