Participant in the struggle for a post of the candidate from Republican party on presidential elections of the USA Jeb Bush announced the suspension of presidential campaign after the primaries in South Carolina. About it reports CNN TV channel.
According to the preliminary results of the vote, Bush gained 8.1 per cent of the vote. Initially it was thought that it is one of the potential candidates in the fight for the presidency among the representatives from the Republican party. However, during the preliminary elections in the States he could not become a leader among his own party.
Jeb Bush was the 43rd Governor of Florida. He held this position from 1999 to 2007. Jeb Bush is the younger brother of the 43rd U.S. President George W. Bush.
For the past two weeks, Bush became the fourth Republican who announced the suspension of his campaign. Former Governor of Virginia Jim Gilmore announced on 13 February. In the primaries in new Hampshire, he received 133 votes in Iowa on 12 votes.
From the struggle for a post of the President of the United States February 11, also refused the Governor of new Jersey Chris Christie and former head of Hewlett-Packard Carly Fiorina.
The United States presidential election will be held on 8 November this year. Candidates from the Republican and Democratic parties will be determined by the results of the preliminary vote in all States.