Did Marco Rubio Just Back Donald Trump?

Did Marco Rubio Just Back Donald Trump?

Trump, right, Rubio, left

Former GOP Presidential candidate Marco Rubio says the will of the people who voted for Donald Trump should not be ignored.

According to reports:

Sen. Marco Rubio said Friday that it would be perfectly legal for delegates at the GOP convention to settle on a candidate other than Donald Trump, even though he also understood arguments from Trump supporters who say the candidate with the most delegates should win.

“I do think it’s valid to argue to delegates, ‘Look, let’s not divide the party. You have someone here who has all these votes, very close to get 1,237. Let’s not ignore the will of the people or they’re going to be angry,'” Rubio told Al Punto Florida, according to The Tampa Bay Times.

“And delegates may decide that, on that reason, they decide to vote for Donald Trump,” he added. “But if they don’t, it is not illegitimate in any way. It is, you know, that’s why we elect delegates…”