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Jeb Bush super PAC launches first New Hampshire ad

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Right to Rise, the super PAC supporting Jeb Bush’s presidential run, started its first New Hampshire ad on Wednesday. first reported on the 30-second spot, called “Run to Win,” which broadcast online in the first-in-the-nation primary state, as well as Iowa, the first caucus state in the presidential primary. A spokesperson said the ad, which will run through July 1, targets Republicans and independent voters.

The ad features video of Bush when the former Florida governor announced his campaign at an event in Miami June 15.

“Our country’s on a very bad course, and the question is what are we going to do about it,” Bush says in the clip. “I know we can fix this because I’ve done it.”

Veteran media consultant and GOP operative Mike Murphy, a longtime Bush supporter, heads Right to Rise.

“Run to Win” is now available on YouTube.

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