Senator Marco Rubio holds a press conference at El Arepazo 2, in Doral. Rubio said in a previously unreleased letter that he supports expanding TPS to Venezuelans currently in the United States.
Senator Marco Rubio holds a press conference at El Arepazo 2, in Doral. Rubio said in a previously unreleased letter that he supports expanding TPS to Venezuelans currently in the United States. Emily Michot Miami Herald
Senator Marco Rubio holds a press conference at El Arepazo 2, in Doral. Rubio said in a previously unreleased letter that he supports expanding TPS to Venezuelans currently in the United States. Emily Michot Miami Herald

Marco Rubio calls for temporary protected status for Venezuelans

August 29, 2017 06:44 PM

UPDATED August 31, 2017 03:00 PM

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  • Trump at UN: We are prepared to take further action if the government of Venezuela persists

    "The Venezuelan people are starving and their country is collapsing," President Donald Trump stated before the United Nations on Sept. 19, 2017. He later called on other countries to do more to address the crisis in Venezuela under the dictatorship of Nicolas Maduro which "has inflicted terrible misery and suffering on the good people of that country."