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Marco Rubio hires hometown spokesman for Senate campaign

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Former House Speaker Marco Rubio has tapped Miami-born Alex Burgos to be the spokesman and communications adviser for his U.S. Senate campaign.

Burgos has worked for the National Republican Congressional Committee, Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including,,, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.

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