News

Latest News

ICYMI: Rubio Joins Fox News Sunday

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) joined Fox News Sunday with Shannon Bream to discuss the illegal migration crisis and Ukraine. Watch the full interview on YouTube and Rumble. On how to resolve the border crisis: “The realistic path forward, if we want to end this...

read more

Next Week: Rubio Staff Hosts Mobile Office Hours

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio’s (R-FL) office will host in-person and virtual Mobile Office Hours next week to assist constituents with federal casework issues in their respective local communities. These office hours offer constituents who do not live close to one of...

read more

Rubio Statement on Global Magnitsky Sanctions Against Saudi Individuals For Jamal Khashoggi’s Brutal Murder

Nov 15, 2018 | Press Releases

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) today issued a statement after the Trump administration imposed sanctions against 17 individuals, under the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act, involved in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist:
 
“The United States today took an important step by imposing Global Magnitsky Act sanctions against 17 Saudi individuals, including Royal Court advisor Saud al-Qahtani, for their involvement in Jamal Khashoggi’s assassination at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. I urge the Administration to continue investigating Khashoggi’s brutal murder, search out the truth without fear or favor, and hold accountable anyone else linked to this heinous crime, including those at the highest levels of the Saudi government.”
 

  • On October 31, 2018, Rubio and Senate colleagues urged President Trump to suspend talks for U.S.-Saudi civil nuclear agreement after Jamal Khashoggi’s murder.

 

  • On October 10, 2018, Rubio and Senate colleagues urged President Trump to launch Global Magnitsky investigation into Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance.