MITT ROMNEY EARNS SUPPORT OF INDIANA CONGRESSMAN TODD ROKITA
Boston, MA – Mitt Romney today won the support of Indiana Congressman Todd Rokita.
“Congressman Rokita has been a strong public servant for Indiana and has worked hard to improve the state’s economy,” said Mitt Romney. “I look forward to working with him during my campaign and welcome his support.”
Announcing his support, Congressman Rokita said, “Mitt Romney has proven that he has the much-needed experience to lead the country toward an economic recovery. While President Obama has failed to control spending and get the economy moving, Mitt Romney has a record of cutting taxes, keeping spending low, and creating jobs. Mitt Romney’s record speaks for itself and that is why I support his bid for the presidency.”
Background On Congressman Todd Rokita:
Congressman Rokita Was Elected In 2010. In the U.S. House of Representatives, he sits on the Budget Committee and the Education and Workforce Committee. Prior to his election, Rokita served as the Indiana Secretary of State. In this role, Rokita worked to improve services for Indiana’s businesses and investors and create a stronger economy for the state. Congressman Rokita and his wife Kathy are the parents of two children.
After speaking at CPAC in Orlando this morning, Romney made his way to Indiana::
Mitt Romney Participating in Indiana GOP Forum at the JW Marriott Indianapolis
INDIANAPOLIS — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will be in Indianapolis trying to build his base of Hoosier supporters and raise money for his presidential campaign.
The top-tier presidential candidate will speak at the JW Marriott Friday evening and also plans to attend a pair of fundraisers. Indiana Republican Party Chairman Eric Holcomb has been lobbying presidential candidates since June to campaign in the state.
Gov. Mitch Daniels’ national prominence has also become a strong draw for Republicans looking for his possible endorsement.
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Thanks for the endorsement, Congressman Rokita!
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