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Is Marco Rubio a creation of term limits?

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An interesting position from Governing‘s Josh Goodman: But, here’s something I feel as though I can say with a fair amount of confidence: Rubio would not have been speaker of the House in 2007 if it weren’t for term limits. He might not have been a state legislator at all. In Florida, House members only can serve 8 years before they have to leave office. Without that rule, it’s possible that the South Florida delegation would have been filled with politically…

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George LeMieux tells NRO: Charlie Crist will ‘Ultimately Be Fine’

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U.S. Sen. George LeMeiux tells NRO that his old boss, Charlie Crist will “ultimately be fine” in his Senate primary race against conservative challenger Marco Rubio. “He’s had his eye on governing and in recent weeks he’s really begun to campaign hard,” LeMieux says. “He’s showing differences between him and his competitor and that’s starting to help. This race is still to be determined. The people who like him will come home to him.” According to most polls, Rubio still…

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