Rubio snubs conservative gathering
The cancelation was about five minutes before he was scheduled to speak. The group had already made to clear those participating that surrogates would not be acceptable. Rubio is having trouble with many conservatives who disagree with him on amnesty and his assertion that it will be just postponed is inadequate for many.
Scheduled to speak at a conservative forum — one stocked, by the looks and sounds of it, with supporters of Senator Ted Cruz of Texas — Marco Rubio abruptly canceled late on Thursday. His campaign says it sent political leaders to represent Mr. Rubio