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Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush Draw Contrasts With Each Other at Iowa Event

Following their clash at the debate, the two men appeared in Iowa for one of the final multi-candidate events before the state's Feb 1. caucuses.
Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio speaks in Des Moines, Iowa, on Oct. 31, 2015.

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio speaks in Des Moines, Iowa, on Oct. 31, 2015.

Photographer: Steve Pope/Getty Images

Two Floridians, Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush, appeared Saturday in a building where everything from kitchen cutlery to hot tubs is sold during the Iowa State Fair.

The sitting U.S. senator and former two-term governor each used the setting to sell themselves as uniquely suited for the presidency. Each also subtly drew contrasts with the other in appearances at a 10-candidate Republican event in the state that will host the first 2016 nomination contest in three months.