Bush fundraising off of Trump’s 9/11 comments

Jeb Bush is trying to capitalize off of Donald TrumpDonald TrumpMaryland immigrant rape case shows US failure to track alien youth Sessions says grants to be withheld from sanctuary cities German government denies receiving NATO invoice from Trump MORE’s attacks on his brother, former President George W. Bush, asking supports to donate to “fight back against Donald Trump.”

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“If you believe as I do that my brother kept this country safe and strong after those horrific attacks, then I need you to donate $5 and fight back against Donald Trump,” Bush’s campaign said in an email to supporters with a subject line reading, “Help defend my brother.”

Trump has targeted George W. Bush in a major line of attack, recently highlighting 9/11 terrorist attacks, which occurred during Bush’s presidency.

“By Donald Trump’s logic, President Roosevelt should be blamed for Pearl Harbor or President Reagan for the terrorist attacks on our Marines in Beirut,” Bush said in the email.

“After 9/11, my brother rallied the nation, calmed our fears and kept us safe,” he added.