Tag: Marco Rubio

Rubio Won’t Support GOP Tax Bill Unless It Expands Child Tax Credit

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) could complicate things for the Republicans as they try to pass their tax overhaul, having told reporters on Thursday he won’t support the legislation unless it increases the refundable portion of the child tax credit. Senate and House Republicans say they have reached an agreement on a tax bill, which lowers…

Watch Donald Trump Water Bottle Moment VIDEO

President Donald Trump had his own water bottle moment, having mocked his former Republican rival Marco Rubio for his need to take a drink during speeches. Mr Trump, fresh from his marathon trip to Asia, paused during his address to the nation to take a swig of water — twice. Offering a blow-by-blow account of…

Rex Tillerson Asks Russia To Rethink Alliance With Bashar Al-Assad

Speaking to reporters a week before his scheduled trip to Moscow, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday there is “no doubt in our mind” that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government is behind a chemical attack that killed dozens of Syrians on Tuesday, and “it’s time that the Russians really need to think carefully about…

Trump Wants ‘Jail Time’ For Snoop Dogg After Video

Even after Trump himself suggested 2nd Amendment (the right to bear arms) to stop Hillary Clinton picking judges, Early Wednesday he speculated that Snoop Dogg would face jail time if the rapper shot a clown dressed as former President Obama in a video instead of one dressed as Trump. “Can you imagine what the outcry…

Report: ‘No Evidence Whatsoever’ Obama Wiretapped Trump

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Friday that he has “not seen any evidence whatsoever” to support President Trump’s claim that he was wiretapped by the Obama administration during the 2016 campaign. “I think when [White House Press Secretary] Sean Spicer isn’t even willing to talk about it, you know there’s a…

Marco Rubio: He’ll Support Rex Tillerson’s Nomination For Sec. Of State

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida says he’ll support Rex Tillerson’s nomination for secretary of state. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is expected this afternoon to vote on President Donald Trump’s nominee. Rubio had clashed with Tillerson at a committee hearing earlier this month after the ExxonMobil CEO refused to label Russian President Vladimir Putin…

James Mattis, Ben Carson, Mike Pompeo Senate Hearings – WATCH LIVE

President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet hearings continue Thursday with secretary of defense nominee James Mattis, secretary of housing and urban development nominee Ben Carson, and CIA director nominee Mike Pompeo. WATCH LIVE SENATE QUESTIONS TRUMP’S PICKS CIA CHIEF, SECRETARY OF DEFENSE & SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT < ----- While Rep. Pompeo (R-Kan.), a member…

Marco Rubio Wins Senate Re-Election

Florida Senator Marco Rubio has won his re-election race, defeating Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy. Rubio previously pledged not to run for Congress, saying he was devoting all his efforts to his presidential bid, which ended in a stunning defeat to GOP nominee Donald Trump. He reversed his stance in June after dropping out from the…

Rubio: This Election Is Not Being Rigged [VIDEO]

Sen. Marco Rubio dismissed Donald Trump’s claims of an unfair election, even as the Republican presidential nominee doubled down on his allegations. Speaking at the Florida Senate debate Monday night, the onetime Trump rival said “This election is not being rigged.” Facing off against Rep. Patrick Murphy at the University of Central Florida in Orlando,…

Rubio, DWS Win In Florida [VIDEO]

Marco Rubio won the Republican primary on Tuesday night. He easily defeated businessman Carlos Beruff, who marketed himself as a kind of mini-Donald Trump. He will face Democratic Rep. Patrick Murphy who dispatched the embattled Alan Grayson. Despite voter unrest with politics as usual, establishment favorite Debbie Wasserman Schultz easily dispatched Bernie-backed law professor Tim…

Marco Rubio Running For Senate Re-Election [VIDEO]

Multiple sources report Sen. Marco Rubio will announce his re-election bid Wednesday. The move would be a reversal of a pledge he made a year ago, when he decided to run for president or return to his once-private life. Rumors have swirled in recent weeks of his plans to re-enter the Senate race. A source…

Watch The Last GOP Debate Before Florida Vote – Live Stream Tonight

Presidential candidates Donald Trump, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Ohio Gov. John Kasich will debate. The four will participate in a Republican debate hosted by CNN, Salem Media Group, The Washington Times and the Republican National Committee. Click Here To Watch The CNN’s GOP Debate Live Stream Tonight When and where…

Florida Poll: Donald Trump Leads Marco Rubio [VIDEO]

Trump has the support of 38% of Florida’s likely GOP primary voters, compared to 30% who back Rubio, 17% for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and 10% for Ohio Gov. John Kasich. The snapshot of Florida comes before the state’s crucial 99-delegate, winner-take-all primary set for March 15. It’s a must-win for Rubio, who has fallen…

FULL Fox News GOP Debate 11th GOP Debate [VIDEO]

The four remaining Republican presidential candidates — Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and John Kasich — met for their 11th debate on Thursday night in the Motor City, five days before the Michigan primary. Here are all of the highlights: On foreign affairs At one point, Senator Marco Rubio (Florida) went after Trump, accusing…

