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Rubio: President’s Inaction Has Led to ‘Worst Possible Scenario’ in Syria

Rubio: President’s Inaction Has Led to ‘Worst Possible Scenario’ in Syria

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — During an exclusive interview on ABC’s This Week, Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio criticized President Obama for not intervening sooner in Syria’s civil war, saying the inaction has led to the &ldq…

Marco Rubio: Immigration Bill Doesn’t ‘Give’ Anything Away

Marco Rubio: Immigration Bill Doesn’t ‘Give’ Anything Away

Michael Bonfigli /The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Days before a bipartisan immigration bill is scheduled to be presented, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida argued Sunday morning on This Week that a key provision of th…

Marco Rubio: Jay-Z Needs to Get Informed on Cuba

Marco Rubio: Jay-Z Needs to Get Informed on Cuba

STR/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio Sunday morning slammed Jay-Z over his recent trip to Cuba, saying on This Week that the rapper needed to “get informed” and that he missed an opportunity to meet the politically o…

Marco Rubio, Rand Paul Are ‘Perfect’ Conservatives

Marco Rubio, Rand Paul Are ‘Perfect’ Conservatives

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Republican Sens. Marco Rubio and Rand Paul may not be perfect together but they are perfect in the eyes of the American Conservative Union.Rubio from Florida and Paul from Kentucky were given a “perfect 100 …

Obama Calls Republican Senators on Immigration

Obama Calls Republican Senators on Immigration

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — President Obama made his first direct overture to Republicans on immigration Tuesday night, placing calls to the three key GOP players on the issue in the Senate:  John McCain (Ariz.), Lindse…

Rubio Raises More Than $100,000 Off Water Bottle Incident

Rubio Raises More Than $100,000 Off Water Bottle Incident

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., has hauled in some serious cash since his water sipping moment Tuesday during the Republican response to the State of the Union.Reclaim America, Rubio’s PAC, has raised more than $100…

Rubio PAC Offering ‘Marco Rubio Water Bottle’

Rubio PAC Offering ‘Marco Rubio Water Bottle’

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Marco Rubio is turning his mis-timed mid-speech water sip during Tuesday night’s State of the Union Republican response into a fundraising tactic.Rubio’s PAC, Reclaim America, is now offering a “Marco Rubi…

Sen. Marco Rubio Delivers GOP State of the Union Response

Sen. Marco Rubio Delivers GOP State of the Union Response

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. used the Republican response to President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday to challenge the president on how to best serve the middle class, arguing that the answer to alleviating the bur…

DNC Blasts Marco Rubio Ahead of State of the Union Response

DNC Blasts Marco Rubio Ahead of State of the Union Response

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio was labeled his party’s “savior” by Time magazine last week, and Tuesday he will be giving the Republican Party’s official response to the president’s State o…

Marco Rubio, Rand Paul to Respond to State of the Union Address

Marco Rubio, Rand Paul to Respond to State of the Union Address

Michael Bonfigli /The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images | ABC News(WASHINGTON) — It’ll once again be the old one-two punch against President Obama following his State of the Union address on Tuesday.Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, considered one of…

Rep. Keith Ellison on GOP’s Softer Rhetoric: ‘Lipstick on a Pig’

Rep. Keith Ellison on GOP’s Softer Rhetoric: ‘Lipstick on a Pig’

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Sunday morning on This Week, Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., dismissed recent gestures by prominent members of  the GOP suggesting a softening of Republican positions as simply “lipstick on a pig.”“I think all …

Paul Ryan on Board with Marco Rubio’s Immigration Reform Policy

Paul Ryan on Board with Marco Rubio’s Immigration Reform Policy

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — One potential candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination is supporting a major policy proposal by another potential candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.With tha…

Cliff Campaigners? Marco Rubio, Republicans Up for Election Say ‘No’ to Deal

Cliff Campaigners? Marco Rubio, Republicans Up for Election Say ‘No’ to Deal

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Who voted “no” on the “fiscal-cliff” deal this morning? Republicans up for re-election in 2016, that’s who.
The Senate passed its last-minute “fiscal-cliff” deal 89-8 at 1…

GOP Weekly Address: Helping the Middle Class Is ‘Personal’ for Marco Rubio

GOP Weekly Address: Helping the Middle Class Is ‘Personal’ for Marco Rubio

US Senate(WASHINGTON) — In this week’s Republican address, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio a “growing opportunity gap” is what is keeping many Americans from making it into the middle class — an issue he says is a “personal” one for him.”Americans are strug…

Rubio Answers Question on Age of Earth

Rubio Answers Question on Age of Earth

Michael Bonfigli /The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., clarified his answer about the age of the Earth on Wednesday, two weeks after he passed on answering a question on the Earth’s age in an in…

Rubio Answers Question on Age of Earth

Rubio Answers Question on Age of Earth

Michael Bonfigli /The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., clarified his answer about the age of the Earth on Wednesday, two weeks after he passed on answering a question on the Earth’s age in an in…

Marco Rubio and Paul Ryan Spotlight the Poor and Middle Class in Post-Election Messages

Marco Rubio and Paul Ryan Spotlight the Poor and Middle Class in Post-Election Messages

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Hardly a month has passed since the end of the 2012 election season, but in a hotel ballroom in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday night, campaign 2016 seemed almost in sight. Two leading lights of the Republican Pa…

Marco Rubio Leaves Stump After Daughter Is Injured in Car Crash

Marco Rubio Leaves Stump After Daughter Is Injured in Car Crash

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(LAKEWOOD CREST, Fla.) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio returned home to Miami Saturday in the middle of a campaign swing with Mitt Romney after he learned his daughter had been in a car accident.
Amanda Rubio, 12, the senator’s…

On the Stump With Rubio, Romney Appeals to Military Friendly Panhandle

On the Stump With Rubio, Romney Appeals to Military Friendly Panhandle

Alex Wong/Getty Images(PENSACOLA, Fla.) — Kicking off his three-stop Floridian tour Saturday, Mitt Romney appealed to the military-centric community there, pledging a stronger commitment to the military.In doing so, Romney brought up one of President …

Rubio Nixes Some Deductions in Tax Negotiations

Rubio Nixes Some Deductions in Tax Negotiations

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have declined to offer specifics on which tax deductions they’d eliminate in order to cut tax rates without cutting the amount of taxes paid, particularly for the rich, but Marco Rubi…

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