Trump Campaign Press Release - Donald J. Trump Announces Rick Wiley as National Political Director
(New York, NY) April 13th, 2016 – Today, Donald J. Trump announced that he has hired veteran political strategist Rick Wiley as National Political Director to head the campaign's statewide field operations.
Mr. Trump stated, "Rick is a seasoned political expert with a very successful career in winning elections. He brings decades of experience, and his deep ties to political leaders and activists across the country will be a tremendous asset as we enter the final phase of securing the nomination."
Mr. Wiley said, "Voters are frustrated with the political status quo in our country and are hungry for an outsider to shake up Washington. Donald Trump has energized millions of hard working people across the country with his no-nonsense straight talk and will bring his record of success to tackle the real problems that face our nation."
Previously, Mr. Wiley has held several roles with the RNC including National Political Director, and has managed multiple election campaigns.
Donald J. Trump, Trump Campaign Press Release - Donald J. Trump Announces Rick Wiley as National Political Director Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/317901