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For glum Republicans: ´Watch
party´ for Rubio´s rebuttal
to the State of the Union

Washington Times, by Jennifer Harper

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/11/2013 9:09:56 PM

This trend could multiply among Republicans who have White House fatigue. There are enough of them out there. A cheerful Florida official has organized a public "watch party" for Sen. Marco Rubio´s official Republican response to President Obama´s State of the Union address, to be delivered Tuesday night following the president´s speech. It´s Mr. Rubio the audience is pining to see, particularly that unprecedented moment when he delivers the GOP rebuttal in English and Spanish. Miami-Dade Commission Chairwoman Rebeca Sosa will host the event at a community center in Miami

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I have always been a huge fan of Marco Rubio. However, his involvement with the Democrats and immigration is making me nervous because we all know how Democrats play the game. I also do not think it is necessary to deliver his rebuttal in Spanish. It´s just one more reason why they don´t need to bother to learn the language of our country.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: tomanderson61, 2/11/2013 9:14:45 PM     (No. 9171114)

I liked Rubio, UNTIL the day after election, when he said we lost the election because we "didn´t reach out to minorities".

Screw him and screw that attitude. What does "reaching out" mean? I will tell you, amnesty.

Let illegals stay in the country, and Rubio can blab all he wants about "closing the border" and all the other talk, which is all BS. He´s a "latino" first. And that does nothing for this "bitter old white guy" right here, who happens to be an American first, a white guy second.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bob913, 2/11/2013 9:15:40 PM     (No. 9171116)

All I can do is watch as Marco Rubio will be speaking Spanish!!!

I don´t speak Spanish!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 2/11/2013 9:37:40 PM     (No. 9171135)

Rubio is not my cup of tea. The MSM, aka democrat party, is pushing Rubio down our throats like they did McCain.

Well spoken empty suit in my opinion. I was right about McCain, by the way, and I was right about Zero, the communist infiltrator. So were lots of us but the "go along to get along" crowd don´t listen... and never will.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/11/2013 9:57:30 PM     (No. 9171166)

He voted to confirm now SOS John Kerry. I wish him well tomorrow night but I doubt it will do little more than the GOP usually does on SOTU rebuttals. Senator Cruz unleashed would have been dynamite.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: CleanhouseinDc, 2/11/2013 10:41:14 PM     (No. 9171204)

I don´t believe any of them any more.

I won´t be watching.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 2/11/2013 10:55:55 PM     (No. 9171217)

My expectations regarding Rubio are very low. He seems like an up and coming `aisle crosser`.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/11/2013 10:58:11 PM     (No. 9171218)

The ´16 campaign hasn´t even begun but the wailing and lamentations of "not conservative enough" has.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/12/2013 3:43:55 AM     (No. 9171342)

Rubio´s immigration proposal has completely upstaged Obama on the issue. Unless you´ve heard his whole plan,you shouldn´t cast aspersions on it. I´ve heard it 3 or 4 times now and while I´m against rewarding law breakers on anything his plan isn´t near as generous or open as Obama´s and has reasonable steps in it.

we know the left is going to crucify and minority they consider a sellout and they call Rubio a coconut,brown on the outside and white on the inside but I think there´s a sizable chunk of hispanics willing to listen.

There´s a story at Daily caller which shows the growing disenchantment blacks have on Obama,coming from the unlikely source,the new black panthers who say blacks are worse off since Obama got elected.I´´ve also seen some blacks not happy about illegals being pushed ahead of them.

Blacks are beginning to see obama´s more interested in wall St.than doing anything for them.The money from the housing lawsuits have mostly gone to trial lawyers.
There´s an opportunity as remote as it seems to reach out to black people but it has to be done treating them as people,not a racial group. Blacks have more common sense than white liberals do.

Obama mentor,rev. wright is an example of a poisonous black leader. He warned blacks about going in the middle class because it meant they were accepting the white establishment.It´s better to be a perpetual victim than helping yourself.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: belwhatter, 2/12/2013 4:12:25 AM     (No. 9171353)

Does anyone know where Sen.Rand Paul will be giving the TEA Party response?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: olcap, 2/12/2013 5:23:25 AM     (No. 9171376)

Rubio is a RINO. And, for those who have trouble understanding concepts, he is a RINO because he is passionately doing something that harms America. That thing is called amnesty for illegal aliens who broke our laws to be in this country. They need to be out of this country, not invited to stay. We need to fine employers of illegal aliens, we need to imprison employers of illegal aliens, we need to do whatever it takes to stop jobs and benefits for illegal aliens in United States.

Rubio´s amnesty is not the answer to the ills of this country as far as illegal immigration goes. It is a Democrat thing and Rubio´s a Democrat light or, as we call his kind, RINO.

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