May 24th, 2012
12:02 PM ET

Sen. Rubio calls out Democrats on immigration

Sen. Marco Rubio (@marcorubio), a Florida Republican, tells CNN en Español’s Juan Carlos Lopez (@jclopezcnn) that Democrats don't want the immigration issue solved before Election Day.


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April 30th, 2012
09:52 AM ET

Brent Scowcroft: “Many parts of the party call me a ‘RINO’ – I don’t think I’ve changed my views at all”

The Sunday, April 29th edition of FAREED ZAKARIA GPS included an interview with former National Security Adviser Brent Scowcroft (Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush Administrations), about current national security challenges and the state of the Republican party.  On the latter, Scowcroft answered his critics who say he is no longer a Republican and says he feels there is room for people who share his views inside the party – and that the party has been through evolutions before but history suggests it will evolve to a moderate place.  The exchange from this portion of the interview is below:

FAREED ZAKARIA: Are you comfortable with the Republican Party these days?

BRENT SCOWCROFT: Well, many parts of the party call me a RINO. FULL POST

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March 21st, 2012
08:16 AM ET

Rep. Steve Israel: 'There are so many Mitt Romneys;' can't seal deal

DCCC chair Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY) discusses Illinois GOP primary and winning the the white collar, 'moderate, independent, suburban' vote over Republicans.

He says, "Mitt Romney can't even seal the deal with himself because there are so many Mitt Romneys."

Starting Point with Soledad O'Brien airs week mornings from 7-9am ET on CNN.

Where to find Florida primary coverage online
January 31st, 2012
11:42 AM ET

Where to find Florida primary coverage online

If you won’t be near a television tonight, you can still catch CNN’s Florida primary coverage streaming online tonight beginning at 7pm on Users will also be able to watch live coverage and live video of candidate speeches on the CNN apps for iPhone, iPad, Android phone and Android tablet. Online and across CNN’s mobile platforms, results and the new "Election Center" section will also be available. will also cover the event, with analysis of the primary results, along with a live-blog on the Political Ticker and video submissions from CNN iReport. Leading up to tonight’s coverage, check out CNN’s bench of Opinion contributors including a piece from John Avlon about the diversity of Florida voters as well as Ruben Navarette’s article about Romney’s immigration stance throughout the election. Additionally, keep up with the results throughout the Republican primary with the CNN GOP Delegate Calculator.

Users may follow CNN Politics on Facebook and @CNNPolitics on Twitter for breaking developments and join the conversation by using hashtag #CNNElections.

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January 26th, 2012
10:58 PM ET

Florida GOP debate heats up: Highlights

The four GOP candidates face off on immigration, health care and tax reports during the CNN debate in Jacksonville. From 11 million grandmothers, bike rides in the Texas heat, and Frannie Mae and Freddie Mac, this debate showed the candidates are still fighting for the Republican nomination.

January 26th, 2012
09:53 PM ET

Paul challenges GOP candidates to bike ride 'in the Texas heat'

Wolf Blitzer asks the candidates whether or not they would release their medical records. Ron Paul says he is ready to be oldest president of the United States and challenges the other three GOP candidates to a 25-mile bike ride in the Texas heat.

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January 26th, 2012
09:46 PM ET

Blitzer delivers fact check to Romney

During the GOP debate, Mitt Romney says he doubts he was associated with an ad criticizing Gingrich for calling Spanish "the language of the ghetto". Wolf Blitzer references the ad and confirms that Romney approved the ad.

January 26th, 2012
09:01 PM ET

Gingrich challenges Romney's investments during GOP debate

Newt Gingrich goes after Mitt Romney about his investments during the CNN GOP debate in Jacksonville, Florida. Romney, in turn, brings up Gingrich's involvement with Frannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

January 26th, 2012
08:47 PM ET

Romney: to say I'm anti-immigrants is 'repulsive'

Mitt Romney asks Newt Gingrich to apologize for his remarks in which he described Romney as the most anti-immigrant GOP candidate. Romney responds to Gingrich by saying he is not anti-immigrants, and that notion is 'inexcusable' and 'repulsive'.

January 26th, 2012
07:32 PM ET

America's Choice 2012: Florida GOP debate

Tonight at 8pm, CNN will begin the final debate before the Florida primary, and here's a sneak peek at the opening sequence. Tune into CNN for complete coverage, or, if you're not at a television, watch it online at or on any of CNN's mobile apps.

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