Oh “Yeb” Bush
Tomato, tomahto. Hispanic, Jeb Bush. A New York Times article revealed Jeb Bush decided to tick the Hispanic box on his 2009 voter-registration application in Miami-Dade County.
Photo Credit: Miami-Dade County / New York Times
Even though Mr. Bush is married to Mexican-born Columba, lived in Venezuela a couple of years and speaks Spanish, he is not Hispanic…not even a little bit. According to him, he made an honest “mistake”. No one is going to let a potential presidential candidate off that easy.
The Internet called him out
— Bipartisan Report (@Bipartisanism) April 6, 2015
— St Peter (@stpeteyontweety) April 6, 2015
As did @MexicanMitt
YEB BUSH IS A HISPANIC THE WAY I’M ONLY MARRIED TO ONE VIEJA — Mexican Mitt Romnee (@MexicanMitt) April 6, 2015
Fake (and funny) Yebs joined in on the mockery
— Yeb Bush (@YebBush) April 6, 2015
So did his son
— Jeb Bush, Jr. (@JebBushJr) April 6, 2015