Haslam Announces Support for 2 GOP State House Candidates

Press release from the Tennessee Republican Party, October 31, 2014:

Governor Bill Haslam Announces His Support for Eddie Smith for State Representative

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Governor Bill Haslam announced today he is officially supporting Eddie Smith for State Representative in Tennessee’s 13th House District. Smith, the Republican nominee, is taking on incumbent Democratic candidate Gloria Johnson in Knox County.

Governor Haslam stated, “I’m supporting the person in this race who represents our common sense values and fiscal responsibility. I need a partner in the Legislature who will do what’s best for Knox County. That individual is Eddie Smith. I urge all District 13 voters to support his campaign.”

Eddie Smith stated, “I am grateful for Governor Haslam’s kind words and his personal support. We both care deeply about Knox County and want to do everything we can to craft solutions that move our community forward in the areas of economic development, education, and infrastructure.”

To learn more about Eddie Smith, please visit voteeddiesmith.com.

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Press release from the Tennessee Republican Party, October 31, 2014:

Governor Bill Haslam Announces His Support for Troy Brewer for State Representative

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Governor Bill Haslam today announced he is officially supporting Troy Brewer for State Representative in Tennessee’s 50th House District. Brewer, the Republican nominee, is taking on incumbent Democratic candidate Bo Mitchell in Davidson County.

Governor Haslam stated, “I’m supporting the individual in this race who represents our conservative values and fiscal responsibility. District 50 needs an effective representative who will work with me. That individual is Troy Brewer. I urge all District 50 voters to support Troy’s campaign.”

Brewer remarked, “Receiving a vote of confidence and the support of Governor Haslam is another sign of the growing momentum for my campaign. I deeply appreciate his support. Both of us are committed to building on the gains our state has made in the last four years and to making District 50 an even better place to live, work, and raise a family.”

To learn more about Troy brewer, please visit www.troybrewerfortn.com.