Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on "Meet the Press" on Sunday said that under no circumstance will he be on the Republican presidential ticket in 2012, and that he is committed to representing Florida in the U.S. Senate.
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For more of the interview, which covered Rubio's views on the federal budget, Medicare and on what needs to happen in Libya, go here.
Political Watch is keeping a closer eye on local and state government and on politics, from a Manatee County perspective. Marc R. Masferrer is metro/online editor for the Bradenton Herald. Follow him on Twitter @MRMasferrer or email:firstname.lastname@example.org