Marco Rubio

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Rubio faces Trump-like challenger in primary

Ben Kamisar, The Hill

Only one person stands in the way of Marco Rubio emerging from August's Senate primary victorious--and on paper, he looks a lot like Donald Trump. Millionaire Carlos Beruff has endorsed Trump, he's espoused some of the same controversial beliefs, they both have allies in Florida Gov. Rick Scott, and hasn’t been afraid to pour their millions into their bids.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: #NeverTrump prepares for its desperate last stand

Donald Trump’s speech last week effectively refuted all of #NeverTrump’s arguments, so it’s about time they gave in to the inevitable and joined others in supporting him. Plus, The dump Trump movement lacks the strength where it counts – votes; Why a European election matters in America, and, George Will leaves the Republican Party over abhorrence to Trump.

Did Rubio actually decide to run for re-election a month ago?

Jason Russell, Washington Examiner

Running for office is a long process, and a lot happens behind the scenes before a candidate decides to run for office, like lining up potential donors and campaign staff. Even if he was still undecided a month ago, it seems like he was at least thinking about it.

Trump Is Right: Hillary Puts Refugees Ahead Of Inner City Americans

Trump's comments about Hillary Clinton's plans to expand the refugee resettlement program are dead on. Nothing captures how the “iron triangle” of entrenched Washington insider interests uses its influence on Congress to raid the Treasury and betray the American people as does the refugee “resettlement” industry.

Marco Rubio leaning toward Senate bid

David M. Drucker, Washington Examiner

Perhaps telling, it's GOP operatives in Florida who are most convinced that Rubio is going to run. Rubio's team has been organizing and preparing to launch a 2016 Senate campaign for weeks, one veteran Florida Republican strategist said.

Donald Trump Should Thank Ted Cruz For This Speech

We think every American should read or hear this speech by Ted Cruz and Trump’s speech on Muslim terrorism from earlier this week. Their mutual understanding of how to fight and win the war Islam has declared on America and the West revives our faint hope that Trump and Cruz might find a way to work together in the campaign against Hillary Clinton.

Obama and Ryan Want to Fight You, Not Muslim Terrorists

Many have commented on the folly of the Obama "countering violent extremism" strategy. But there’s an even more sinister element to the refusal by Capitol Hill Republicans to use the power of the purse to correct this negligent and wasteful strategy: through its so-called community partners, the program actually ends up funding individuals and organizations that sympathize with and cover for the terrorists.

The Leftwing Media's Top Issues for 2016: Gun Control and Hiding the Truth About Islam

Gun control is the one political issue that conveniently brings together Islamists and Leftwing statists, like Hillary Clinton, because what they both want is more unarmed victims who are incapable of defending constitutional liberty and standing in the way of their totalitarian vision for the future.

The Trump Speech On Muslim Terrorism Every American Should Hear

If you are still on the fence about voting for Donald Trump I suggest you read his speech on the Orlando Islamist terror attack and then ask yourself, for all his foibles, who is more credible, focused and trustworthy on winning the war Islam has declared on America, Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?

Presidential Horse Race 2016: #NeverTrump completes the journey to Neverland

Even after the Orlando Islamic terrorist attack, the #NeverTrump movement is insisting on finding a new candidate. Plus, Instead of supporting Trump’s position, the establishment hits The Donald after Orlando; Marco Rubio’s continued denials concerning running for reelection means he’s closer than ever to saying “yes”, and, Trump points fingers at Obama, Hillary and political correctness in anti-terror speech.

Orlando Massacre: Muslim Kills Gays To Enforce Shariah In America

Omar Mateen’s attack on the Pulse nightclub during Gay Pride Week was a “twofer” for any observant Muslim; first, he was able to enforce Shariah by killing unbelievers who were homosexuals; second, he was able to follow Islamic State emir Abu Mohammed al-Adnani’s admonition to sow terror in the American heartland.