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Friday Fun: Marco Rubio Wins CPAC Chicago VP Straw Poll

NATIVE BORN: A person born in the United States to parents who are not citizens prior to their birth or maybe only one parent is a citizen. NATURALIZED: A foreign born person who immigrated here and became a citizen..like my mother. (I am an NBC, she was a citizen prior to my birth and married a citizen.) NATURAL BORN CITIZEN: The offspring of TWO CITIZEN PARENTS. April 2009..Sen Leahy Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee and frm Federal Judge and then Sec. of Dept of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff discussed the issue when Mc CAin was being vetted by the Senate. Leahy asked Chertoff what he though NBC meant, Chertoff replied "It is my understanding" that it means TWO CITIZEN PARENTS offspring. (Not a kid born prior to...
MacQ - Texas Wrote: Jun 09, 2012 10:14 AM
Nonsense. These definittions do not appear in the constitution. Born in America=Citizen. period.
Tea Party in Wisconsin formerlyTea Party Wrote: Jun 09, 2012 9:00 AM
naturalization.) Leahy concurred, put same on his own Senate website. You want Rubio THEN AMEND THE CONSTITUTION.

And the results are in.

If a gathering of conservatives near Chicago had their way, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio would be Mitt Romney’s running mate.

Rubio won the vice presidential straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Rosemont, Illinois, Friday evening.

The first-term Republican senator won with 30% of the vote. Trailing him were New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at 14%, House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan at 9%, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul at 8%, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal at 7% and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum with 5%. Rubio did not attend the gathering. Four...