Gary Johnson 2012
NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE REPS ENDORSE
GARY JOHNSON FOR PRESIDENT
October 4, 2011, Manchester, NH
– Three Republican members of the
New Hampshire House of Representatives have endorsed former New Mexico
Governor Gary Johnson for the Republican presidential nomination,
Johnson's campaign announced today. The Representatives endorsing
Johnson are Rep. Kyle Tasker (R-Northwood), Rep. Brian Seaworth
(R-Pembroke) and Rep. Bruce MacMahon (R-Brentwood).
“Governor Gary Johnson
served the people of New Mexico admirably throughout his two four-year
terms in office. He is a strong fiscal conservative who shares New
Hampshire's respect for personal liberty, and I am honored to endorse
his candidacy," said Rep. Tasker of his endorsement.
in New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary, we have an opportunity
to change the course of American politics by supporting Gary Johnson
for president,” said Rep. Seaworth elaborating on his support.
commonsense business approach to government proved to be very popular
and successful in New Mexico, and his 'issues first, politics last'
attitude would bring welcome change to Washington, DC.”
Rep. MacMahon wrote in the Brentwood Citizen Forum
of his support saying in
part, “Governor Johnson
has proven himself to be a principled advocate for limited government,
fiscal responsibility, constitutional ideals, and respect for
individual liberties. He has the proven executive experience that we
need in a president who will make the tough decisions required to bring
this country back from the brink of fiscal ruin and restore the
People’s faith in their federal government.”
These endorsements come as Governor Johnson on Wednesday begins
his “Ride for Freedom” – a 458-mile bike ride across New Hampshire,
taking place Oct 5-11.