Bennet shares video of him in Iowa: 'I'm just chillin' in Cedar Rapids'

Bennet shares video of him in Iowa: 'I'm just chillin' in Cedar Rapids'
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2020 presidential candidate Sen. Michael BennetMichael Farrand BennetKey House and Senate health leaders reach deal to stop surprise medical bills Bloomberg on 2020 rivals blasting him for using his own money: 'They had a chance to go out and make a lot of money' Senators want FERC to protect critical infrastructure from Huawei threats MORE (D-Colo.) made a callback to a viral meme started by 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWill the Horowitz report split the baby? Gabbard commemorates John Lennon's passing by singing 'Imagine' Bannon: Clinton waiting to enter 2020 race and 'save the Democratic Party from Michael Bloomberg' MORE on Sunday with a video message to followers declaring that he, like Clinton, was "chillin' in Cedar Rapids."

Bennet's short video was a reference to Clinton's 2015 Snapchat from the city of Cedar Rapids, where Clinton was at the time drumming up support for her bid for the Democratic nomination.


"I'm just chilling in Cedar Rapids, listening to Ave Maria," he says in the short video posted to Twitter as the song blares over a loudspeaker in the background.

The short video, Clinton's first-ever venture into Snapchat, quickly became a meme that spread on the now-defunct app Vine.

Bennet, who announced his candidacy for president in May, has struggled to break out of the low single-digits in most polling and has not appeared at a debate since July.