Posts tagged "Marco Rubio"

Marco Rubio: Hero or Villain?

Marco Rubio: Hero or Villain?
The U.S. Senate passed immigration reform legislation Thursday afternoon in a 68 to 32 vote. It was mostly a bipartisan effort and one of the leaders of “The Gang of Eight” senators who drafted the legislation was Marco Rubio, a Republican from Florida. He is either a hero or a villain for most who have... Read more »

Proposed immigration legislation criticized

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Marco Rubio can't save the Republican Party

Marco Rubio can't save the Republican Party
Marco Rubio is everywhere lately. The Florida senator was recently on the cover of Time magazine with the headline, “The Republican Savior.” An ABC headline described Rubio as a “Latino symbol for the GOP.” On Tuesday night, Rubio gave the Republican response to President Obama’s State of the Union address. Republicans are using Rubio in... Read more »
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Rubio, Romney talk "American Dream" at Republican convention

Rubio, Romney talk "American Dream" at Republican convention
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio made a compelling and dramatic speech about the American Dream at the Republican National Convention Thursday night. He even referenced Mitt Romney’s father, who was born in Mexico. But how can Republicans talk about the American Dream when our country’s immigration policies don’t give most Mexicans and many other immigrants a... Read more »

Latino Republicans make gains but Democrats don't need to panic...yet

The mid-term results may have been bad for many Democrats but across the country Latino candidates came out winners. Interestingly, several of them were Republican. Gov-elect Susana Martinez of New Mexico In New Mexico, Republican Susana Martinez was elected governor making her the first Latina governor in the United States. Martinez, 50, is a district... Read more »