Paul's campaign manager joins Rubio
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Sen. Rand PaulRand PaulThe Hill's 12:30 Report Pot state Dems want federal regulation of marijuana Drudge praises 'America's best senator' Rand Paul after lunch in Capitol MORE's (R-Ky.) former presidential campaign manager is joining Republican presidential candidate Marco RubioMarco RubioRepublicans giving Univision the cold shoulder: report Week ahead: Senate panel to vote on Trump's Labor pick Senators introduce new Iran sanctions MORE's campaign as an adviser, The Hill confirmed on Wednesday.

Chip Englander will serve as senior political adviser responsible for the Midwest on Rubio's campaign. The Wall Street Journal first reported the news.
 
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The staffing addition comes after a disappointing fifth-place finish for Rubio in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday following a rough debate performance over the weekend.
 
Englander, who is based in Chicago and previously ran Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's (R) 2014 campaign, managed Paul's White House bid until he dropped out last week after the Iowa caucuses.
 
Ted CruzTed CruzTexas Dem targets Sen. Ted Cruz in 2018 What are 'religious liberty' bills really about? Fiorina calls for special prosecutor for Russia probe MORE has made appeals to Paul's supporters since the Kentucky senator left the race and is battling Rubio heading into the South Carolina primary later this month.