YouTube Marco Rubio CPAC 2013 Speech Video: Watch the Full Address Online


Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), a Tea Party darling and a potential 2016 presidential candidate, addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) 2013. Rubio, who delivered the Republican Party's official response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address last February — prompting the meme "Rubioing" after he awkwardly stopped in the middle of his rebutal to drink from a Poland Spring plastic bottle of water — rallied conservatives with critics to what Republicans see as Obama's attempts to transform America. "We don't need a new idea," Rubio said. "The idea is America, and it still lives," he added. Watch the full speech.