A new video ad released on Saturday by Republican presidential hopeful Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioHere are the Senate Republicans who could vote to convict Trump TikTok's leader to meet with lawmakers next week GOP senators unveil bill to expand 'opportunity zone' reporting requirements MORE highlights his endorsements from prominent South Carolina lawmakers ahead of Saturday’s primary


The ad features South Carolina Gov. Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyHaley: Dylann Roof 'hijacked' Confederate flag Trump: Kellyanne Conway 'must have done some bad things' to 'crazy' husband Trump says Pence will remain on 2020 ticket: 'He's our man 100 percent' MORE, Sen. Tim ScottTimothy (Tim) Eugene ScottHere are the Senate Republicans who could vote to convict Trump GOP senators unveil bill to expand 'opportunity zone' reporting requirements McConnell, Grassley at odds over Trump-backed drug bill MORE and Rep. Trey GowdyHarold (Trey) Watson GowdyFive landmark moments of testimony to Congress Conway spars with Wallace on whether White House will cooperate with impeachment inquiry after formal vote Gowdy: I '100 percent' still believe public congressional hearings are 'a circus' MORE, who have all backed Rubio’s presidential campaign. 

“Every day is a great day in South Carolina,” Haley opens in the upbeat 41-second spot entitled “Make Presidents.” “If we elect Marco Rubio, every day will be a great day in America.”

“All across America, we’ve been waiting on this day, when South Carolina voters go and determine the next Republican nominee, so that we can get this country right back on the right track,” Scott says over images of Rubio meeting with South Carolinians.

Rubio concludes in the ad that South Carolina has a chance to start the process of making him the next president.

“If you make me the president of the United States, and you have a chance to begin that process here on Saturday in South Carolina, we are going to re-embrace the principles that made us special, and we are going to reapply them to the unique challenges of the 21st century,” he says.

Rubio currently places second in the state, according to a RealClearPolitics Average poll, trailing front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpLawmakers prep ahead of impeachment hearing Democrats gear up for high-stakes Judiciary hearing Warren says she made almost M from legal work over past three decades MORE by double digits and edging primary rival Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzDemocrats express confidence in case as impeachment speeds forward Chuck Todd challenges Cruz after senator pushes theory that Ukraine meddled in election Sunday shows — Nadler: A jury would convict Trump in 'three minutes flat' MORE by less than 1 percent.