(POLITICO) Marco Rubio has the knives out for Donald Trump.
Rubio — who is trying to regain momentum after a disastrous debate performance and a fifth-place finish in New Hampshire — went after the billionaire with gusto on Thursday.
“Donald Trump has zero foreign policy experience. Negotiating a hotel deal in another country is not foreign policy experience,” Rubio said during a town hall in Hilton Head, South Carolina.
The Florida senator has been ratcheting up his talk on foreign policy and his experience on the Intelligence and Foreign Relations committees ahead of the Feb. 20 primary in the state, where a strong national security posture is highly valued.
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