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Jeb: 2016 Decision to Come By End of Year

Says Christie's the 'real deal' and 'spectacular.'

1:57 PM, Apr 6, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Jeb Bush says that he'll "make up" his "mind at the end of this year" on whether he's running for president in 2016:

"I'll make up my mind at the end of this year," said Jeb, who said he can't "figure out the politics" of 2016 right now.

He said he's trying to figure out the answers to two questions. One, "Can a candidate run with a hopeful optimistic message?" And two, "Is it okay for my family?"

Bush also praised New Jersey governor Chris Christie. "He's the real deal," Bush said of Christie. "He's a spectacular guy."

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