The 2016 presidential campaign kicks off in a big way in Florida Tuesday as U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and six current or former Republican governors who are or are planning to run for president all will give economic speeches at Walt Disney World.
The event, sponsored by Gov. Rick Scott’s Let’s Get To Work Political Action Committee, will feature Rubio, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal. Scott also will make remarks.
The invitation-only Economic Growth Summit will be at Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Convention Center, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Each of the candidates is being given 30 minutes to speak.