Nashville, Tennessee (press release) – The Staats’ Campaign continues to gain momentum before the primary by picking up another endorsement from a prominent Republican. State Senator. Senator Bill Ketron announced his support for Brad Staats' candidacy for the Republican nomination in Tennessee 5th Congressional District.
Senator Ketron, who serves as Republican Caucus Chair in the Tennessee State Senate, stated why he was supporting Staats for the nomination, “Brad is a solid conservative, but also someone with the talents and resources to defeat Jim Cooper in November. It is my belief that we as a State would be best served with Brad Staats in Congress.”
Welcoming Senator Ketron's endorsement, Staats stated, “I am honored to have, Bill Ketron, the second ranking member of the Tennessee State Senate, endorse our campaign. It is with support like his that we will emerge victorious in the primary and defeat a liberal like Jim Cooper in November.”