Paul's campaign manager joins Rubio
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Sen. Rand PaulRand PaulCurtis wins GOP primary for House seat vacated by Jason Chaffetz Glimmer of hope in bipartisan criminal justice reform effort Trump barrage stuns McConnell and his allies MORE's (R-Ky.) former presidential campaign manager is joining Republican presidential candidate Marco RubioMarco RubioScarborough: Trump has chosen the 'wrong side' THE MEMO: Trump reignites race firestorm RNC spokeswoman: GOP stands behind Trump's message 'of love and inclusiveness' 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 CruzThe media couldn't be more blatant in distorting Trump's words on Charlottesville Curtis wins GOP primary for House seat vacated by Jason Chaffetz Kimmel: Let’s make Trump a king so he has no power 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.