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Florida Congressman Takes Mosquitoes to House Floor in Call for Zika Action
Florida Rep. David Jolly wants Congress to approve funding to fight the Zika virus , and to show his commitment, he took a jar of mosquitoes onto the House floor today to get lawmakers buzzing into action. "I rise with about 100 mosquitoes straight from Florida," he said, holding up a clear jar of
5 Things That Ultimately Doomed Marco Rubio's Presidential Campaign
Marco Rubio was once the dubbed "The Republican Savior," but on Tuesday he suspended his campaign after a devastating loss in his home state of Florida. What went wrong? The son of a bartender and a maid -- both Cuban immigrants -- Rubio was young, charismatic, a great speaker with a compelling
The Note: Primary Primer
NOTABLES --5 STORYLINES TO WATCH TONIGHT: Republicans will vote today in the Idaho, Michigan and Mississippi primaries and the Hawaii Republican caucuses. Democrats in Michigan and Mississippi are also holding their primaries. In total, 205 delegates are at stake for the two Democratic candidates.
For Marco Rubio, Is It Too Late to Be the Underdog?
While teaching at Florida International University in 2011, Marco Rubio told his students there were two ways a candidate could be successful: He or she had to be a self-funder or the candidate needed to be “a sensation, a symbol larger than themselves.” In his Senate race, Rubio was, indeed, a
‘This Week’ Transcript: Donald Trump and Sen. Marco Rubio
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR “THIS WEEK” ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2015 (BEGIN VIDETOAPE) ANNOUNCER (voice-over): Starting right now on ABC, THIS WEEK, Trump under fire. The GOP front-runner taking heat for what he didn't say. The bombastic billionaire is here, revealing why he's not backing down. Plus:
The Summer of Donald Trump: The Biggest Winners and Losers
Since the dramatic escalator ride that marked Donald Trump ’s official entrance into the 2016 presidential contest in June, the real estate mogul has broken just about every strategy in the campaign rule book and defied political logic on his way to dominate both the conversation and the polls in
Meet Marco Rubio: Everything You Need to Know (And Probably Didn’t Know) About the Prospective 2016 Presidential Candidate
Name : Marco Antonio Rubio Party : Republican What he does now : Rubio, 43, is the junior Senator from Florida . He currently serves on the Senate Intelligence, Foreign Relations, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, and Commerce and Science & Transportation committees. What he used to do : Before
ABC's George Stephanopoulos To Interview Marco Rubio On Monday (EXCLUSIVE)
Republican Sen. Marco Rubio will sit down for an exclusive interview with ABC News’ Chief Anchor and "This Week" host, George Stephanopoulos, on Monday -- just a few hours before the Florida senator will announce whether he will run for president in 2016. The interview will take place in Miami.
Shutdown Countdown at DHS (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES THE CLOCK IS TICKING but so far there doesn’t seem to be a clear plan to send President Obama a bill before a lapse in funding occurs at the Department of Homeland Security, ABC’s JOHN PARKINSON and ARLETTE SAENZ report. Senate...
EXCLUSIVE: Read the Secret Emails of the Men Who May Run Hillary Clinton's Campaign
For the past five years, a prominent Democratic operative who is a leading contender to manage a Hillary Clinton presidential campaign has maintained a private email listserv for friends and associates that carries a provocative name: the “Mook Mafia.” The listserv, which one member said reaches