The Reluctant Endorsement
Why does everyone who endorses Governor Romney for president make it sound like they are endorsing Brussels sprouts? Senator Marco Rubio is the latest. As described by Steve Benen:
The senator spoke at length and with great passion about why he detests President Obama, and similarly, went on and on about the perils of a prolonged nomination fight, but when touting the man he wants to be leader of the free world next year, Rubio came up with one underwhelming sentence.
And the next day:
There are a lot of other people out there that some of us wish had run for president — but they didn’t,” he said. “I think Mitt Romney would be a fine president, and he’d be way better than the guy who’s there right now.