Marco Rubio’s Struggle To Be More Than A Talking Point Machine

MATT ROURKE/ASSOCIATED PRESS THE HUFFINGTON POST His debate performance gave even his supporters pause. With a solid debate performance over the weekend and a strong showing in New Hampshire Tuesday, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio had a chance to put the rest of the GOP establishment on borrowed time. However, there is a real danger for Rubio… More Marco Rubio’s Struggle To Be More Than A Talking Point Machine

You Won’t Believe The Mailer The Rubio Campaign Just Sent Out Of Jeb Bush’s Mother (IMAGE)

ADDICTING INFO The Republican presidential race has gotten so heated as well as sleazy that not even the presidential candidates’ mothers are left alone. With the New Hampshire primary just around the corner, a potential voter showed a mailer a super PAC backing Florida senator Marco Rubio sent out to New Hampshire voters. The mailer features… More You Won’t Believe The Mailer The Rubio Campaign Just Sent Out Of Jeb Bush’s Mother (IMAGE)

First Republican Candidate Asked About Flint Crisis Says He Doesn’t Know Much About It

CREDIT: AP PHOTO/MARY ALTAFFER THINK PROGRESS Florida Senator and presidential contender Marco Rubio told reporters Monday night that he has not been “focusing on” the lead contamination crisis in Flint, Michigan, which has left tens of thousands of residents without drinkable water and with possibly irreversible damage to their health. While admitting to not know… More First Republican Candidate Asked About Flint Crisis Says He Doesn’t Know Much About It

Marco Rubio Would Like to Have a Beer With Devout Muslim Teenager Malala Yousafzai

Whatever happened to smart and/or informed politicians? – ks POLICY.COM Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, who is running for the Republican presidential nomination, had a very interesting answer to a very easy question during a Q&A session at St. Anselm College in New Hampshire on Wednesday. At the event, Rubio was asked which non-politician he’d most… More Marco Rubio Would Like to Have a Beer With Devout Muslim Teenager Malala Yousafzai

Marco Rubio Thought Nobody Would Find These 4 Skeletons In His Closet

ADDICTING INFO At the Republican presidential debate on CNBC earlier this week, Senator Marco Rubio dismissed a series of questions about some serious skeletons in his closet as “discredited attacks.” But in reality Rubio’s history of mismanaging money and financial troubles will come to trouble him, either in the Republican primaries or if he survives… More Marco Rubio Thought Nobody Would Find These 4 Skeletons In His Closet

Republican Obamacare replacement plans: A gift to the wealthy, a hit to the poor. As usual.

DAILY KOS For people who’ve been paying attention, it pretty much goes without saying that the healthcare “reform” proposals by Republican presidential candidates Marco Rubio and Scott Walker would hurt the poor and help the wealthy. That’s what they do, they’re Republicans. But not everyone has been paying attention, and not everyone is aware of… More Republican Obamacare replacement plans: A gift to the wealthy, a hit to the poor. As usual.

Republican “Survivor”: A Proposal for Culling the G.O.P. Field

THE NEW YORKER A couple of weeks ago, I was driving along the Belt Parkway, listening to Sean Hannity’s radio show, when the right-wing commentator said something that surprised me about the ever-expanding field of Republican primary candidates. This is getting ridiculous, Hannity complained—how are they all supposed to fit on the same stage for… More Republican “Survivor”: A Proposal for Culling the G.O.P. Field