MISSING VOTES: Sen. Marco Rubio’s recent West Coast swing dinged his voting attendance record, vaulting him near the top of missed votes in the U.S. Senate this young session. So far in the current session of Congress, Rubio has missed 45 percent of the votes. But the session is less than a month old, and nearly all the 49 votes-to-date were conducted in the past two weeks.
MISSING VOTES: Sen. Marco Rubio’s recent West Coast swing dinged his voting attendance record, vaulting him near the top of missed votes in the U.S. Senate this young session. So far in the current session of Congress, Rubio has missed 45 percent of the votes. But the session is less than a month old, and nearly all the 49 votes-to-date were conducted in the past two weeks. J. Scott Applewhite AP
MISSING VOTES: Sen. Marco Rubio’s recent West Coast swing dinged his voting attendance record, vaulting him near the top of missed votes in the U.S. Senate this young session. So far in the current session of Congress, Rubio has missed 45 percent of the votes. But the session is less than a month old, and nearly all the 49 votes-to-date were conducted in the past two weeks. J. Scott Applewhite AP

Rubio’s trip west gains political allies but blemishes his voting record

February 01, 2015 3:00 AM