Rubio: Humans not to blame for climate change

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Potential 2016 presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio isn’t willing to blame human activity for the dramatic changes in weather in the world and doesn’t think we can do much about it.

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BREAKING: Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll; Rubio close second

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CPAC stands with Rand.

“Torch of liberty” scion Rand Paul was the choice of the plurality of conservatives at the Conservative Political Action Conference, as Paul won the much-hyped straw poll with 25 percent. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio was a close second with 23 percent.

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What’s the state of our union? Thirsty, very thirsty

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Sen. Marco Rubio’s awkward water break while delivering the Republican response to President Obama’s State of the Union address has gone viral.

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“ More government isn’t going to help you get ahead. It’s going to hold you back. ”

“ America is exceptional because we believe that every life, at every stage, is precious. ”

Rubio to deliver GOP’s State of the Union response

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Florida Sen. Marco Rubio will deliver Republicans’ response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday, GOP leaders announced Wednesday.

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., selected Rubio — an influential Latino conservative who was first elected in 2010 — to speak for Republicans in their official response to the president’s speech.

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Mitt Romney and Marco Rubio go airplane bowling

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Politico’s Ginger Gibson reports that members of the press aboard Mitt Romney’s plane engaged the presidential candidate in a time-honored campaign tradition: airplane bowling.

Marco Rubio took notice first, sending the fruit cruising back to the press with exquisite aim. Then Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi gave it a try. 

Finally noticing the game that was unfolding, Romney decided to play along, climbing out of his window seat with a smile and giving the fruit a roll down the aisle to the cheers of the press.

After one last return shot from the press, Rubio picked up the orange and sitting backward in the seat pretended to throw the fruit across the plane, to the laughter and cheers of the press.

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