Barbara Bush: Presidency Not Limited To My Family

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January 16, 2014 AT 11:38 AM
Barbara Bush doesn't believe presidential candidates should come only from political dynasties. In an interview airing Monday on C-SPAN, the former first lady — wife of the 41st president and mother to the 43rd president — opened up about why she doesn't want her son, Jeb, to run for the White House. "If we can't find more than two or three families to run for office, that's silly, because there are great governors and great eligible people to run," Bush says. "And I think that the Kennedys, Clintons, Bushes — there are just more families than that.