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Elected in 2011 as Mississippi's Lieutenant Governor, Tate Reeves stands ready to help guide the state toward a brighter future through a focus on improving educational achievement for students, supporting the creation of high-skilled jobs and responsibly managing the taxpayers' money. Reeves leads the 52-member Senate with a focus on keeping government spending under control, reforming education and making Mississippi a better place to raise a family. Under his leadership, Mississippi has a balanced budget that spends more on education and adequately funds other priorities, including setting aside 2 percent of state funds for a “rainy day and reducing taxpayers’ overall debt burden. Mississippi increased education spending and enacted consolidation reforms to save money and clearly communicate school performance. In an effort to make school district ratings more transparent, the Legislature changed the grading system to A, B, C, D, and F. The first steps toward school choice have been taken with the creation of public charter schools and legislation to end social promotion of students who cannot read at...
The Republican Lieutenant Governors Association (RLGA) is the only national organization committed to raising money and assisting Republicans in their campaigns for Lieutenant Governor. Across the nation, Republican lieutenant governors perform critical tasks overseeing small business recruitment, heading economic development, administering fair elections, maintaining homeland security and leading disaster recovery.

Pete Peterson for secretary of state

Monday, July 21, 2014
San Jose Mercury News Editorial July 18, 2014 It's time for a shakeup at the Secretary of State's Office. Pete Peterson, executive director of Pepperdine University's Davenport Institute for Public Engagement and Civic Participation, can provide fresh leadership and solid experience in the skills needed to update this pathetically ineffective...

GOP groups target Democrats' House supermajority

Monday, July 21, 2014
The Associated Press By Kerry Lester July 18, 2014 National Republican legislative groups say eliminating Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan's Democratic supermajority is among the top goals in the 2014 election, and are pledging financial assistance and other help to local party members. The Republican Legislative Campaign Committee and the...

GOP campaign group: Iowa Senate is a top target in 2014

Monday, July 21, 2014
The Des Moines RegisterBy Jason Noble July 17, 2014 The Iowa Senate is one of 16 top targets for a national Republican group to turn from blue to red this year, likely meaning additional investments of national campaign cash for candidates in key races. The Republican Legislative Campaign Committee highlighted...

National GOP legislative committee says has resources to flip New Hampshire House this year

Monday, July 21, 2014
The Associated Press July 17, 2014 The Republican Legislative Campaign Committee said Thursday that it has the resources to help flip control of the New Hampshire House of Representatives back to the GOP. In a conference call, leaders of the RLCC and the Republican State Leadership Committee said the committees...

National GOP promises spending in Minn. races

Monday, July 21, 2014
The Associated Press July 17, 2014 A national Republican group is promising “significant” spending to support Minnesota Republicans’ effort to retake the state House. The Republican State Leadership Committee spent more than $600,000 in Minnesota two years ago, when the GOP lost control of both chambers. But with President Obama’s...

National Republicans target Maine Legislature

Monday, July 21, 2014
The Associated Press July 17, 2014 National Republican groups eager to flip more state Legislatures over to GOP control said Thursday the Maine House of Representatives and Senate are among their top targets this year. Leaders of the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee and the Republican State Leadership Committee said in a conference call that the two...

GOP groups working for Republican control of Kentucky House

Monday, July 21, 2014
The Lexington-Herald Leader By Jack Brammer July 17, 2014 Two national groups dedicated to electing Republican state legislators have their sights set on the Kentucky House. The GOP has a great shot to take control of the Kentucky House for the first time since 1921, officials with the Republican Legislative...
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Jesse Adams
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Washington, DC 20004

Email: JAdams@rslc.com
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