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Marco Rubio Shakes Up Staff And
Stirs 2016 Presidential Rumors

Fox News Latino, by Staff

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 4/14/2014 9:24:33 PM

Marco Rubio is beefing up his political action committee, making significant high-level changes to it and his senatorial staff. The changes are intensifying speculation that Rubio – who many thought that former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney would pick to be his vice president in 2102 – is preparing the terrain for the 2016 presidential race. Publicly, Rubio, a Florida Republican, has said he has not yet decided whether to aim for the White House in two years, or whether he’ll seek re-election to the Senate. His announcement, on his website, suggested he might be looking at running in 2016, but stopped short of

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I was crazy about Rubio when he first entered the picture. Then he burned the Tea Party and conservatives when he veered to the left and teamed up with McCain, et al and the "Gang of Eight" on immigration. Time will only tell if he can gain back that trust that was shattered by that move. The border has to be closed and the laws now on the books enforced before there is any consideration on immigration.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LittleHoodedMonk, 4/14/2014 9:42:58 PM     (No. 9810891)

I totally agree with the OP. The problem with being a minority seeking higher political office is that there are few, if any role models to follow. We have seen this sadly with 0bama. Even as he continues to destroy our nation from within, many of his voter block have no desire to challenge their bad choice, like in doing so, rioting will start in the streets. Rubio has no real experience in running a corporation or state as a CEO, just suggesting legislation to fix existing problems. Any of US can do that.

Rubio´s bio seems to show that he has been grooming for political office, but in the very beginning, our Founding Fathers surely didn´t want people who had no grasp of their fellow man and the hardships of making a living wage for their family. What this leads to, as we have seen is being seduced by those who want to use HIS minority status to get votes for them (dRATS and RINOS), instead of cultivating him to succeed. Hense, his bad immigration stance which disqualifies him from my supporting him in the future.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lala, 4/14/2014 9:45:04 PM     (No. 9810894)

Not a fan. I don´t think he has the depth and maturity to lead the country in such perilous times. Better than Obama? Sure, but so is my cat.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 4/14/2014 9:48:35 PM     (No. 9810899)

I´m with OP and #1. Mr. Rubio is not to be trusted and I would not vote for him again.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tren9, 4/14/2014 10:19:07 PM     (No. 9810910)

I do like Rubio, but our nominee should be a person with experience as a Governor. Or a CEO of a major corporation.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dirtyjersey, 4/14/2014 10:26:14 PM     (No. 9810916)

After he betrayed us on immigration, no gracias.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: miceal, 4/14/2014 10:54:46 PM     (No. 9810932)

Going to say it again, he IS NOT a Natural Born American. Neither is Cruz or Jindal. But neither is Obama. Hopefully a True Conservative Natural Born American will run...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TXknitter, 4/14/2014 11:00:00 PM     (No. 9810941)

Rubio is a novice Senator. To think HE thinks he is ready for a Presidential run is a big red flag. He is listening to GOP strategists who are telling him his ethnicity trumps lack of experience and wisdom.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: killerbee, 4/14/2014 11:13:22 PM     (No. 9810949)

Rubio is naive and foolish. He´s allowed himself to become one of "Schumer´s Republicans" which means he sold his soul for nothing.

When called out on the awful immigration bill he was fronting, his staff insulted those from his party who opposed him, rather than actually debating the issue. These are major red flags. Of course, the media loves him as does the establishment.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: stablemoney, 4/14/2014 11:13:34 PM     (No. 9810950)

Better to just leave the office vacant. But nothing would get done -- exactly.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: oh-heck, 4/15/2014 12:16:37 AM     (No. 9810980)

The 2012 election proved that if you lie, have the 90+% of the press helping spread your propaganda, promise lots of goodies to the poor, unions and environmentalists, and have the means to create votes and prevent election reforms and challenges, you can win a Presidential election.

Their greatest feat was then to convince the GOP that they hadn´t done enough for Hispanics. They have played Rubio, the Chamber of Commerce, and the establishment GOP that the secret to winning elections is to pander. By October, the true pain of ObamaCare will be fully understood, and bigger tent/immigration reform/gun control will have receded as issues.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 4/15/2014 12:22:49 AM     (No. 9810985)

Do not forget Mario´s mentor. Will it be
Jeb/Marco or Marco/Jeb ? One and the same.



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Reply 12 - Posted by: enuf8, 4/15/2014 10:47:02 AM     (No. 9811428)

# 6 - Can´t put Cruz in that group-----His mother was/is a US Citizen with prerequisites and old enough to confer "NATURAL BORN" status, father was a political refugee unlike obama with his alleged mother being too young to bestow citizenship and his father being a British subject--then there is the Indonesian citizenship with NO records of being denounced. Cruz did say he would denounce Canadian citizenship.
Neither sets of parents for Rubio or Jingal were U.S. citizens when they were born....anchor babies.
If the need arises, I feel this subject will be well discussed. Besides, Rubio still has some explaining to do on funds used and not reimbursed until he got caught while Speaker in Florida.


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