AUSTIN, Texas — The Bernie Sanders campaign will be hiring more staff and opening five new campaign offices across Texas, including one in Austin.

The new office will be located at 4926 E. Cesar Chavez St.

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The other new Texas offices will be in Dallas, Houston, McAllen and San Antonio.

The announcement follows the launch of Sanders's $5.5 million ad campaign across Texas and other Super Tuesday states. 

RELATED: Biden, Sanders virtually tied among potential Texas Democratic voters, Lyceum poll finds

The latest Lyceum poll placed Sanders tied in first place among other Democratic candidates.

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