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Elise Foley

Jay Carney: Despite Rubio Staff Claims, White House In Contact | Elise Foley | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House press secretary Jay Carney said Tuesday that the Obama administration has been engaged with the offices of members of Congre...

Rubio: Obama's Immigration Plan Would Be 'Dead On Arrival'

Benjamin Hart | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

Hours after USA Today obtained the first draft of President Obama's immigration reform plan, the office of Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) put out a press ...

Marco Rubio's High Wire Act

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 04.13.2013 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

I think that Marco Rubio is the GOP's savior to many in the Republican Party. He just isn't their new voice. Just the same, cold-hearted, mean-spirited, empty one, filling the echo chamber with his bunko act.

Marco Rubio: Same-Sex Rights For Immigrants Not 'A Central Issue'

The Huffington Post | Lisa Miller | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said Tuesday in an interview at Buzzfeed Brews that he does not believe equal treatment for same-sex couples should be made ...

Santorum Warns Rubio Against 'Dangerous' Partnership

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) appeared on The Laura Ingraham Show Monday morning to discuss immigration reform, and he had some strong opinions ab...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Marco Rubio's Immigration Push Risks Wrath Of The Right | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has quickly become the face of bipartisan immigration reform. But more than a dozen interviews in 48 hours wit...

GOP Senator Blasts 'Naïve' Rubio Push

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 01.31.2013 | Politics

Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) dismissed a bipartisan proposal on immigration reform on Wednesday and specifically went after Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) for...

Bitter Fight Could Boost Rubio Or Hurt His White House Chances

Daily Beast | David Freedlander | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

The freshman GOP senator has been staking out a leadership role on the immigration reform push. But will the bitter fight to come harm his credibility...

Elise Foley

Republicans Still Skeptical Immigration Reform Won't Mean Amnesty | Elise Foley | Posted 01.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Comprehensive immigration reform may hinge on convincing Republicans they aren't signing on to give undocumented immigrants legal status...

Elise Foley

Labor Groups: Immigration Reform Won't Fail Because Of Us | Elise Foley | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said on Wednesday that labor unions could kill comprehensive immigration reform unless President Barack Obama ...

Rubio Quietly Drumming Up Support For Vision On Contentious Issue

RealClearPolitics | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

With leaders from both parties calling on Congress to take up immigration reform this year, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has been meeting with news outlet...

Where Do Asian Americans Stand on Immigration Reform?

Erwin de Leon | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics
Erwin de Leon

Seventy-seven percent voted for President Obama and only 21 percent supported Governor Romney. Yet are they as progressive when it comes to immigration?

Elise Foley

Paul Ryan Endorses Marco Rubio Immigration Views | Elise Foley | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) came out in support of Sen. Marco Rubio's (R-Fla.) framework for immigration reform on Monday, after the senator...

Rubio Hits Obama, Lays Out Bold Plan To Change 'Unfair Perception' Of GOP

Wall Street Journal | MATTHEW KAMINSKI | Posted 01.12.2013 | Politics

Marco Rubio—41-year-old son of working-class Cuban exiles—has lived the upwardly mobile immigrant experience. In his fast rise, the Florida Republ...

Elise Foley

Marco Rubio Leads On Immigration As Others Play Catch Up | Elise Foley | Posted 11.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has been a long-time advocate for a humane approach and softer rhetoric on immigration reform. He's warned fel...

Immigration Gridlock Not Likely to End After the Election

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 12.01.2012 | Politics
Stewart J. Lawrence

We recently saw for the first time in recent memory that the Democrats -- not Republicans -- blocked an immigration reform measure that many legislators in both parties say they support, in fact.

Marco Rubio Steps Up Publicly For Romney

VOXXI | Posted 09.20.2012 | Latino Voices

By Raisa Camargo, VOXXI After Romney’s remarks were publicized in a secret video some Republicans including Sen. Marco Rubio were quick to stand ...

Senator Rubio: What About My DREAM

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 11.05.2012 | Latino Voices
Pierre R. Berastaín

Senator Rubio, the values you speak of are values I treasure, but do not stand at a podium and tell the world you and your party live to uphold those values. Your party holds profoundly xenophobic policies.

Rubio Responds To Knock On GOP Immigration Policy

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Sen. Marco Rubio says both political parties need to do more to address the needs of Hispanic Americans. The Florida Republican was ...

Winning Gold in the "Anti-Immigration Olympics"

Amy Novick | Posted 10.20.2012 | Latino Voices
Amy Novick

These champions return to our country and see games of a different sort going on - elected officials stooping to the worst kind of politics, spreading fear and misinformation about immigrants, and enacting harmful anti-immigration policies.

Florida Students' Message to Politicians: We Are Watching and We Vote

Anna V. Eskamani | Posted 09.01.2012 | Miami
Anna V. Eskamani

Despite what Rubio, Scott and their buddies might think, students are watching, and one vote isn't going to change the facts. Despite the extension of low interest rates for federal student loans, we realize there is little reason to celebrate, but every reason to vote.

Obama's Dream and the Right's Crocodile Tears

Doug Kendall | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics
Doug Kendall

Do folks like Marco Rubio, Michele Bachmann, war-on-terror architect John Yoo, and columnist Charles Krauthammer really believe the Constitution means one thing when a Republican is in the White House, and something entirely different when the President is a Democrat?

Zach Carter

Marco Rubio Says Obama Has Politicized Immigration Debate | Zach Carter | Posted 06.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) attacked President Barack Obama's new immigration policy on Sunday, claiming that the new standard, which gran...

Elise Foley

Marco Rubio: 'I Was Tempted' To Bash Obama On Immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) went after the president on Friday for how he has handled immigration and Latino issues, while als...

Jennifer Bendery

Marco Rubio: Obama Really, Truly Did Not Hurt My Feelings By Stealing My Immigration Idea | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) says he isn't taking it personally that President Barack Obama didn't reach out to him before announcing an im...