Scott Matter, a semi-retired corporate PR strategist, has held high-level positions on Republican campaigns from Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley’s 1986 re-election bid to Sen. Bob Dole’s 1996 presidential run.
But after ’s election in 2016, Matter had enough of the GOP and the political polarization he believes has intensified under Trump. He found in former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor a candidate welcoming with open arms.
“I was looking for somebody who can turn the page from where we’re at,” Matter said, citing Buttigieg’s optimistic message.
Matter joined hundreds of other Buttigieg supporters to attend a two-day caucus training in Des Moines following the Liberty Justice Celebration dinner at the start of November.
Matter went on to