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PolitiFact Florida: Our most read fact-checks of Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush in 2016 GOP presidential race



What began as a battle between two Florida Republican politicians ended in a rout by New York billionaireDonald Trump Tuesday night when he slay the chance of any Floridian winning the GOP presidential nomination this year.

Marco Rubio lost the Florida primary by a landslide and suspended his campaign March 15. Weeks earlier, Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush dropped out after the South Carolina primary.

PolitiFact fact-checked several dozen statements by Bush and Rubio since they declared their candidacy in 2015. (Some fact-checks were completed before they announced.)

Keep reading here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, March 16, 2016 5:51pm]


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