Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has proposed a bill that would encourage federal agencies to hire more job applicants who were trained or educated outside the traditional network of colleges and universities. The measure, called the Alternative Qualifications for Federal Employment Act, would establish a pilot program in which the Office of Personnel Management would designate […]
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) delivered a foreign policy focused speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday, arguing that America's economic strength is related to her ability to exert influence globally.
After being one of the most important forces behind the passage of the Senate's comprehensive immigration reform bill last year, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) had nothing to say about the issue during his CPAC speech Thursday ahead of what may be a 2016 presidential run. Show More Summary
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), a prospective 2016 GOP presidential candidate, said Thursday that recent events have shown that President Barack Obama's reliance on his personality to shape foreign policy has failed. Speaking at CPAC, Rubio...Show More Summary
President Obama's foreign policy failures are standing in the way of "a new American century," Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) said in a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday. "The primary cause of [our economic challenges] is a president who is done in three years. Show More Summary
For all the heat he has taken this year both from the anti-immigration reform right and conservative wonks (both for backing the shutdown and inconsistency on Syria), Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) still delivers one heck of a speech. He followed a morning of speeches from Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.), New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, former […]
On Thursday, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) addressed the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference attendees with a fiery speech focused on redefining America’s approach to foreign affairs.
Marco Rubio and Tom Cotton expand on Rubio’s earlier list of mostly …
The conventional wisdom is that the GOP is evenly split between internationalists like Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and isolationists like Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) The sides were never as even as the media might have suggested, but in the wake of recent events, these “GOP divided” cliches need a rest. The reason is simple: President Obama. […]
(Paul Mirengoff) Politico reports that Marco Rubio is “seeking to rehabilitate his image with much of the GOP base” by falling back on “staunch conservative positions” such as a “more aggressive U.S. response to Russia in the Ukraine...Show More Summary
Over at Hot Air, some are taking a second look at Rubio. I liked his speech calling out Tom Harkin and the useful idiots on Cuba and Venezuela, but this does seem like too quick a bout of forgiveness. There...
The seat was Judge William Thomas's, until it wasn't. He was approved by both Florida senators, vetted, and appeared set for the nomination to replace now-Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Adalberto Jordan. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) had a change of heart and blue-slip blocked the nomination, allegedly due to......
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) still has not fully recovered from his work with Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on S.744, but events in Venezuela and...
Conservatives have been getting their freak on over the Russian/Ukraine conflict and attacking President Obama vociferously since he told Putin that there would be consequences if he invaded. Marco Rubio offered a ghostwritten eight-point...Show More Summary
Meet the Press' David Gregory challenged Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) to name actions taken by then-President George W Bush against Russia when it invaded Georgia in 2008 that would differentiate his response from that of President Barack Obama to Russia's current actions in the Crimea. Show More Summary
A colloquy on "Meet the Press" this morning:DAVID GREGORY: Before I get to my final question on Israel, with a big meeting with Benjamin Netanyahu, the prime minister coming to meet with President Obama. Marco Rubio is on this program...Show More Summary
Por Marianela Toledo | Florida Watchdog MIAMI —El senador republicano de Florida Marco Rubio y el gobernador del Estado Rick Scott, se reunieron el viernes en el restaurante ‘Arepazo 2? de Doral, un sitio que se transformó en emblema de la comunidad venezolana exiliada en el exterior, para exigir al presidente Obama que congele las... Show More Summary
After his utterly humiliating immigration policy leadership flame-out, FL Senator Marco Rubio is getting a “second look” as the GOP’s Great Brown Hope, according to MSNBC. On Monday, the son of Cuban immigrants delivered an impassioned...Show More Summary
"There is a role for diplomacy in the world," Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) said in a speech this week on Iran. "But …" The post Top Senate Republican Says Diplomacy Won’t Solve The Iranian Nuclear Issue appeared first on ThinkProgress.