Former Florida governor Jeb Bush met with veteran Republican operatives in Washington Monday night, the National Review reports

In the group: Neil Newhouse, Mitt Romney's campaign pollster. 

“I am here to catch up with folks and promote education reform,” the potential 2016 presidential candidate said. 

Bush is holding an education policy summit in D.C. on Tuesday and Wednesday. Elements of his education reform agenda have been adopted by states around the country.