Saturday, March 28th, 2015

Marco Rubio's file

Rubio

Republican from Florida

Marco Rubio is a U.S. senator from Florida. 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.

  • True14 (%)(14)
  • Mostly True20 (%)(20)
  • Half True17 (%)(17)
  • Mostly False21 (%)(21)
  • False10 (%)(10)
  • Pants on Fire2 (%)(2)

Marco Rubio's website

Recent statements involving Marco Rubio

Recent stories featuring Marco Rubio

PolitiFact Florida’s 5 top fact-checks in February

Claims by Alcee Hastings, Marco Rubio were among our most popular.

 

Rick Scott's 2015 State of the State speech annotated

Fact-checking claims about Iran

At the forefront of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Congress is the fact that he and President Barack Obama don’t see eye-to-eye on Iran. Here are some of our latest checks on Iran-related claims.

Fact-checking claims about Cuba

New rules about normalizing U.S.-Cuba relations set off political claims from Sen. Marco Rubio, U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart and others.

Fact-checking U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio's book 'American Dreams'

The senator from Florida (and a potential 2016er) has a new book out. We fact-checked three statements from it about welfare, education and government regulation.

 

Help fund PolitiFact’s Kickstarter to live fact-check the 2015 State of the Union and GOP response. 

Fact-checking South Florida politicians in 2014

PolitiFact Florida fact-checked claims by and about politicians from Miami-Dade and Broward counties on topics including immigration, Obamacare and climate change.

 

Tracking St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman's campaign promises on the Krise-O-Meter

• ​Immigration fact-checking in 2014