WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Governors Association (RGA) released the following statement from RGA Chairman Governor Greg Abbott congratulating Governor Jim Justice on his victory in the West Virginia gubernatorial election:
“On behalf of America’s Republican governors, I congratulate Governor Jim Justice on his successful reelection. Governor Justice is a straight shooter who tells it like it is and gets real results while caring deeply for the people of West Virginia. With his focus on growing jobs, expanding opportunity, and providing hope for all West Virginians, Jim has delivered for the citizens of his state.
“Governor Justice has made education a centerpiece of his administration, carried out historic improvements to the state’s roads and highways, provided much deserved tax cuts for the state’s veterans and seniors, and demonstrated strong, capable leadership while guiding West Virginia through the COVID-19 crisis. Governor Justice is the right leader to successfully confront the challenges ahead and put the Mountain State on a bright and prosperous path forward. The RGA is proud to support Governor Justice as he continues supporting the great state of West Virginia.”