Power of Story Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -
General News

Jim Gilmore ends presidential bid

Quicklink Submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Sheila Samples     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; , Add Tags  

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 2/13/16

Become a Fan
  (45 fans)
Jim Gilmore
Jim Gilmore
(Image by marcn)
  Permission   Details   DMCA

Former Virginia governor Jim Gilmore is suspending his campaign for president, having failed to garner significant support in polls or primaries. “My campaign was intended to offer the gubernatorial experience, with the track record of a true conservative, experienced in national security, to unite the party,” Gilmore said in a statement. “I will continue to do everything I can to ensure that our next President is a free enterprise Republican who will restore our nation to greatness and keep our citizens safe.” Gilmore spent very little money campaigning and had little name recognition outside of Virginia. He polled so poorly that he did not qualify for the “undercard” in many of the Republican presidential debates. He did, surprisingly, qualify for the debate before the Iowa caucuses.
Read the rest of the story HERE:

At wapo.st

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Sheila Samples is an Oklahoma writer and a former civilian US Army Public Information Officer. She is a Managing Editor for OpEd News, and a regular contributor for a variety of Internet sites.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Follow Me on Twitter

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -