Jeb Bush Stands Against Internment Camps, Closing Mosques, And Registering Muslims
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush declares on CNBC that he’s against a national database for American Muslims.
NBC’s Joe Kernen alluded to Trump’s comments around potentially forming such a database, referring to the past internment camps for Chinese-Americans under President Roosevelt.
“You talk about internment, you talk closing mosques, you talk about registering people, that’s just wrong,” Bush replied. “I don’t care about campaigns.”
Bush continued, alluding to Trump’s efforts to manipulate the American people for political gain.
“It’s not a question of toughness. It’s manipulating people’s angst and their fears,” Bush said. “That’s not strength. That’s weakness.”
Bush appeared outraged by Trump’s suggestions, positioning himself as a fearless defender of American values over politics…