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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Rubio Is Running For Reelection After All… Against Donald Trump?

Marco Rubio spent months after dropping out of the presidential election failing to rebuke Donald Trump in any forceful way, but now plans to make Trump a central part of his campaign platform.

June 22, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Senator Marco Rubio laughs while speaking during the Heritage Action for America presidential candidate forum in Greenville, South Carolina on September 18, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Keane

Rubio Running For Senate Re-Election: Florida Lawmaker

“Marco is saying he’s getting in,” said Jolly, a fellow Republican who has been running to fill the seat.

June 17, 2016

Possible Mortgage Refinancing Plan Could Help Housing Market

The Obama administration knows that broad action to strengthen the housing market could both help homeowners and improve his chances of reelection. Even though Congress has resisted further stimulus programs, a refinancing program could have a large impact without necessarily requiring Congressional action. As The New York Times reports: One proposal would allow millions of […]

August 25, 2011

Obama Raises $86 Million For Reelection Campaign

Obama was always going to out-raise the Republicans, but that he has surpassed their combined total–by a factor of two–is somewhat staggering: Republicans, of course, have more corporate spending, especially on new groups where donations are unlimited and need not be disclosed, at their disposal. But if the president can raise this much now–with 98% […]

July 13, 2011