Bush On Palin: Not Qualified To Be President
You’re unlikely to hear much from George W. Bush publicly about the upcoming battle for the GOP nomination, but he’s apparently expressed his opinions privately:
Two years of retirement haven’t dulled George W. Bush’s political zest – and President Obama and Sarah Palin are among his under-the-radar targets.
The 43rd President has told friends the ex-Alaska governor isn’t qualified to be President and criticizes Arizona Sen. John McCain for putting Palin on the 2008 GOP ticket and handing her a national platform.
“Naming Palin makes Bush think less of McCain as a man,” a Republican official familiar with Bush’s thinking told the Daily News.
“He thinks McCain ran a lousy campaign with an unqualified running mate and destroyed any chance of winning by picking Palin.”
Publicly, Bush is decidedly not interested in commenting on politics at all: