Mitt Romney announced Friday that he has the support of Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, Speaker Pro Tempore Greg Snowden of Meridian, and a list of other Republicans.
"It’s great to see this distinguished group of leaders join my campaign," said Romney. "They are fighting for those that have been hit hard by the failed policies of the Obama presidency. I look forward to working with them to bring my conservative message to voters across Mississippi."
"I am proud to support Mitt Romney because he has the experience to recharge our economy, put Americans back to work, and cultivate our nation’s entrepreneurial spirit," said Reeves. "He is the conservative leader we need and his pro-growth message is resonating with voters across America."
Others throwing their support to Romney:
State Treasurer Lynn Fitch
State Auditor Stacey Pickering
State Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde Smith
State Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney
So. Dist.Public Service Commissioner Leonard
Central Dist. Public Service Commissioner Lynn
Southern District MDOT Commissioner Tom King
Central District MDOT Commissioner Dick Hall
Northern District MDOT Commissioner Mike Tagert
Senate President Pro Tempore Terry Brown
Senator Merle Flowers
Senator Briggs Hopson
Senator Buck Clarke
Senator Joey Fillingane
Senator John Polk
State Representative Herb Frierson
State Representative Wanda Jennings
State Representative Casey Eure