And it is being closely watched because Rubio has been campaigning with Mitt Romney and is at the top of the list for potential vice-presidents.
Unfortunately, his speech may be the most hawkish piece of American political rhetoric since Woodrow Wilson's barn-burners leading up to World War I.
Just consider this one paragraph:
I always start by reminding people that what happens all over the world is our business. Every aspect of [our] lives is directly impacted by global events. The security of our cities is connected to the security of small hamlets in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.