(Chicago, IL) — The richest man in Illinois is putting his money on Marco Rubio’s presidential campaign. Billionaire hedge fund manager Ken Griffin has already given money to support Scott Walker and Jeb Bush, but now says he’s backing Rubio, whom he calls an “inspiring, courageous and bold leader.” In the past, Griffin has backed both Democrat Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Republican Governor Bruce Rauner among others. According to Forbes magazine, Griffin’s worth seven-billion-dollars, making him the sixty-ninth wealthiest person in the nation.
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