Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's three delegates at the Republican National Convention cost him and his campaign about $50 million each. 

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Bush, who ended his presidential campaign in February after a poor showing in the South Carolina primary, had only three delegates vote for him at the Republicans' nominating convention Tuesday. His campaign and super-PAC spent $46 million for each delegate, according to The Washington Post's Dave Weigel.

He was a favorite going into the primary season and had substantial financial backing from his family network, but he was unable to muster the enthusiasm his campaign needed.

Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpVeterans groups demand end to shutdown: 'Get your act together' Brown launches tour in four early nominating states amid 2020 consideration Pence on border wall: Trump won't be ‘deterred’ by Dem ‘obstruction’ MORE's attacks on Bush as “low energy” resonated with GOP voters and hurt the former Florida governor, who struggled to compete with the business mogul and GOP presidential nominee.

Bush has said he won't vote for either Trump or presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGillibrand announces exploratory committee to run for president on Colbert Former PepsiCo CEO being considered for World Bank chief post: report Live coverage: Trump AG pick grilled on Mueller probe at confirmation hearing MORE and has no plans to attend the Republican convention.