Read how Bush, when part owner of the Texas Rangers baseball franchise, used public money and eminent domain to enrich himself and his cronies, while leaving Arlington, Texas's taxpayers with his legal bills.
And yes, the story was known before the 2000 election. And yes, it makes what the Clintons were accused of in Whitewater look penny-ante. And no, the mainstream press did not make an issue of it.
He's simply a lying, crooked little bastard.