Jeb Bush vs Chris Christie

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Former Governor of Florida
Governor of New Jersey
$22 Million
Net worth 2018
$4 Million
Political Leaders
Industry
Political Leaders
Midland
Residence
Newark
United States
Country
United States
11/02/1953
BirthDay
06/09/1962
1.91 m
Height
1.80 m
University of Texas at Austin, Phillips Academy
Education
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2015

In 2015, he announced his candidature for President of the United States in the 2016 U

2007

He remained active on the political scenario even after leaving the governor’s office in 2007

2003

In 2003, he became involved in the Terri Schiavo case, involving a woman with massive brain damage lying in a vegetative state

2002

He proved to be quite popular in this position and easily won the re-election in 2002, becoming Florida's first two-term Republican governor

1998

Bush ran for Governor of Florida again in 1998, and successfully defeated Democrat Buddy MacKay

1989

In 1989, Bush became the campaign manager of Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Cuban-American to serve in Congress

1980

Jeb Bush was made the Chairman of the Dade County Republican Party in the mid-1980s and played a major role in the 1986 election of Bob Martinez to the Governor's office

1974

In 1974, Jeb Bush took up an entry-level position in the international division of Texas Commerce Bank

1971

He went to the University of Texas at Austin, in 1971, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude with a B

1970

He met Columba Garnica Gallo in 1970 while he was teaching English in Mexico as part of a foreign exchange program

1953

John Ellis "Jeb" Bush was born on February 11, 1953, in Midland, Texas, to George H

2013

In 2013, he ran for a second term in office and won the election by defeating Barbara Buono by a huge margin, thus proving his popularity

2012

Equally commendable was the administration’s rescue and rehabilitation work in the aftermath of the Hurricane Sandy in 2012

2011

He approved 23 new charter schools in January 2011 which included the state’s first independent school for children with autism

2010

He signed three state pension reform bills in March 2010 which were passed with bipartisan support

2009

He decided to run for the Governor’s office in 2009 and was helped by the former Governor Thomas Kean in his campaign

2002

In 2002, he became the Chief Federal Law Enforcement Officer in New Jersey, a post he served till 2008

1999

He worked as a registered statehouse lobbyist for Dughi and Hewit from 1999 to 2001

1994

Christie, a Republican, was elected to the Board of Chosen Freeholders for Morris County in 1994 and the next year he announced that he would run for a seat in the New Jersey General assembly

1993

He was a hard working and prudent lawyer who was made a partner in the firm in 1993

1987

He joined the law firm of Dughi, Hewit & Palatucci in New Jersey in 1987

1986

He met fellow student Mary Pat at the University of Delaware and married her in 1986

1984

He studied political science from the University of Delaware and graduated in 1984

1980

He attended Livingston High School from where he graduated in 1980

1962

He was born on September 6, 1962 to Wilbur James Christie and Sondra Grasso