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Rubio Quashes Trump VP Rumors With Scathing Statement — ‘My Previously Stated Reservations…Remain Unchanged\

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"He will be best served by a running mate and by surrogates who fully embrace his campaign."

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., arrives at a campaign rally, Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in Miami, on Super Tuesday. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Marco Rubio today weighed in on rumors that he might be asked to be likely 2016 nominee Donald Trump's vice presidential running mate — saying definitively that he doesn't want the job.

"While Republican voters have chosen Donald Trump as the presumptive GOP nominee, my previously stated reservations about his campaign and concerns with many of his policies remain unchanged," Rubio said in a statement.

"He will be best served by a running mate and by surrogates who fully embrace his campaign," said Rubio, who dropped out of the Republican presidential race after losing his home state of Florida to Trump in March.

Read the full statement, which Rubio posted on Facebook:


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