Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) leaves the stage following his speech to the American Conservative Union's 42nd Annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Md., on Feb. 27, 2015.
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Answers to the most Googled questions about Marco Rubio


Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton may not have much in common, but voters have one burning question for both the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates: How old are you?

Seems Americans just want to know that their president isn’t too old or too young. Here are today’s top five Marco Rubio-related Google searches — and the answers to each — courtesy of Google:

1. How old is Marco Rubio?*

He is currently 43. He was born on May 28, 1971.

2. What nationality is Rubio?

He is Cuban-American. Rubio was born in Miami to Cuban parents who immigrated to the U.S. from Cuba in the ’50s.

3. Is Rubio running for president in 2016?*

Yes. Marco Rubio formally announced his candidacy Monday in a speech at Miami’s Freedom Tower.

4. Is Rubio Cuban?

No. See the answer to the number two most-Googled question. 

5. Is Marco Rubio a Democrat?*

No. Marco Rubio is a Republican. He is currently a Republican U.S. senator for Florida, and will run for president in 2016 as a Republican.

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*This was also one of the most Googled questions about Hillary Clinton.

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Answers to the most Googled questions about Marco Rubio