Bush Campaign Cuts Salaries, Reduces Staff


Republican Jeb Bush's struggling presidential campaign is cutting salaries across the board and reducing staff in a money-saving effort intended to concentrate resources on early voting states, an internal memo said on Friday.

The memo, obtained by Reuters, said payroll costs were being reduced by 40 percent and staff at the Miami headquarters is being cut by 25 percent.

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"We are making changes today to ensure Jeb is best positioned to win the nomination and general election," the memo said.

(Reporting By Steve Holland)