Marco Rubio to hold town hall at Simpson College


by Alex Kirkpatrick, Digital Editor

You know you go to Simpson College when presidential candidates’ visits are to be expected, which describes Iowa’s political prominence and its first-in-the-nation status. 

A week after Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton announced her visit to Simpson’s campus, Republican Marco Rubio, a junior senator from Florida, announced he will hold a town hall from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 in the Kent Campus Center.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

According to Eventbrite, Rubio will deliver remarks and share his vision for “A New American Century.”

To register for the event, click here

In the latest CNN/WMUR poll, Rubio is tied with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush with 10 percent support.

Rubio and Bush trail business mogul Donald Trump, who has 34 percent support, and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who has 14 percent.

The Iowa caucuses are on Feb. 1. 

Anyone who may have questions is asked to contact the local Marco Rubio for President campaign office or email [email protected].