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Big role casts light on Rubio



In a showcase role on his party’s biggest stage, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio will introduce Mitt Romney for his speech to accept the  nomination for president on the last night of the Republican National Convention. It is an introduction aimed at giving Romney a boost from a rising star in a must-win state, but it will almost certainly further enhance Rubio’s standing, too. Read more — including the latest developments — this morning on

[Last modified: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 7:19am]


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