Klobuchar hires staff in Nevada

Klobuchar hires staff in Nevada
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Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharOvernight Energy: Sanders scores highest on green group's voter guide | Trump's latest wins for farmers may not undo trade damage | Amazon employees defy company to speak on climate change Sanders surges to first in New Hampshire: poll Majority sees no ties between business experience and political success MORE's (D-Minn.) presidential campaign hired its first Nevada staff members, just three months away from the state's caucuses.

Both of the hires were previously part of former Rep. Beto O'RourkeBeto O'RourkeVeronica Escobar to give Spanish-language response to Trump State of the Union address Biden calls for revoking key online legal protection Trump mocks Booker over suspended presidential campaign MORE's (D-Texas) presidential campaign before he dropped out of the Democratic primary race earlier this month. They will assume the same positions they had for O'Rourke's campaign.

Marina Negroponte will serve as Klobuchar's Nevada state director, while Cameron “C.H.” Miller will serve as the senator's Nevada political director.

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“As our momentum continues to grow following Amy’s stand-out debate performance this week, the Amy for America campaign is excited to announce two new, key hires in the state of Nevada," campaign manager Justin Buoen said in a statement.

"Marina and C.H. bring extensive experience to the team and will help us share Amy’s unifying message and optimistic agenda with caucusgoers across Nevada.”

A recent Nevada poll conducted by Fox News shows Klobuchar polling at 2 percent.