Announcing his support, Senator John Thune said, “The next election will be the most important in generations. We can choose to continue on the same path with four more years of President Obama’s failed policies or we can choose a leader who has the needed experience to lead an economic recovery. Mitt Romney has shown throughout his life in the private sector, as leader of the Olympics, as governor, and in this campaign that he will not back down from difficult challenges. His plans to revitalize the private sector and restore our country’s fiscal health are drawn from his 25 year career as a conservative businessman. Washington could use these commonsense principles at such a critical time.”
“We're in a deep, deep hole, and its going to take the right kind of leader to get us out of that hole... What impresses me about Governor Romney, is he talked a little bit about his experience as governor. He is a guy who has turned failing things around. In business he turned failing companies around. He turned the olymipcs around. He turned the state of Massachusetts around. We need somebody that can turn this country around, and put it on a more sustainable path, that will build a better, brighter future, for future generations of Americans...
“The person in my view who is best qualified to do that, who has the skill-set and experience to get the job done done for the American people is Mitt Romney.”
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