Rubio Relying on Super PAC to Attack Trump in Do-or-Die FLMarco Rubio is taking a page out of Jeb Bush's playbook— letting his allied super PAC fight the advertising battle ahead of a must-win primary in his home state. After disappointing primary losses Tuesday, Rubio's campaign hasn't spent a single dollar on radio or television advertising in Florida, according to data from Kantar Media's Campaign Media Analysis Group.
Campaign Donors Having Second Thoughts About Marco RubioJust when Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio needs them the most, big-dollar contributors from the party's wealthy main stream are having second thoughts about his future in the 2016 race.
Viewer's Guide: GOP Debate About Trump vs. Everyone ElseLove him or loathe him, Trump has taught the poohbahs of the Republican Party what a power grab really is — and he's done it by winning over large swaths of the GOP's own core supporters far from Washington.
The Best the 2016 Candidates Can Hope for on Super TuesdayVoters in the four states to hold 2016 presidential primaries and caucuses thus far have handed out just a fraction of the delegates it takes to win the Democratic and Republican nominations. But when a dozen states vote on March 1, nearly half the delegates needed to win the GOP nod and more than one-third required to take the mantle of the Democratic Party are at stake.
In Florida, Trump Looms as Cloud in Rubio's Sunshine StateRubio is counting on Florida to reshape the Republican contest that Trump has dominated by winning three of the first four states to vote. A loss in Florida on March 15 could doom Rubio's chances, his campaign acknowledges.
The Latest: Rubio Renews Trump Attacks After Wild DebateThe Florida senator repeatedly called the billionaire business "a con artist" during a round of Friday morning television interviews. Rubio also questioned Trump's business background, attacked his preparedness to lead the nation, and charged that Trump has been "sticking it to the little guy" for decades.
Trump Repeats Dubious Posts, Says 'It Was Just a Retweet'Donald Trump has repeated inaccurate and racially charged crime statistics, reposted pledges of support from white supremacists and retweeted dubious questions about the citizenship of his presidential rivals to an online following of more than 6 million people on Twitter alone.
Donald Trump Moving In On Bush, Rubio Turf in FloridaFloridians know two of the Republicans presidential candidates very well: Jeb Bush led the state as a two-term governor and Marco Rubio has been a senator since 2011.
Rubio Rips Florida State, Wants Tom Brady Suspended 16 GamesSen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., might not be getting any votes from Florida State University students and alums anytime soon.
Florida Presidential Primary To Be Winner-Take-AllEither Sen. Marco Rubio or former Gov. Jeb Bush most likely will be the benefactor of the state Republican Party's decision to make the Florida primary a winner-take-all contest.
Rubio Presidential Run Will Begin Scramble To Fill His SeatIf Marco Rubio announces that he is running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, Florida's CFO and a Democratic congressman will become the leading candidates to replace him.
Fla. Gov. Taps Former Legislator As Running Mate Florida Gov. Rick Scott, already in a potentially tough fight for re-election, on Tuesday made history when he appointed the first Hispanic to the position of lieutenant governor.