WASHINGTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FP1 Strategies today congratulated Texas Senator and Minority Whip John Cornyn for securing an impressive primary victory in the Lone Star State last night. Senator Cornyn is running for re-election to the United States Senate where he currently serves in leadership. By securing a majority of the vote, Senator Cornyn avoids a runoff election.
FP1 Partner Rob Jesmer serves as the general consultant for Senator Cornyn's re-election campaign and said, "The entire FP1 team is thrilled that Senator Cornyn was able to earn such an overwhelming victory last night. Senator Cornyn is a proven leader with a plan to move Texas and our country forward. After five years of failure under President Obama, Senator Cornyn understands it is more important than ever to elect Republicans this fall and will work harder than ever to accomplish that goal."
About FP1 Strategies
FP1 Strategies LLC is a public affairs, advertising, grassroots and media relations firm led by partners Terry Nelson, Jon Downs, Danny Diaz and Rob Jesmer.
FP1 Strategies offers a host of services including: public affairs campaign management, grassroots coalition building and management, paid advertising, media placement, press relations, crisis communication expertise, and new media and online grassroots advocacy.
Terry Nelson is one of the most influential political operatives in the nation's capital, having played senior roles in numerous political and public affairs campaigns. Nelson served as the political director for President George W. Bush's 2004 campaign and as Senator John McCain's campaign manager in 2008.
Jon Downs is an award-winning writer and producer who has developed strategy and advertising for political candidates and issue campaigns across the country. Downs was named one of the top 10 political consultants to watch by Politico and won eight Pollies in 2012, including best Republican advertising campaign for his work on behalf of Congressman Ron Paul.
Danny Diaz most recently was a senior adviser to Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's gubernatorial campaign. He previously advised Governor Mitt Romney's campaign for president. During the 2010 cycle, Diaz was the lead consultant on two of the most closely watched political races in the country, Mark Kirk for Senate and Susana Martinez for Governor. He has worked on various public affairs campaigns and was formerly the communications director of the Republican National Committee (RNC).
Rob Jesmer recently joined FP1 Strategies as its fourth partner. Most recently, Jesmer was executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC). During his four years as executive director, Jesmer oversaw an effort that netted five GOP seats and raised over $200 million. In addition to his work at the NRSC, Jesmer managed Senator John Cornyn's successful re-election campaign in 2008 and served as the southeast regional political director for the RNC in 2006.
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