Paul's campaign manager joins Rubio
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Sen. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulPentagon: War in Afghanistan will cost billion in 2018 Overnight Finance: Senators near two-year budget deal | Trump would 'love to see a shutdown' over immigration | Dow closes nearly 600 points higher after volatile day | Trade deficit at highest level since 2008 | Pawlenty leaving Wall Street group Rand Paul calls for punishment if Congress can't reach a long-term budget deal MORE's (R-Ky.) former presidential campaign manager is joining Republican presidential candidate Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioTrump must send Russia powerful message through tougher actions McCain, Coons immigration bill sparks Trump backlash Taking a strong stance to protect election integrity 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.