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In the email, Rubio writes that a victory for Gomez would be a "huge step" toward replacing Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidAmendments fuel resentments within Senate GOP Donald Trump is delivering on his promises and voters are noticing Danny Tarkanian wins Nevada GOP congressional primary MORE (D-Nev.) with a Republican majority leader.

"Gomez is a business leader and a former Navy Seal who knows what it means to fight for our freedoms. Now he's fought within inches of a major political upset that could have national implications — which is why liberals have pulled out all the stops," Rubio writes in the fundraising email from Reclaim America PAC. "Gomez is currently facing a massive onslaught of Democratic special interest money. Everyone from President Obama to Harry Reid to a host of Hollywood liberals have pitched in to help defeat Gomez. Now it's time to come to his aid."

The email comes just three weeks ahead of the special election for Secretary of State John KerryJohn Forbes KerryShould President Trump, like President Obama, forsake human rights in pursuit of the deal with a tyrant? GOP Senate report says Obama officials gave Iran access to US financial system Democrats conflicted over how hard to hit Trump on Iran MORE's former Senate seat.

Republicans in Massachusetts are reportedly spending $400,000 on ad spending in support of Gomez.

High profile political figures have also campaigned on behalf of Markey and Gomez, respectively. Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainTrump plan to claw back billion in spending in peril McCain calls on Trump to rescind family separation policy: It's 'an affront to the decency of the American people' Senate passes 6B defense bill MORE (R-Ariz.) campaigned for Gomez and first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaWhite House pushes back on Laura Bush criticism of family separation Rosalynn Carter: Separating families at border is ‘a shame to our country' Michelle Obama on Laura Bush op-ed: 'Sometimes truth transcends party' MORE attended a recent fundraiser for Markey.