In an interview with The Hill newspaper the freshman senator said he relies on his wife, Jeanette, to keep him fashion-forward.
“I depend on my wife to match things,” Rubio said, then pointed to his red necktie.
“Like this blue tie I have on, for example,” he joked to a reporter.
Over 10 million men in the United States who have “color-blindness” cannot tell the difference between red from green or see the two colors completely differently from the rest of the population, according to the Hughes Medical Institute. A much smaller amount of women—only about 0.4 percent—are affected by the visual impairment.