The McCain campaign just announced that Jeb Bush, older brother of George W. and former Governor of Florida, is endorsing John McCain.
Although his family is hardly at its most popular, the elder Bush brother’s endorsement makes a statement about the Republican establishment rallying around McCain. George W. has been encouraging Republicans to support McCain and called the Senator a "true conservative," he has stopped short of an endorsement.
Jeb confirmed that he wrote a check to McCain’s campaign over the weekend.
Here’s the release: