Jeb Bush launched into a mini-rant about Donald Trump's past positions and actions on the radio Tuesday, questioning the Republican front-runner's conservative credentials.
"My view on Trump, though, is a little different," the former Florida governor said on the Simon Conway Show on WHO Radio.
"Is he a conservative, Simon, when he supported a tax on assets? When he gave money to Bill Clinton, supported Bill Clinton when he ran? Invited Hillary Clinton to one of his weddings? Gave money to the foundation? Gave money to her? Said that she would be the best person to negotiate with Iran? Thought that gun control was appropriate? Was for abortion? Bankrupted himself, his businesses three times? Is that a conservative?"
"I think that's the question," said Bush. "I think that's what people are gonna begin to focus on in Iowa and New Hampshire."
Still, Bush said he would support Trump if he was the Republican nominee.
"Yeah, I signed an oath for that, I've been a Republican all my whole adult life," said Bush.
Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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