Members of his own Democratic Party helped orpedo the president's scheme to tax 529 college savings, and now Republicans are pushing to expand the plans' benefits. Senator and likely GOP White House contender Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) thinks...Show More Summary
Via Daily Kos, some interesting news! Will Alan Grayson run for the Senate if Mark -- excuse me, Marco Rubio resigns to run for president? Can he beat out the competition? Can he win? Stay tuned as events unfold: Outspoken Democratic Rep. Show More Summary
Rep. Jared Polis has a bit of a history of making hilarious, but incredibly on point, sarcastic and satirical suggestions in response to government officials saying something stupid. Last year, he asked the Treasury Department to ban dollar bills after Senator Joe Manchin asked the Treasury Department to ban Bitcoin. Show More Summary
In an informal straw poll of donors at a conference hosted by the Koch brothers, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) came out ahead of four other possible GOP presidential candidates who had been invited, Politico reports. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) – [...] The post Rubio Favored by Koch Brothers Donors appeared first on Political Wire.
Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson is contemplating a Senate run Outspoken Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson represents a safe Orlando-area district, but it seems he has bigger things in mind. Scott Powers of the Orlando Sentinel reports that Grayson is talking about running for U.S. Show More Summary
Sargent spots a divide in the GOP presidential field: Marco Rubio, Mitt Romney, and Jeb Bush are calling for respect for the courts’ decisions on this matter and/or respect and understanding for people on both sides of the issue. But Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal are suggesting continued resistance; both have talked about a Constitutional […]
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) recently wrote an op-ed endorsing the permanent extension of post-9/11 intelligence gathering tools, presumably including controversial domestic data collection programs revealed by former government contractor Edward Snowden. Show More Summary
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), and obedient little Koch head. The Koch brothers held their winter seminar last weekend and lifted the veil of secrecy they are accustomed to a tiny bit. This was possibly an effort to make them appear less evil, or maybe it was to issue a threat or two, which seems more likely. Show More Summary
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) told about 30 core supporters that he would decide by the spring about whether to run for president, Bloomberg reports. “If Rubio opts to run for president instead of seeking a second term in the Senate, [...] The post Rubio Will Decide on White House Bid by Spring appeared first on Political Wire.
Jim Geraghty argues that Jeb Bush, Mitt Romney, and Chris Christie aren’t in the top tier of Republican presidential candidates in 2016. Instead, the top candidates are Scott Walker, Marco Rubio, Rick Perry, and Bobby Jindal. First Read: “Now, we [...] The post GOP Establishment Moves to Underdog Status appeared first on Political Wire.
Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson may jump into the Senate race whether or not Marco Rubio runs for re-election Leading Off: • FL-Sen: Outspoken Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson represents a safe Orlando-area district, but it seems he has bigger things in mind. Show More Summary
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida) has ambitious plans this week. As the Senate wrestles with the Republicans' Keystone XL pipeline legislation, Rubio will be skipping town to bolster his presidential bid. This legislation has implications for fossil-fuel dependence and climate change. Show More Summary
On Sunday night, Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) appeared with Rand Paul and Marco Rubio, his Senate colleagues and fellow presidential hopefuls, at the Koch brothers' winter donor retreat, and he offered a two-word post-mortem for the GOP's...Show More Summary
Dear Senator Marco Rubio, So, you are thinking of running for President? You recently became chair of the Senate Subcommittee that oversees our national interests, mission, and investments in the ocean, atmosphere, fisheries, and the Coast Guard. Show More Summary
The 2016 Republican presidential primary will be more unpredictable and crowded than anyone imagined. With former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, former Florida governor Jeb Bush, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Wisconsin Gov. Show More Summary
Three potential Republican presidential candidates appeared before a gathering of wealthy donors organized by the conservative billionaire Koch brothers in California on Sunday night. The summit, held at a luxury resort near Palm Springs sealed off to outsiders, drew Republican Senators Marco Rubio...
ABC News chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl will moderate a discussion between GOP presidential hopefuls Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Marco Rubio on from Iowa tonight at 11:30 pm. The discussion will be streamed live on ABCNews.com...Show More Summary
This weekend, I will be in and around Steve King's big hootenanny out in Ioway. So will Senator Marco Rubio, former rising star of the Republican party, who is now making serious noises about running for president in 2016. And, by serious noises, I m...
One of the more surprising 2016 polls to emerge this week was good news for Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R), which places him moving into second place behind Mitt Romney.