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(Video) In his own words: Marco Rubio on privatizing Social Security

Remember when I told you this? Well, here’s Marco Rubio saying in January that we should let people invest part of their Social Security in the stock market, even if they wind up losing their money. Major find by the … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio in January: Privatize Social Security even if people lose savings in stock market

The Miami Herald unearths an interview from January of this year in which Marco Rubio not only reiterated his support for privatized Social Security, but also a pretty breathtaking attitude toward the potential for would-be retirees losing their money in … Continue reading

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In 2009, Rubio signed ‘pledge’ calling Social Security ‘generational theft’

With a hat tip to resident flip-flop historian Eric Jotkoff (one of the non-sliders in Florida Democrat-land) here’s another helpful Marco Rubio, “yes he does support privatizing Social Security” flashback (to go along with this one.) Last September, Rubio signed … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio’s Social Security privatization lie, and the email that proves him wrong

On Face the Nation on Sunday, U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio continued his sprint to the middle, soft-peddling his support for raising the Social Security retirement age to 70 (he said he favored keeping Social Security just as it is, … Continue reading

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Florida round-up: Gore headed to Florida, but no M.O.? Gay adoptions OK’d; Sink hits Scott on Social Security **UPDATED**

Michelle Obama will hit the campaign trail for Democrats soon and very soon, and her schedule should tell you something about where Democrats feel their best prospects are in November: Beginning in mid-October, the First Lady will campaign in Wisconsin … Continue reading

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