Friday, May 29th, 2015

Marco Rubio's file

Rubio

Republican from Florida

Marco Rubio, a U.S. senator from Florida, is a candidate for president of the United States in 2016. He was elected in 2010 and took office Jan. 5, 2011. Rubio served in the Florida House of Representatives from 2000 to 2008 and is a former Speaker of the Florida House. He served on the West Miami City Commission from 1998 to 2000. He is from Miami and holds a law degree from the University of Miami.

Rubio's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Rubio's statements for that ruling.

  • True15 (%)(15)
  • Mostly True22 (%)(22)
  • Half True18 (%)(18)
  • Mostly False21 (%)(21)
  • False13 (%)(13)
  • Pants on Fire2 (%)(2)

Marco Rubio's website

Recent statements involving Marco Rubio

Recent stories featuring Marco Rubio

Mailbag: 'Jebio' edition

We take a look at recent reader comments and complaints about our coverage of the two leading presidential candidates from Florida, Republicans Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush.
 

Mailbag: 'Jebio' edition

We take a look at recent reader comments and complaints about our coverage of the two leading presidential candidates from Florida, Republicans Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush.

Video: Review of fact checks on Scott Walker, other presidential contenders

A look at some recent fact checks.

Fact-checking claims about same-sex marriage

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments about same-sex marriage bans. PolitiFact has fact-checked multiple claims related to the topic.

Iranian missiles and the eastern U.S.: How big a threat?

Marco Rubio recently said, "Iran is developing long-range rockets that will at some point in less than a decade be capable of reaching the east coast of the United States." We asked experts what they thought.