Uber Driver to Jeb: And You Are?


An Uber driver picked up presidential candidate and former Florida governor Jeb Bush in San Francisco yesterday and failed to recognize him.

A Yemeni immigant, Munir Algazaly, 35, has been driving for Uber for well over a year. He said he had idea he was chauffeuring a major political figure.

Democrats in San Francisco have been fighting Uber, but the Republicans in the state support the company. It’s on the of reasons Bush used the company’s app to summon Mr. Algazaly.

What impact did Mr. Bush make on his fellow citizen? Algazaly said he doesn’t normally vote, but he might be inclined to now. Asked who he’d vote for he said: “Hillary Clinton”.

For the complete story about Jeb Bush’s Uber experience and his tour of San Francisco, check out the full article on Time.com.

Allison Leslie is a University of South Florida graduate with a bachelors degree in Mass Communications. She joined Genesis in 2016. With a passion for sports, Allison has interned with 620 WDAE, Pewter Report, Trifecta Team: St. Petersburg Bowl, Bullscast, and many other publications. Being a native to the Bay Area, she has followed and supported Tampa Bay teams her whole life.