Watch GOP Debate Live Stream Tonight Starts At 9PM ET

The GOP presidential candidates will gather for the 11th debate which will begin at 9:00 p.m. ET and will be moderated by Bret Baier, Megyn Kelly, and Chris Wallace, in Detroit, Michigan Click HERE To Watch The FOX News GOP Debate Live Stream < ----- Here’s all you need to know about the debate When:…

Trump & Clinton Win Big on Super Tuesday

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton rolled up a series of wins on Tuesday, as the two presidential front-runners took a step toward capturing their parties’ nominations on the 2016 campaign’s biggest day of state-by-state primary contests. Trump and Clinton turned their sights on each other after their Super Tuesday wins, with Trump promising…

Voters Head To Super Tuesday Polls [VIDEO]

Voters from Vermont to Colorado, Alaska to American Samoa and a host of states in between were heading to polling places and caucus sites on the busiest day of the 2016 primaries. The contests come at a turbulent moment for Republicans as they grapple with the prospect of Trump becoming the party’s nominee. Rivals Marco…

Trump: “Rubio is a Choke Artist, Cruz is a Liar” [VIDEO]

Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz double teamed Donald Trump last night in yet another GOP Debate on CNN. This edition of GOP Smackdown feature a rapid fire attack by Rubio accusing Trump of repeating himself, and Cruz hitting him from the other side. Trump as usual hit back hard, pointing at one and then the…

GOP Nevada Caucuses Live Today Republicans

Today is voting day for Republicans in Nevada. Donald Trump will face his rivals in Nevada’s Republican caucuses this Tuesday after his own S.C. victory over the weekend. The Nevada GOP offers 30 delegates. You can watch the LIVE STREAM HERE Ivanka Trump shows how to caucus for his dad Donald Trump.

Mitt Romney to Endorse Marco Rubio

Mitt Romney is expected to endorse Marco Rubio, according to a report from The Huffington Post. Romney allegedly was interested in endorsing Rubio for a while but was holding out due to respect for Jeb Bush. He may end up endorsing Rubio before the Nevada caucus on Tuesday now that Bush is out of the…

Trump Town Hall Event Tonight & Tomorrow With Anderson Cooper

CNN appointed Anderson Cooper to moderate two primetime GOP town halls in South Carolina starring all six remaining candidates. Sen. Ted Cruz (Texas), Sen. Marco Rubio (Fla.) and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson are scheduled for Wednesday, with Trump, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Ohio Gov. John Kasich set to appear Thursday at 8 p.m.…

GOP Debate – Nothing Changes Trump Still #1 [VIDEO]

You can watch the DEBATE LIVE STREAM HERE. CNN has released the lineup of the nine GOP candidates who will appear in the final Republican primary debate of 2015. Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush, John Kasich, Carly Fiorina, Rand Paul, and Chris Christie will all stand on the prime-time stage…

Will Ferrell Is Back On ‘SNL’ As George W Bush To Mock GOPers [VIDEO]

Will Ferrell does George W. Bush once again for Saturday Night Live to mock the current crop of Republican presidential candidates and announce that “Bush” is running for president again. This is an important day. I’ve made a big decision. I’m entering the race for the President of the United States of America,” Ferrell said…

Ben Carson Plummets in National Poll [VIDEO]

Ben Carson slid to a third-place tie in a Quinnipiac poll released Wednesday, after pulling to a virtual tie with Donald Trump last month. Among national Republican voters, Sen. Marco Rubio moved into second place with 17 percent, and Sen. Ted Cruz tied Carson at 16 percent. Trump maintained his lead, moving up 3 percentage…

Trump On Top, Carson Slips, Cruz And Rubio Rise In New Poll [VIDEO]

GOP front-runner Donald Trump widens his lead in the nomination race, while Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz threaten to overtake Ben Carson for the number two spot. Those four once again constitute the top tier in the latest Fox News national poll on the 2016 election. In addition, Rubio joins Carson as the only candidates…

Rubio TV Ad: Paris Attacks ‘Could Happen Here’ [VIDEO]

Marco Rubio’s first national television ad warned us that the deadly Paris terror attacks—which killed more than 130 people 10 days ago—could be coming to the United States. “What happened in Paris could happen here,” the Florida Senator warns over a quiet but tense piano score. “There is no middle ground.” The conflict, Rubio declares,…

MSNBC Makes Three Separate Errors In One Graphic

MSNBC aired a graphic during All In w/ Chris Hayes showing the results of a recent Quinnipiac poll that was kind of worng. 1.The bar representing Donald Trump‘s polling numbers has Ben Carson‘s head next to it. 2.Meanwhile, Carson’s numbers are represented with Trump’s head. 3.While Ted Cruz‘s polling numbers are accurately represented with Cruz’s…

Trevor Noah Mocks Ben Carson-Kanye West [VIDEO]

Daily Show new host Trevor Noah took on what he called the latest political “panderdemic” on Tuesday, saying that neither Ben Carson nor rapper Kanye West know who they’re trying to win over by gushing over one another. “Kanye, man, do your research — you can’t just look for the black guy,” Noah said. “You’re…