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Marco Rubio’s Senate Voting Record ‘Much Worse’ Than Senators, Says Vote-Tracking Site

GOP presidential candidate

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) 79% claims to have “close to a 90 percent attendance record in the Senate.”

Rubio told reporters in Iowa that he had close to a 90 percent attendance record in the Senate, as he was defending against a criticism by fellow GOP presidential candidate New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for not showing up to vote against the $1.1 trillion 2016 Omnibus spending bill last month.

But according to government data collected by GovTrack.US, which tracks senators’ attendance records, “From Jan. 2011 to Dec. 2015, Rubio missed 197 of 1,482 roll call votes, which is 13.3%.”

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