Gingrich Pulls Anti-Romney Ad “Out Of Respect For” Marco Rubio
Marco Rubio says an ad Newt Gingrich ran calling Mitt Romney anti-immigrant was divisive.
The radio ad, featuring a snippet of a Fidel Castro line, described Mitt Romney as “anti-immigrant” for his hard-line stances, which mirror those of Rubio and many Republican leaders.
“This kind of language is more than just unfortunate. It’s inaccurate, inflammatory, and doesn’t belong in this campaign,” Rubio told The Miami Herald when asked about the ad. He is neutral in the GOP presidential race…
A new poll of Florida Latinos shows Gingrich losing badly to Romney among them, though they’re virtually tied among all Republicans statewide. Both trail President Barack Obama by double digits.
Rubio says Newt “made the right choice.”