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A few drops of water for Rubio, a gallon of gas for U.S. Chamber

Now we have literally seen it all. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida takes a few sips of water in delivering the Republican response to the State of the Union address, and it becomes the coldest “splash” the media have allegedly seen in years. But the U.S. Chamber of Commerce -- with gasoline as high as we’ve seen it -- advocates increasing the gasoline tax, spilling an entire gallon of potentially politically flammable liquid with virtually no media interest.

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