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AMAC survey surprise shows Rubio with big, early lead in possible 2016 GOP Presidential nomination
Widespread social media speculation focuses on ultimate Clinton-Rubio face-off
AMAC conducted a survey [www.amac.us/
Meanwhile, the “twitter world” was abuzz last week after Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s Senate testimony on Benghazi with speculation on a face-off between Clinton and Rubio in the 2016 campaign.
One in-the-know “twitterer,”
Republican strategist and CNN contributor Alex Castellanos said in a report after the hearing: "He [Marco Rubio] may not only compete in a general election, he may lead the nation someday. He has to demonstrate that he is a potential president and not a partisan politician. If you want to be president, you have to act like someone who could represent the entire nation."
Weber said that the AMAC survey mirrored other polls showing that Rubio tops Bush as a favorite by double-digit percentages, including a straw poll of 450 Washington State GOP leaders who gathered at Ocean Shores, WA last weekend. Florida Senator Marco Rubio came in first in that survey.
The contenders in the association’
NOTE TO EDITORS: Dan Weber is available for telephone interviews on this issue. Editors/
The Association of Mature American Citizens [http://www.amac.us] is a vibrant, vital and conservative alternative to those organizations, such as AARP, that dominate the choices for mature Americans who want a say in the future of the nation. Where those other organizations may boast of their power to set the agendas for their memberships, AMAC takes its marching orders from its members. We act and speak on their behalf, protecting their interests, and offering a conservative insight on how to best solve the problems they face today.