ATLANTA, GA – David Perdue, Trump-endorsed candidate for Governor, released the following statement on Vernon Jones’ endorsement in the Governor’s race:
“Vernon Jones is a conservative patriot who cares deeply about Georgia,” said Perdue. “We need his voice and we need him in the fight. I’m proud to have his support of our Trump-endorsed campaign. Conservatives are united and ready to beat Stacey Abrams. I appreciate Vernon’s willingness to serve and look forward to working together to get big things done for Georgia.”
Earlier today, Jones endorsed David Perdue for Governor.
“After much prayer & consideration I have decided that I can best serve the people of Georgia in the Congress of the United States,” said Jones. “I believe that strong conservative voices need to be heard as we lead America into the future. Because of this decision I am officially withdrawing my candidacy for Governor effective today and will be supporting David Perdue for Governor. He is a good man who loves our state and loves our Country. I’d like to thank the thousands of Georgians that welcomed me into their homes and communities. I would ask for their continued support as I seek to represent them in the United States Congress. Together as conservatives we will Take Georgia Back.”