Florida congressman Ron DeSantis announced his candidacy today for the Senate seat vacated by Marco Rubio. He’s the first Republican to announce, and he’s been endorsed by a bevy of tea-party groups as well as by the Club for Growth. DeSantis, who is 36, was elected in 2012 and is pretty solidly a member of the House’s tea-party bloc. Show More Summary
Now that Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) has exited stage left the invisible primary for his seat has begun. The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee...
His legislative career is basically over. Now Rubio will just spend the next year annoying his colleagues
The Republican field for presidential candidates doubled this week, with Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Mike Huckabee tossing their hats into the ring alongside those of declared candidates Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz. And Jon...Show More Summary
GOP Rep. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday announced that he will run for the Senate seat being vacated by Republican Sen. Marco Rubio in 2016, teeing up a possible intra-party fight for the Florida GOP that some Republicans fear could weaken them ahead of a competitive general election. “As a candidate for Senate, I look forward to […]
Marco Rubio has built his political career on the narrative of an up-from-nothing immigrant kid who achieves the American Dream. Rubio's personal story is indeed powerful, and one I know well. Like Rubio, my parents came to the United...Show More Summary
No silver bullet.
WELL, TO BE FAIR, HILLARY DID ORDER CHIPOTLE THE OTHER DAY: With Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, Are Republicans Having a Latino Moment?
Said Senator Marco Rubio, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, attempting to distinguish himself from some of his rivals for the GOP nomination for President.Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker gives the response you'd have...Show More Summary
The survey also found that Republican voters were most open to considering Senator Marco Rubio, Mike Huckabee and Jeb Bush for president.
It’s not so much in the top line results of the polls, although he has bumped up to the first tier in the very easily going, as the other questions that show he has considerable room to grow his level of support. Consider the new WSJ national poll. On the basic ballot test, Jeb Bush leads (23 percent), with Rubio second (18 percent). Show More Summary
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, who is making foreign policy experience a major component of his bid for president, will address the Council on Foreign Relations next week what… Click to Continue »
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis will announce Wednesday that he's running for the Senate seat Marco Rubio is giving up to seek the GOP presidential nomination. Two advisers close to DeSantis confirmed his plans...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton will present her plan for immigration reform today in Las Vegas. She will say a path to citizenship is essential. Of all the people – including Latino GOP senators Ted Cruz of Texas and Marco Rubio of Florida – who... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has enjoyed a notable bounce in support since formally entering the 2016 White House race on April 13, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll.
Via NBC News: Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio lead the pack of Republicans seeking the GOP nomination for president, according to a new poll from NBC News and the Wall Street Journal. Asked which Republican hopeful would be their first choice to win the party's primary, 23 percent of GOP primary voters chose Bush. Show More Summary
According to a new WSJ/NBC News poll, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has broad appeal in the Republican Party, bolstering his presidential hopes. Washington Bureau Chief Jerry Seib explains.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio enjoyed a notable bounce in support since formally entering the 2016 White House race on April 13, with three-out-of-four GOP primary voters now saying they could vote for the first-term senator, up from 56% in March, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll. Show More Summary
Whoops. Even though the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act most likely will pass the Senate by a large majority, the superhawks, pushed by Sens. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and president-wannabe Marco Rubio (R-FL), appear to have been defeated in their efforts to get a vote on amendments that would make a deal with Iran over its nuclear program impossible. Show More Summary
“The Fight of the Century” between boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao was top of mind for Beltway VIPs like Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Rep. Janice Hahn (D-Calif.). Other A-listers put their love for their schools — and a girlfriend — on full display. Here’s a peek at their off-the-clock action: On Friday, chief official White […]