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Jeb Bush would face tough Georgia battle in next GOP primary

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush took another step toward running for president this week, but don't let his brother's victories in Georgia fool you: He would likely face an excruciating primary here.

Bush said he will “actively explore” a 2016 run and would enjoy high-name recognition in a crowded field that could include as many as a dozen serious candidates. But his more moderate stances on immigration and the Common Core education standards could clash with a conservative strain of GOP politics that dominates in Georgia.

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