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Marco Rubio Immigration

Who Belongs? the GOP's Anti-Immigrant Race to the Bottom, and the Dominican Example

Ediberto Roman | Posted 03.10.2016 | Miami
Ediberto Roman

In this presidential election year, the ironies should not be lost on anyone that the three top republican presidential nominees include two candidate...

Marco Rubio Says He'd Stop Protecting Dreamers From Deportation On Day One

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 02.19.2016 | Politics

Marco Rubio promised on Thursday to end protections for young undocumented immigrants on day one -- not just eventually, as he has said before. The F...

Ted Cruz May Be Right In His Fight Against Rubio. That Makes Him A Petty Politician.

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 12.17.2015 | Politics

The easiest way to summarize the ongoing skirmish over Republican presidential candidate and Sen. Ted Cruz's immigration position is this: A politicia...

Claire McCaskill Says Marco Rubio Is A Flip-Flopper And Nobody Respects Ted Cruz

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 12.10.2015 | Politics

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) offered harsh words about her colleagues Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) in an interview released Thursday, ...

Rubio Seeks To Undermine Cruz On National Security And Immigration

The New York Times | Chloe Angyal | Posted 12.07.2015 | Politics

VAN HORNE, Iowa — For months, Senator Marco Rubio of Florida ran an above-the-fray presidential race, high-mindedly dismissing his Republican rivals...

Ted Cruz Goes After Marco Rubio On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 11.12.2015 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is increasingly coming under fire from his GOP opponents over immigration reform -- so...

Marco Rubio Dodges Question On Whether He'd Deport Parents Of U.S. Citizens

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 11.11.2015 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) skirted a question on Wednesday of whether he would deport the millions of parents of U.S. citizens and legal permanent resi...

Marco Rubio Says He'd End Protections For Dreamers Even Without Immigration Reform

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 11.04.2015 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate and Sen. Marco Rubio said Wednesday that he'd eventually end protections for young undocumented immigrants who came ...

SKIMM YOUR CANDIDATE: Sen. Marco Rubio (FL), Republican

theSkimm | Posted 09.30.2015 | Politics

Sen. Rubio has been 'one to watch' in the GOP for years. He's known for his aggressive foreign policy positions (see: Libya, Syria, Ukraine) and his support for immigration reform.

Rubio Is No Champion for Immigration Reform or Latino Voters

Regina Clemente | Posted 08.05.2015 | Politics
Regina Clemente

Rubio's stumping in Iowa and across the nation almost entirely in Spanish is, quite frankly, a slap in the face to the intelligence of Latino Americans. The GOP's hope is that he will beguile voters with the "we're so alike" rhetoric and shared stories of heritage that they will not notice that his platform is set against their best interests.

Igor Bobic

Marco Rubio Heckled By Immigration Protesters | Igor Bobic | Posted 06.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Immigration activists interrupted Sen. Marco Rubio's (R-Fla.) speech at an annual conference of conservatives in the nation's capital on...

Marco Rubio: Back to the Future

Bob Burnett | Posted 05.21.2015 | Politics
Bob Burnett

Time will tell if Marco Rubio survives the 2016 Republican version of demolition derby. What's clear is that despite his cherubic, youthful demeanor, Rubio is a hard-core conservative, every bit as dangerous as his idol, George W. Bush.

Elise Foley

Republicans Hope To Avoid Mitt Romney's Mistakes On Immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 05.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the summer of 2011, as then-Texas Gov. Rick Perry was preparing to announce his run for the Republican presidential nomination, top a...

Claire McCaskill Accuses Marco Rubio Of Shirking Principles On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 04.19.2015 | Politics

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) knocked Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) on Sunday for backing away from his push for comprehensive immigration reform, saying ...

Rubio's Standing With Latino Voters

Latino Decisions | Posted 06.10.2015 | Politics
Latino Decisions

With Senator Marco Rubio's imminent announcement that he will run for the 2016 Republican Party nomination, we take a look at his standing with Latino voters since his rise to national prominence in his 2010 campaign for the U.S. Senate.

Igor Bobic

Marco Rubio Hints At A Government Shutdown Fight Over Immigration | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) contends that unilateral action by President Barack Obama on immigration, which is expected this fall, will do...

Jon Ward

CPAC, Once Again An Obstacle To GOP Attempts To Soften Message, Shows Signs Of Moderation | Jon Ward | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Increasingly of late, conservative thinkers and leaders have been emphasizing a shift away from being known for what they're against an...

Rubio To Be Keynote Speaker At Anti-Gay Group's Fundraiser

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 11.07.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is scheduled to serve as the keynote speaker at the "conservative dinner event of the year": the Florida Family Policy Counc...

Marco Rubio Opposes Own Immigration Bill Becoming Law

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) does not think the bill he helped draft and pass through the Senate should be combined with House-passed legislation, spokes...

'Rubio's An Uncle Tom Anyway -- And Ted Cruz'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

Author Terry McMillan is not pleased with the way Republicans are handling immigration reform. During a conversation about her new book "Who Asked ...

Rubio Issues Dire Warning To GOP On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) claimed on Tuesday that President Barack Obama might allow undocumented immigrants to stay in the U.S. by executive order if...

Elise Foley

Gang Of Eight Targets 121 House Republicans | Elise Foley | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Members of the Senate "gang of eight" met with pro-immigration reform business, agriculture, faith and conservative groups on Tuesday to...

Rubio Spurned By Tea Party Over 'Suicide Mission'

The Daily Beast | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics

When Sen. Marco Rubio turned 42 on May 28, his Facebook page was swamped with more than 4,000 messages from people livid with him for championing the ...

Sarah Palin Insults Marco Rubio As GOP Judas

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 06.28.2013 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) criticized Sen. Marco Rubio's (R-Fla.) immigration reform efforts on Friday, making a biblical reference to Judas. ...

Immigration Vote Won't Sink Rubio In Iowa, Grassley Says

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio's chances among the conservatives in Iowa's 2016 presidential caucuses won't be doomed by his vote for the Senate immig...