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Rubio Campaign Press Release - The Newest Addition To Our Iowa Team

June 08, 2015

Senator Marco Rubio meets with campaign volunteers on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at the Holiday Inn in Ames, Iowa for Marco Rubio for President. Photo by Kris Tripplaar

June 8, 2015

Last week, Marco announced on Twitter that Iowa State Senator Rick Bertrand has joined our growing Iowa Team:

As his work at Capitol ends, work on my #IAcaucus team begins. Thrilled to announce @SenatorBertrand will lead our effort in 4th District.

— Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) June 5, 2015

.@SenatorBertrand grew up from blue collar roots & found the American Dream. Perfect ex. of the opportunity we must create for all Americans

— Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) June 5, 2015

Senator Bertrand explains why he's supporting Marco:

After hearing @MarcoRubio's personal story and vision for our future, I'm proud to join the team and share both with my fellow Iowans in CD4

— Rick Bertrand (@SenatorBertrand) June 5, 2015

The 1st step to true economic recovery is having the right policies put in place by the right leader. No doubt @marcorubio is the real deal.

— Rick Bertrand (@SenatorBertrand) June 5, 2015

More on the announcement from The Des Moines Register:

Iowa state Sen. Rick Bertrand has joined Marco Rubio's presidential campaign team, according to a tweet the Florida senator sent Friday.

Bertrand, the assistant Republican leader, represents Sioux City as part of District 7. He's a ranking member of the state government committee, and part of the commerce and the labor and business relations committees.


Bertrand will chair Rubio's campaign in Iowa's 4th Congressional District, which covers the northwestern part of the state. It includes Sioux City, Ames, Mason City, Fort Dodge and Boone.

Marco Rubio, Rubio Campaign Press Release - The Newest Addition To Our Iowa Team Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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