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Rubio's Strong, Accessible Rebuttal

None1257 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 12:00 PM
What percentage of the voters who listened to both of them, liked the Rubio speech, more than the Obama speech?

Responding to a presidential State of the Union speech is often a thankless task. Following the president's act, which oozes prestige and historic significance, almost always makes the next guy seem small and trivial by comparison. As it goes, the designated member of the opposition party is typically holed up in a room somewhere with little more than a camera, some lights and a teleprompter.  The rejoinder he or she offers is almost always instantly forgotten; when it's not, it's usually for the wrong reasons.  Sen. Marco Rubio broke the mold last night.  He delivered a substantive, relatable and...