U.S. Rep. Jason Smith is holding a fundraiser at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club in Florida later this month, fueling already wide speculation that the southeast Missouri Republican is planning a run for U.S. Senate next year.

According to an invite for the event, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is serving on the host committee for the April 30 Palm Beach, Florida, fundraiser. Among the other hosts are South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem and U.S. Reps. Lauren Boebert of Colorado and Doug Collins of Georgia.

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