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WEG Principal Interviewed by Tampa Tribune on Former Gov. Bush Actively Exploring a Candidacy for US President in ’16

Former Governor, Jeb Bush, announces his intention to ‘actively explore’ a run for president of the United States of America. According to Kristy Campbell, Bush’s spokeswoman, this phase in Bush’s consideration process will include the launch of his own leadership political action committee in January and the formation of a new political operation allowing him to raise money and support for a successful campaign. The Tampa Tribune quotes Tony Villamil, WEG Principal and Bush’s former Director of Tourism, International Trade and Economic Development, describing Bush as a “conservative leader who respects all points of view” and that he “makes the best decision based on what’s the right thing for all, regardless of ideology. That’s what he did as governor. He’s well-read and well- versed on the issues.” Read the full article here

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