Trump: Rubio not being considered for VP
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Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpMajority of Americans in new poll say it would be bad for the country if Trump ran in 2024 ,800 bottle of whiskey given to Pompeo by Japan is missing Liz Cheney says her father is 'deeply troubled' about the state of the Republican Party MORE is denying the information about his search for a running mate that Ben Carson reportedly gave The Washington Post, saying specifically that Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioSenators highlight national security threats from China during rare public hearing Rubio presses DNI to investigate alleged unmasking of Tucker Carlson Senate holds sleepy Saturday session as negotiators finalize infrastructure deal MORE (R-Fla.) is not being considered. 

The Post reported that Carson said Rubio, John Kasich, Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzOvernight Defense: Senate panel votes to scrap Iraq war authorizations | Police officer fatally stabbed outside Pentagon ID'd | Biden admin approves first Taiwan arms sale Senate panel votes to repeal Iraq war authorizations America's pandemic of COVID hypocrisy MORE, Chris Christie and Sarah Palin are on Trump's short list for vice president.

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In his response to the article on social media, Trump didn't mention any of the other potential VP contenders by name, saying only that Rubio and "most others mentioned" are not being vetted for the position. 

Rubio said recently he does not want to be considered for Trump's running mate.