National Press Club

Sen. Marco Rubio to speak at May 13 luncheon

May 3, 2014 | By Matt Mlynarczyk |

Senator Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

Senator Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

Sen. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican who's considered a potential contender for the party's 2016 presidential nomination, will deliver a major policy address at a National Press Club luncheon on Tuesday, May 13.

Rubio will discuss retirement security in the 21st century.

A Cuban-American native of Miami, Rubio won election to the Senate in 2010 after serving as speaker of the Florida House of Representatives. Since then he has become a leading conservative voice on fiscal and foreign policy issues while helping craft the compromise immigration bill that passed the Senate last year.

Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 1 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session ending at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $22 for National Press Club members (NPC Members may purchase two tickets at this rate) and $36 for non-members.

Tickets may be purchased online by clicking here.

For questions, please email or call (202)662–7501. Tickets must be paid for at the time of purchase.

NPC Members who wish to attend the pre-luncheon reception must RSVP separately to no later than 48 hours before the event. Space may be limited. You must have a paid reservation to the luncheon to attend the VIP reception

To submit a question in advance, put RUBIO in the subject line and email to before 10 a.m. on the day of the luncheon.