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39 min ago | Politico

Rubio: End immigration deferral program

Sen. Marco Rubio , a key figure in immigration reform, said Thursday that an Obama administration program that stops deportations of young undocumented immigrants should eventually end.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Illegal Immigration, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Senator Ted Cruz

3 hrs ago | McClatchy

Florida Sen. Rubio cites case of jailed opposition leader in latest...

López's wife made a public plea to U.S. and international leaders this week , saying her husband had been jailed on trumped-up charges by what she called the weak and frightened regime of President Nicolas Maduro.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, South America, World News, Venezuela,

5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

A few Republicans (but just a few) want to look (but only look) like they care about poor people

Sen. Marco Rubio is another member of the Republican "I care about poverty, honest! Please ignore my policy votes" caucus.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Mike Pence, US Governors, John Kasich

7 hrs ago | Hot Air

Uncommon courage: Jeb Bush finally weighs in on the border crisis

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, long a vocal Republican proponent of reforming the nation's immigration system, has been oddly silent while an immigration crisis erupted on America's southern border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Jeb Bush, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Florida, Florida Government

11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Q-Poll of 2016 Prez Race in Florida: Jeb, Marco Lead GOP Field, But Hillary Tops Them All

Even though President Barack Obama remains stuck in a swamp in Florida, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton dominates the 2016 presidential landscape, sweeping the Democratic field and topping former Gov. Jeb Bush and other possible Republican contenders by margins of 7 to 21 percentage points, according to a Quinnipiac University poll ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Florida, Florida Government, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

15 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Rubio, Ryan and Paul Looking to Expand Republican Base

Marco Rubio and Paul Ryan , two U.S. lawmakers eyeing presidential bids, are trying to reset the Republican message on income inequality , something other party members in Washington have struggled to do.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Tax, African-American

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Wall Street Journal

GOP 2016 Hopefuls Stake Out Anti-Poverty Positions

Three prominent Republicans, each considering a run for the White House in 2016, are spelling out economic "opportunity" messages this week aimed at developing a new anti-poverty platform for conservatives.

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Related Topix: US News, Tax, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul

Breitbart.com

Romney Omits Cruz, Perry, Rand from Presidential List

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney may have snubbed Sen. Ted Cruz , Sen. Rand Paul , and Texas Gov. Rick Perry in an interview on Wednesday's "Sean Hannity Show."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Mitt Romney, Senator Ted Cruz, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

Reuters

U.S. Republican lawmakers seek greater say on Iran nuclear deal

U.S. Republican lawmakers introduced legislation on Wednesday that would force President Barack Obama to submit quickly to Congress any comprehensive nuclear agreement with Iran and give lawmakers the chance to reject the deal and reimpose sanctions.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, Senator James Risch, Barack Obama, Bob Corker

The Washington Post

In the Loop: Rubio isna t saying Clintona s old, but ...

Lest there be any doubt that Sen. Marco Rubio A is training for his presidential run , he teased a preview this week of a matchup against Hillary Clinton .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Hillary Clinton

Silicon Alley Insider

'I Will Be Attacked as a Hater': Marco Rubio Explains Why He's Still Against Gay Marriage

Senator Marco Rubio , who is looking at running for president in 2016, gave a major speech on Wednesday outlining why he still holds fast to his socially conservative stance on same-sex marriage.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Gay/Lesbian, Barack Obama, Democrat, Senator Mark Kirk, Susan Collins

The Hill

Rubio enters values debate

Sen. Marco Rubio said Wednesday that traditional American values are increasingly eroding in a speech that defended his opposition to same-sex marriage.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Republican, The Catholic University of America

The Wichita Eagle

Rubio: Same-sex marriage foes face 'intolerance'

In remarks he said were likely to get him attacked as a bigot, the Florida Republican also complained to the audience at Catholic University about liberals who defend abortion rights for women but not protections for "the unborn."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Gay/Lesbian

Politico

Senate Dems pressure GOP on Israel

Democrats are daring Republicans to oppose a border bill that includes aid to Israel during its increasingly heated conflict with Hamas.

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Related Topix: US News, World News, Strategic Defense Initiative, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

News Max

Marco Rubio: States Should Determine Gay Marriage Laws

Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio hasn't changed his stance on same-sex marriage, despite a judge's decision last week to overthrow the state's ban.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Florida, Gay/Lesbian, Florida Government

MarketWatch

Darrell Delamaide's Political Capital: The unknown knowns mark the 2016 presidential contest

Washington pundits are sounding off like crazy about the 2016 presidential election, even though it's more than two years away.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Al Gore, Senator Elizabeth Warren

The Washington Post

Obamacare Future Clouded by Opposing Rulings as Debate Revived

President Barack Obama's signature initiative and the cost of health coverage for millions of Americans were cast into doubt after two federal appeals courts issued opposite verdicts on whether the government can subsidize policies through federally run insurance exchanges.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Healthcare Law, Law, US Senate, Republican, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, Business News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

US News & World Report

Marco Rubio Goes Whole Hog for Joni Ernst in Iowa

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio donated nearly a quarter of a million dollars to U.S. Senate hopeful Joni Ernst during the final stretch of her contested Iowa primary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, US Senate, Paul Ryan, Senator Rand Paul

The Washington Post

Ryan to propose new anti-poverty plan

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan will shift this week from his years-long focus on cutting federal spending to a new anti-poverty proposal that seeks to overhaul the safety net but also leaves in place existing levels of funding.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Senate, Healthcare Law, Law, Chris Van Hollen, Democrat

Breitbart.com

Rand Paul Rips Obama As Immigration Becomes Major 2016 Issue

President Barack Obama's executive amnesty for illegal aliens via the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and other executive orders is a "magnet" for illegal immigration, Sen. Rand Paul told Breitbart News on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Illegal Immigration, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan

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