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Rubio's Risk

Andy544 Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 1:02 PM
For one brief, shining moment (a year or so back), I thought that Rubio, a "Conservative Republican"(the offspring of Cuban emigres who knew, 1st hand, what it's like to deal with a Totalitarian regime), might be of a 'different cloth' than the RINO Republicans who are running Washington DC. This week, when Rubio stood next to McAmnesty, Graham, Flake and Shumer, I realized that was a total ILLUSION...
loadstar Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 8:52 PM
Gotta' agree pretty much...Rubio dreams of being president...the conventional wisdom says that you NOW have to be a Dubya-ilk RINO who sucks up to Hispanics to get there.

A friend of mine, Republican consultant Matt Mackowiak, tweeted on Tuesday night that if immigration reform goes through Congress this year "it will almost solely be due to" Florida Senator Marco Rubio.

To which I replied: "you break it, you buy it."

There are two different conservative narratives about Rubio's dalliance with John McAmnesty and the other bi-partisan group of senators on board with his plan. The first is the glowing words coming from Sean Hannity, Mark Levin, and now Rush Limbaugh. Just one day after Limbaugh made national news by trashing Rubio's plan, he praised the senator effusively...