Eyes Now Turn to Election Night 'Winner' Marco Rubio

Conservative columnist George Will says the “winner” Tuesday night may be U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Miami, who will be expected to draw Hispanics away from the Democratic Party.

“If there is a winner tonight it’s the senator from Florida, Marco Rubio, because all eyes are now going to be turned to him to rob the demographic appeal of this party,” Will stated early Wednesday.

While the South Florida Cuban population has historically been a solid block for the Republican Party, President Obama captured about 71 percent of the Hispanic vote, about 10 percent of the overall turnout, according to the Associated Press. A poll by America's Voices Education Fund has Obama's Hispanic support around 58 percent in Florida.

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