At his fifth CPAC appearance, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), one of the many candidates flirting with running for the presidency, told a rapt audience that, no matter who they chose in the straw poll, they had to answer one question: "What kind of country are we going to be?"
Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) received a standing ovation from a full, if also initially drowsy CPAC crowd after an engaging speech and Q&A in which he attacked President Obama’s executive orders on immigration and said that he knew...Show More Summary
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) disavowed himself again on Friday from an immigration overhaul plan he once cosponsored, arguing that it didn't work amid lax enforcement by the Obama administration. Rubio, who cosponsored a bipartisan immigration reform bill in 2013, said he's still eager to deal with the fate of roughly 12 million undocumented immigrants in […]
Jeff Atwater, Florida's chief financial officer and a former State Senate president, is eyeing a potential run to succeed Senator Marco Rubio.
Senator Marco Rubio was well-received by the CPAC crowd Friday describing his own upbringing as an immigrant success story.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said Friday that he is indebted to America for welcoming his Cuban immigrant parents, while he continued to back away from his 2013 legislation that would have allowed illegal immigrants to become U.S. citiz...
Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Newt Gingrich and other big names on the right make their way to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday.
US Senator Marco Rubio said that the Obama administration should reject requests the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Columbia militant group to release its captured members from US custody, and maintain the long-standing principles behind the US-Columbia partnership.
Anomaly at FreakOutNation details the effort to undermine what is already working. Marco Rubio set up Florida Health Choices, which is totally putting President Obama to shame. Taxpayers had to initially fork over $900,000, and Rubio’s brainiac health care alternative garnered an entire 30 sign ups. That’s in contrast to the 1.6 million sign ups [...]
Do you guys all remember the time Marco Rubio — Jeb Bush’s understudy to be the presidential candidate from Florida who loses to Queen Hillary Clinton — and his merry band of Florida Republicans were all like, man, fuck this Obamacare...Show More Summary
Rubio is apparently telling donors he'll run for president, not Senate. That's risky, for himself -- and the GOP
We first wrote about the challenges a Bush run would pose to Marco Rubio back in April in a piece we called “Marco Rubio’s Jeb Problem.” Aside from the fact that, 10 months later, we now know with virtual certainty that Bush is running, the rest of the piece remains relevant. Show More Summary
The New York Times reports Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) “is quietly telling donors that he is committed to running for president, not re-election to the Senate.” He’s expected to make a formal announcement in April. The post Rubio Appears Decided on Presidential Bid appeared first on Political Wire.
“Every single day Joe Biden says something that would end my career if I said it once.” — Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), quoted by NH Journal. The post Quote of the Day appeared first on Political Wire.
Yeah, maybe not so much. At least publicly, Republicans have been nearly unanimous in their condemnation of the Obama administration's decision to normalize relations with Cuba. In and of itself this isn't surprising, given their party's...Show More Summary
HOLLIS, N.H. (AP) — Back in New Hampshire for the first time since the midterm elections, it didn't take long for Sen. Marco Rubio to get a question about immigration. Speaking to a group of about 50 people in a wooden barn in the southern...Show More Summary
MICKEY KAUS: Why Would Jeb Want To Narrow The Field? Both Chris Christie and Marco Rubio are feeling a certain amount of pressure not to run for President. Christie’s been targeted in stories about how he’s losing donors, dropping from the top tier, etc. (Never mind that, as Howard Kurtz pointed out, it’s entirely possible […]
Marco Rubio, playing the press the way you did. No gotcha question-and-answer here. Great job: “I don’t feel like I’m in a position to have to answer for every person in my party that makes a claim…” “Democrats aren’t asked to answer every time Joe Biden says something embarrassing, so I don’t know why I […]
A Senate Democratic filibuster of the Department of Homeland Security funding bill suggests “there will be a DHS shutdown which would be harmful to our national security,” a spokesman for Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) said Thursday. “Senate...Show More Summary
Senator Marco Rubio may have thought he was going to fly under the radar with regard to immigration, but activists are making sure he doesn't. I can't really tell what they were saying, but they were certainly persistent about interrupting him. A couple of things stand out for me. Show More Summary