Rubio: RGIII Is the Best Leader in DC

By Melanie Hunter | December 5, 2012 | 1:28 PM EST

( – According to Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Washington Redskins’ new rookie quarterback RGIII is the best leader in Washington, D.C.

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Rubio was asked a Twitter question during Politico’s Playbook Breakfast. “Who’s the best leader in Washington, D.C.?” the host asked.

“Robert Griffin the third,” Rubio answered.

The rookie quarterback led the Redskins in a 17-16 victory Monday over the New York Giants, giving Washington a three-game winning streak.