9:53 am- Meek: “I am the only defensive player here at the table.”
9:52 am- Crist: “Welcome to the NFL.” referring to the politics game and the players in the game.
9:51 am- Rubio: “My tax return are public and people are focusing on my tax return because they are wrong on the big issues.”
9:50 am- Crist: “It is so unfair for you to judge what I feel in my heart.”
9:48 am- Crist: “I campaigned with Palin to help McCain.” He says this after the moderator brings up the point that Crist criticized Rubio for working with Palin.
9:47 am- Meek: “It’s important for us to have comprehensive immigration reform. You can not peace-mil law making.”
9:46 am- Crist: “First secure the border and then have an order to become part of the American Society. They might have to get in the back of the line and a fine.”
9:45 am- Rubio: “We have a broken legal immigration system.”
9:43 am- Rubio: “I don’t think we can grant amnesty. We need a legal immigration system in this country.”
9:37 am- Crist: I am in agreement with our work in Iraq and Afghanistan and we should keep our eye on Iran.
9:36 am- Meek: “I think we would of better off if we would of entered diplomacy and American lives would of been saved.”
9:35 am- Rubio: “The world is a better and safer place then when Saddam Hussein was in power.”
9:34 am- Crist: “God gave us two ears and its more important to listen than chatter all day and scream on cable channels all day.”
9:33 am- Rubio: “You can’t compromise on principles.”
9:31 am- Meek: “Rubio talks about striking deals but that’s all he’s done while being speaker of the Florida House.”
9:30 am- Meek: “he’s been all over the board.” Referring to Crist. “I am the only pro-choice candidate.”
9:24 am- Meek: “You know why the Governor is running as an independent, its because he couldn’t beat Marco Rubio.”
9:23 am- Rubio: “Compromising is one thing but cutting deals is another in Washington.”
9:22 am- Crist: “Sometimes you have to compromise…” “Try to offer relief to the people now.”
9:20 am- Rubio: “The president’s budgets call for massive tax increases” and “its a spending problem Congressman Meek supports.”
9:19 am- Meek: There is a lot of people who are in the upper class and have representation. The middle-class has carried the burden of the recession.