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Amid fanfare, Marco Rubio goes for low-key introduction to Washington
St Petersburg Times ^
| November 16, 2010
| Alex Leary
Posted on 11/15/2010 11:33:14 PM PST by BobP
WASHINGTON Marco Rubio stepped out of a meeting in the Capitol on Monday and an army of reporters rushed him, thrusting recorders in his face. He cracked up laughing, as if to say, Come on, I'm just the new guy from Florida.
But the new guy is, for now, one of the hottest things in national politics, a face of the Republican resurrection, the man who improbably toppled a popular governor to win a seat in the U.S. Senate.
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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: florida; marco; rubio
Rubio is going to be great for FL and the GOP.
On Monday, the Washington Compost listed Rubio as 10th on a list of Republicans with the best chance of winning the presidential nomination.
posted on 11/15/2010 11:33:19 PM PST
I just pray that he stays out of “closed door meetings with top Republicans.”
posted on 11/15/2010 11:35:19 PM PST
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Yep, they will latch on to him, especially McCain. Soon he will be saying, ‘my new best friend, Rubio’.
posted on 11/15/2010 11:45:49 PM PST
by presently no screen name
("Thus you nullify the word of God by your tradition that you have handed down.." Mark 7:13)
The Washington Compost can shove it. We season our candidates before putting them in the WH unlike the Rats.
Let’s see if Rubio can deliver first. Lets see where he is when immigration comes up.
posted on 11/15/2010 11:55:14 PM PST
by Lazlo in PA
(Now living in a newly minted Red State.)
We have a lot of praying to do for all who go to D.C. for the right reasons. And for the transformation of those who go for the wrong ones.
posted on 11/15/2010 11:59:36 PM PST
(May God confound the enemy)
To: presently no screen name
Yep, they will latch on to him, especially McCain. Soon he will be saying, my new best friend, Rubio.
The moment we hear that would have very much the same impact as this scene:
posted on 11/16/2010 4:45:06 AM PST
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