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FIRST ON FOX: GOP Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia is landing the support of a high-profile Republican from neighboring South Carolina as he runs for re-election this year in a rematch against Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams, whom he narrowly defeated four years ago.
Kemp on Tuesday was endorsed by former two-term South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, who served as ambassador to the United Nations during President Trump’s administration.
“Governor Brian Kemp knows how to win. He’s a fighter who kept Georgia open for business, cut income taxes, suspended the gas tax, and brought record new jobs into the Peach State. Governor Kemp beat Stacey Abrams once, and he’ll do it again in November,” Haley said in a statement that was shared first with Fox News.
Kemp noted that he is “honored to have the support of Ambassador Nikki Haley as…