updated March 3, 2008
JOHN McCAIN 2008, INC.
(announced Feb. 22, 2007)
First elected to Congress in 1996. Professional staff member on the
Senate Commerce Committee. Member of Senate Majority Leader Trent
Lott’s staff. Appointed by President George H.W. Bush as a Department
of Agriculture liaison to the former European Communist countries.
Bachelors degree in business administration from the University of Mississippi
and a masters degree in business administration from Baylor University,
1989. Co-chairman of Mississippi for Bush-Cheney 2000 and 2004.
||U.S. Rep. Chip Pickering (MS-03)
Gov. Haley Barbour (March
U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran
(Feb. 7, 2008; initially backed FThompson, then Romney)
Former U.S. Sen. Trent Lott
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