October 24, 2011 If it's hard for you to keep track of the details in Sen. Marco Rubio's story about how his parents fled Fidel Castro's Cuba in the 1950s, you're not alone. Apparently, the Republican senator from Florida has the same problem. And as NPR's David Welna reported on All Things Considered Monday the story is only getting more confusing.
October 21, 2011 Florida senator and potential '12 veep pick Marco Rubio fought back Friday against charges he had falsely portrayed his parents as exiles from Castro's Cuba. To suggest he changed his story for political gain is "outrageous," Rubio said.
August 24, 2011 The election of 2012 is now less than 15 months away, and it is clear that elements of the Republican Party have not locked in on a candidate. But it is worth remembering that in the late 1970s, as the GOP sought just the right opponent for incumbent Jimmy Carter, plenty of party people were not satisfied with a field that included Ronald Reagan.