RGA’s Schrimpf to run comms for IL-GOV candidate Rauner
First reported in Politico, Republican Governors Association Communications Director Mike Schrimpf is leaving to work for expected gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner (R-IL).
To date, Rauner has created an exploratory committee, raising $1.3 million, including a $250,000 contribution from himself.
Schrimpf has served at RGA since 2008. He previously served as Communications Director for the Center for Competitive Politics. He got his start working in Hamilton County government in Cincinnati, OH.
Schrimpf is a 2005 graduate of Tufts University. (Politico)