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Marco Rubio Vice President

Passed Over As VP Pick, Sen. Marco Rubio Pivots To New Role

Posted 08.13.2012 | Latino Voices

By Elaine de Valle, VOXXI In the last few days, Washington insiders were buzzing about two names: Ryan and Rubio. Insiders told VOXXI that the c...

Elise Foley

Antonio Villaraigosa: Palin More Qualified Than Marco Rubio | Elise Foley | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, one of the most prominent Latino elected officials in the country, said Wednesday that Sen. Marc...

25 People Mitt Romney Should NOT Pick As His Running Mate

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell & Ross Luippold | Posted 06.19.2012 | Comedy

Speculation over who Mitt Romney will choose as his running mate is mounting, especially after news broke that Marco Rubio is not being vetted as a po...

Friday Talking Points -- Rubio Talks, Obama Acts

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Marco Rubio's chances of becoming Mitt Romney's running mate just got a little worse.

Obama Aide: Romney Picking Rubio 'Would Be An Insult To The Hispanic Community'

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- David Axelrod said Sunday that "it would be an insult to the Hispanic community" if Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney chose Se...

Janell Ross

Marco Rubio's 'Impossible Dream' | Janell Ross | Posted 05.27.2012 | Latino Voices

In 2010, Marco Rubio was a rising star in Florida politics. At age 39, he was already a former speaker of the Florida House and working hard to defeat...

Potential Veep Picks Coy About Running

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Potential Republican vice presidential candidates Mitch Daniels and Marco Rubio on Sunday declined to speculate about whom GOP president...

Marco Rubio Says He'd Say No To VP, Even If Romney Said He Needed Him

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said on Wednesday that he would say no to being vice president, even if GOP frontrunner Mitt Romney begged him...

Marco Rubio's False Promise

Raul A. Reyes | Posted 06.16.2012 | Politics
Raul A. Reyes

Rubio is popular with Republicans because the party recognizes that it needs to do something to attract a bigger share of the Hispanic vote. But Rubio's ultra-conservative views are out of step with the Hispanic mainstream.

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AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Tag. I'm not it. Republicans considered to be up-and-comers are scrambling to declare a lack of interest in becoming Mitt Romney's...

Rubio: 'I'm Not Going To Be The Vice Presidential Nominee'

Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is still saying thanks, but no thanks to speculation that he could be the GOP's vice presidential nominee. Last week, for...

Jeb Bush Shares His VP Pick

Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) endorsed Mitt Romney on Wednesday, and he has already picked out who he wants to see in the second spot on the ticket...

Marco Rubio: A Sinking Meteorite, Not a "Rising Star"

Jose Suarez | Posted 05.07.2012 | Miami
Jose Suarez

Valentine's Day has come and gone, but during this political cycle our state continues to face economic heartbreak. And at the center of this heartbreak is Florida's very own Senator Marco Rubio.

Jason Linkins

Was Marco Rubio A Mormon? Who Cares? | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.23.2012 | Media

Lots of people speculate that if Mitt Romney becomes the GOP's nominee for president, Marco Rubio would be on his vice-presidential shortlist. But did...

Amanda Terkel

Newt Gingrich: Marco Rubio Looks 'Awfully Good' For Vice President | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich doubled down on his admiration for Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), telling an enthusiastic crowd at his...

Rubio's Troubles Could Keep Him From Getting VP Spot

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

By David Adams He could be the Republican vice presidential candidate from central casting: telegenic, Hispanic and a fiscal conservative who h...

Why Marco Rubio Could Prove Risky For Republicans

The Washington Post | Peter Wallsten | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Republicans who are eager to repair the party’s battered image among Hispanic voters and unseat President Obama next year have long promoted a singl...