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Romney Campaign Press Release - Former Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn Endorses Governor Mitt Romney For President

June 26, 2007


CONTACT: Kevin Madden June 26, 2007

Boston, MA - Today, Governor Mitt Romney announced that former Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn (R-WA) will serve as a National Co-Chair of Women for Mitt. Congresswoman Dunn will help organize the National Women for Mitt effort and spread Governor Romney's message of strong conservative leadership. She will also serve as Washington State Honorary Finance Chair.

Making today's announcement, Governor Romney said, "For twelve years, Congresswoman Dunn served the people of her district by championing the cause of a stronger America. I am confident that her deep understanding of the important issues of our day will provide an invaluable service to my campaign and help spread my message across Washington state and the country. I am proud to welcome her to the Romney for President Team."

Announcing her support today, Congresswoman Dunn said, "In both business and government, Governor Romney has proven that his leadership can bring change and results. Whether it was saving the Winter Olympic Games or fighting for lower taxes, Governor Romney has always stood for strong, principled leadership. I am confident that his message of hope and optimism will resonate with all Americans."

Background On Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn:

Congresswoman Dunn Represented Washington State's Eighth Congressional District In The United States House Of Representatives From 1993 To 2005. As a Member of Congress, she worked hard to lower government spending and reduce the federal budget deficit. She dedicated much of her time in Washington to improving Social Security benefits for women. She also worked to lower the tax burden on working parents and repeal the death tax on family businesses. Congresswoman Dunn has also played an influential role in Republican politics, serving as Chairwoman for the Washington State Republican Party and Vice Chair for the Republican Conference in the House of Representatives.

Mitt Romney, Romney Campaign Press Release - Former Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn Endorses Governor Mitt Romney For President Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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