Morning Round-up: Rubio

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June 19 2012 8:09 AM

Morning Round-up: Rubio

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US Senator Marco Rubio, R-FL, leaves the stage just after speaking at the Council on Foreign Relations May 31, 2012 in New York.

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Obama's new immigration policy is favored 2-to-1 by the public, including a healthy majority of independent voters.

New York Sen. Chuck Schumer is trying to win back Wall Street cash for the Democratic Party.

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Mark Blumenthal says Gallup polling might be skewed against Dems.

The University of Virginia has appointed an interim president as the uproar over the ouster of President Teresa Sullivan continues.

Labor has a big online ad buy targeting Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown's challenger, Josh Mandel, for shady campaign contributions in Ohio.

And Marco Rubio apparently isn't being vetted by the Romney VP search team.

What else is happening?

Matt Taylor is a reporter living in Brooklyn. He was the political correspondent for the National Memo and a staff reporter at his hometown newspaper, The East Hampton Star. He's a contributor to Newsweek/The Daily Beast. You can reach him on Twitter @matthewt_ny

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