Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Marco Rubio

governor rick scott speaking in naples

Governor Rick Scott had harsh words for President Barack Obama on Friday and his administration’s decision to rescind the “wet foot, dry foot” policy for Cuban migrants entering the United States. “President Obama’s Cuba policy can be summed up this ...
In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

BY EILEEN SULLIVAN and DEB RIECHMANN WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s pick to run the CIA faces a Senate confirmation hearing amid a testy standoff between the president-elect and the spy community. Rep. Mike Pompeo, a four-term conservative Kansas Republican, ...
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio greets Florida House family members on the House floor during a Republican conference in Tallahassee, Fla., Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. (Scott Keeler/Tampa Bay Times via AP)

BY ANNE FLAHERTY WASHINGTON (AP) — The Cuban government must move toward enacting greater freedoms for its people and giving Americans something in return if it wants to keep warmer U.S. relations initiated by President Barack Obama, top aides to ...
Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a campaign rally in Sanford, Fla., Monday, March 7, 2016.

Cuban American Senator, Marco Rubio, utilized the passing of dictator, Fidel Castro, to remind constituents of the Cuban leader’s cruelty and human rights violations. Rubio’s parents, Mario and Oriales, emigrated from Cuba in 1956 and were naturalized in 1975. “Fidel ...
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. speaks to supporters at a primary election party, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, in Kissimmee, Fla.

BY | JIM TURNER As both major presidential campaigns blanket Florida in the final weeks before the Nov. 8 election, Democrat Hillary Clinton’s lead over Republican Donald Trump in the state is down to three points, according to a poll ...
In this May 30, 2016, photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz, watches during a Phoenix Memorial Day Ceremony at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona in Phoenix.

BY ERICA WERNER WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Senate candidates are jumping on news of sharply rising premiums under President Barack Obama’s health care law as they seek advantage in the closing days of the election. The unpopular law was already ...
In this June 29, 2015, file photo, protesters gather across the street from a restaurant in Chicago before Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke to members of the City Club of Chicago

BY JULIE BYKOWICZ HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Berta Delgado told the Spanish-speaking conservative activists at her door that she is “100 por ciento” Republican, and agreed with their assessment that Democratic Senate candidate Patrick Murphy is too liberal. She said ...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with local farmers at Bedners Farm Fresh Market, Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, in Boynton Beach, Fla.

BY STEVE PEOPLES and JONATHAN LEMIRE ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — A defiant Donald Trump blamed his worsening campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to energize his most loyal supporters as his path to ...
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., left, listens as Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Fla., speaks during a debate at the University of Central Florida, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, in Orlando, Fla.

BY JULIE BYKOWICZ and ERICA WERNER MIAMI (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is getting help from an unlikely quarter as he campaigns for re-election: the Democratic Party. The party’s Senate committee this week abandoned Rubio’s Democratic rival, Rep. Patrick ...
Republican Presidential nominee Donald J. Trump looks on during a rally at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Twp., Pa. on Monday, Oct. 10, 2016.

BY | BRANDON LARRABEE With less than a month to go before Florida could decide the fate of his campaign, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump began a swing through the state Tuesday with a nearly apocalyptic warning of the stakes ...
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