George P. Bush
|George P. Bush|
|Texas Land Commissioner|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||March 4, 2014|
|Service/branch||U.S. Navy reserve|
|Years of service||2007-present|
|Date of birth||April 24, 1976|
|Profession||Attorney and consultant|
On March 12, 2013, Bush filed paperwork with the Texas Secretary of State cementing his 2014 candidacy for the statewide office of land commissioner. The primary election is scheduled for March 4, 2014, followed by the general election on November 4, 2014.
Bush was born in Fort Worth, Texas to father Jeb Bush and Mexican mother, Columba, who taught her son to speak Spanish. Bush is deputy finance chairman of the Republican Party of Texas. He is a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in Afghanistan.
- Bachelors degree, Rice University
- JD, University Of Texas School of Law
Bush campaign video from March 2013
After months of speculation that Bush was considering a bid for statewide office in Texas -- either Texas Land Commissioner, Attorney General of Texas and Texas Comptroller -- in the 2014 elections, Bush formally launched his campaign for state land commissioner on March 12, 2013.
He ran for the Republican nomination in the primary on March 4, 2014.The general election took place November 4, 2014.
- Congressman Pete Olson (R-TX 22)
- Congressman Roger Williams (R-TX)
- Texas Rep. Van Taylor (R-HD 66)
- Texas Rep. Matt Krause (R-HD 93)
Bush and his wife, Amanda, live in Fort Worth. They are expecting their first child in the summer of 2013.
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- Texas Land Commissioner
- State executive official elections, 2014
- Texas down ballot state executive elections, 2014
- The Associated Press, "George P. Bush running for Texas land commissioner," March 12, 2013
- Governing Politics, "George P. Bush May Run for Texas Land Commissioner," November 15, 2012
- Associated Press, "Dad: George P. Bush eyeing Texas land commissioner," November 14, 2012
- Politico, "George P. Bush running for Texas land commissioner," March 12, 2013
- George P. Bush for Texas, "Bio," accessed April 24, 2013
- The Washington Times, "George P. Bush weighing run in Texas," January 12, 2013
- George P. Bush for Texas, "Congressman Pete Olson R-TX 22, endorses George P. Bush for Land Commissioner," April 23, 2013
- George P. Bush for Texas, "Congressman Roger Williams Endorses George P. Bush," April 2013
- George P. Bush for Texas, "Rep. Van Taylor Endorses George P. Bush," April 11, 2013
- George P. Bush for Texas, "Texas rep. Matt Krause, R-HD 93, endorses George P. Bush ," April 4, 2013
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