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Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

Senator (1st term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: West Miami City Commission, 1998-00; Fla. House, 2000-2008; sought Republican nomination for president, 2016
Born: May 28, 1971; Miami, Fla.
Residence: West Miami
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Jeanette Rubio; four children
Education: Tarkio College, attended 1989-90; Santa Fe Community College, attended 1990-91; U. of Florida, B.S. 1993; U. of Miami, J.D. 1996
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Operations, Safety & Security; Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries & Coast Guard - Chairman; Space, Science & Competitiveness); Foreign Relations (Africa and Global Health Policy; East Asia; Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism; Western Hemisphere - Chairman); Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Select Intelligence
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Leans Republican
House Seniority: 32nd ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 1,738,145 followers
State Clout: Florida is 2nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2010 Election Results

Candidate

Marco Rubio (R)
Charlie Crist (I)
Kendrick Meek (D)
Alexander Snitker (LIBERT)
Sue Askeland (NPA)
Rick Tyler (NPA)
Bernie DeCastro (CNSTP)
Lewis Armstrong (NPA)
Bobbie Bean (NPA)
Bruce Riggs (NPA)
Piotr Blass (WRI)
Richard Lock (WRI)
Belinda Quarterman-Noah (WRI)
George Drake (WRI)
Robert Monroe (WRI)
Howard Knepper (WRI)
Carol Ann LaRosa (WRI)

Votes

2,645,743
1,607,549
1,092,936
24,850
15,340
7,397
4,792
4,443
4,301
3,647
47
18
18
13
6
4
2

%

48.9%
29.7%
20.2%
0.5%
0.3%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%