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Marco Rubio to intro Romney at RNC in primetime, Chris Christie to keynote

In a showcase role on his party’s biggest stage, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio will introduce Mitt Romney for his speech to accept the  nomination for president on the last night of the Republican National Convention. It is an introduction aimed at giving Romney a boost from a rising star in a must-win state, but it will almost certainly further enhance Rubio’s standing, too.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be the keynote speaker.

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