Romney Endorses Handel for GA Governor
The latest of Romney’s many endorsements nationwide concerns the hotly contested Georgia primary runoff, in which Governor Romney has taken a stand alongside fellow conservatives backing Georgia Secretary of State Karen Handel for Governor. Karen Handel seeks to continue Sonny Perdue’s trend of conservative leadership in the Peach State, with a focus on providing a competitive atmosphere for small business in Georgia, and strengthening education through the fostering of Charter Schools. Handel is known particularly for a strong stance on illegal immigration, instituting new requirements for citizenship verification in order to vote in the state of Georgia, and the SAVE program dedicated to verifying active work visas for non-citizen seeking employment within the state.
Romney today endorsed Handel through Free & Strong America PAC, stating of her: