Marco Rubio’s #NeverTrump press conference goes viral a little too late
It’s nothing new for Republican presidential candidates to attack Donald Trump, but Florida Senator Marco Rubio created a viral Internet moment with what many consider the most eloquent — and impassioned — speech about #NeverTrump this weekend in Florida.
Rubio’s press conference, in which he warned that the American political process is careening towards “chaos and anarchy,” comes ahead of his home state primary, which is set for Tuesday.
Rubio is set to trail Trump by a large margin in that contest, according to the most recent NBC/Marist poll, which predicts that Trump will get 44% of the Republican vote and Rubio a very distant 22%. Rubio has already suggested that his supporters in Ohio vote for rival John Kasich, apparently in a bid to stop Trump. Read more…