List of Mitt Romney presidential campaign endorsements, 2012

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This is a list of prominent people or groups who formally endorsed or voiced support for presidential hopeful Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential election campaign during the Republican Party primaries and the general election.

Note: Added endorsers must have a reliable published source with a citation. Any without will be removed.

Former U.S. presidents, vice presidents, and first ladies[edit]

Former 2012 presidential candidates[edit]

U.S. Senators[edit]

Current[edit]

Former[edit]

U.S. Representatives[edit]

Current[edit]

Former[edit]

Governors[edit]

Current[edit]

Former[edit]

State, local and territory officials[edit]

Mayors/Vice Mayors[edit]

Publications[edit]

See: Newspaper endorsements in the United States presidential election, 2012

National political figures and former cabinet officials[edit]

International political figures[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

US Armed Forces members[edit]

Businesspeople[edit]

Social and political activists[edit]

Clergy[edit]

Astronauts/NASA[edit]

Organizations[edit]

Companies[edit]

Entertainers and artists[edit]

Actors[edit]

Comedians[edit]

Directors[edit]

Models[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Bands[edit]

Adult entertainers[edit]

Producers[edit]

Screenwriters[edit]

Television and radio personalities[edit]

Writers[edit]

Athletes[edit]

Baseball (MLB)[edit]

Basketball (NBA)[edit]

Bobsled[edit]

Football (NFL)[edit]

Golf[edit]

Ice skating/hockey[edit]

Skeet shooting[edit]

Skeleton racing[edit]

Skiing[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Auto racing (NASCAR)[edit]

Professional wrestling[edit]

Nobel Prize laureates[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  3. ^ "Dick Cheney to raise money for Romney". 
  4. ^ "Quayle to Endorse Romney". Thepage.time.com. December 5, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  5. ^ Barbara Bush supports Romney MSNBC. March 5, 2012.
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  10. ^ Graham, David (May 16, 2012). "Herman Cain Endorses Romney, Expects to Campaign With Him". Retrieved August 4, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Gingrich Endorses Romney". Newsmax.com. 2012-05-06. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  12. ^ Condon, Stephanie (January 16, 2012). "Huntsman drops out, endorses Romney". CBS News. Retrieved January 16, 2012. 
  13. ^ "Thad McCotter, rumored to be running for president, drops out and endorses Romney". Hot Air. September 22, 2011. Retrieved October 2, 2011. 
  14. ^ "Tim Pawlenty Endorses Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. September 12, 2011. Retrieved September 13, 2011. 
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  23. ^ Burr, Dole endorse Romney :: WRAL.com
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  29. ^ Governor Terry Branstad and Senator Chuck Grassley To Serve As Honorary Iowa Co-Chairs
  30. ^ "Nevada Gov. Sandoval, Sen. Heller endorse Romney". Associated Press. April 11, 2012. 
  31. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Senator John and Mikey Hoeven as North Dakota Campaign Chairs
  32. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support of Texas Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison
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  36. ^ "Kirk to throw support to Romney". Chicagotribune.com. December 19, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  37. ^ Senator Jon Kyl Stands With Mitt
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  41. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski, Qualifies for Alaska Republican Ballot". Mittromney.com. December 2, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  42. ^ Mitt Romney: Sen. Paul Is A Leader In The Effort To Scale Back The Size Of Government
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  46. ^ Sessions, Bentley laud Romney VP pick | Fox10tv.com
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  54. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support of Former Missouri Senator Kit Bond
  55. ^ Zito, Salena. "Byrd's-eye view of Dems dim". TribLive. 
  56. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Mitt Romney Announces Support Of Additional Colorado Leaders
  57. ^ "Coleman part of Romney's 2012 Foreign Policy Team". Mittromney.com. October 6, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  58. ^ D'Amato for Romney - POLITICO.com
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  63. ^ "Fmr. Sen. Connie Mack backs Romney | Florida politics blog: The Buzz | Tampa Bay Times". Tampabay.com. November 3, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  64. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Sen. Mel Martinez | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. October 10, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  65. ^ a b Mitt Romney Announces Oregon Leadership Committee
  66. ^ Jewish Americans For Romney Leadership Team
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  68. ^ a b c d e f g h "Mitt Romney Announces Foreign Policy And National Security Advisory Team". Mittromney.com. October 6, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  69. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Congresswoman Sandy Adams". mittromney.com. January 18, 2012. Retrieved January 18, 2012. 
  70. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Louisiana Congressman Rodney Alexander | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. October 6, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  71. ^ "The Page by Mark Halperin – Romney Nabs Amodei". Time. October 26, 2011. 
  72. ^ "Ayotte, Bass get behind Romney". Nashua Telegraph. November 21, 2011. 
  73. ^ a b c Cohn, Alicia M. (February 16, 2012). "Michigan Leaders Lining Up for Romney". Mittromneycentral.com. Retrieved February 16, 2012. 
  74. ^ a b Cohn, Alicia M. (October 12, 2011). "Romney snags Dennis Hastert, more endorsements – The Hill's Ballot Box". Thehill.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  75. ^ a b c "Mitt Romney Announces Support of California Congressmen Jerry Lewis, Ken Calvert & Brian Bilbray | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. December 6, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
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  77. ^ a b c "POLITICO Forums:Ron Paul's new ad calls him the Big Dog-Three Tennessee congressmen to endorse Romney-Sources dispute report that Cain will endorse Gingrich-Schlafly for Bachmann - POLITICO.com". Dyn.politico.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  78. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z Women For Mitt Coalition
  79. ^ Congressman Dan Boren | Representing the 2nd District of Oklahoma
  80. ^ "POLITICO Forums:Morning Score: Paul's new ad calls him The One-Dave Camp to endorse Romney-Gingrich gets a pastor-Perry's new ad highlights populist message-DCCC outraised NRCC in November - POLITICO.com". Dyn.politico.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  81. ^ a b c d e f g h Mitt Romney Announces "Juntos Con Romney" Hispanic Leadership Team
  82. ^ "Eric Cantor endorses Mitt Romney". Politico.Com. 2012-03-04. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  83. ^ a b Foley, Elise (April 5, 2012). "Texas Congressmen Endorse Mitt Romney". The Huffington Post. Retrieved April 5, 2012. 
  84. ^ Alexander Burns (July 5, 2011). "Jason Chaffetz, former Huntsman chief of staff, backs Mitt Romney". Politico. Retrieved September 13, 2011. 
  85. ^ a b c "Mitt Romney Announces Support of North Carolina Representatives | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. October 17, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  86. ^ "Conaway renews Romney support " San Angelo Standard Times Mobile". M.gosanangelo.com. 2012-01-26. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  87. ^ http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2012/07/mitt-romney-announces-arkansas-finance-leadership-team
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  89. ^ http://m.mittromney.com/blogs/mitts-view/2012/03/mitt-romney-announces-support-california-congressman-jeff-denham
  90. ^ McNulty, Tim (13 March 2012). "Dent, Shuster for Romney". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  91. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Tennessee Congressman Scott DesJarlais". mittromney.com. 2 March 2012. Retrieved 8 March 2012. 
  92. ^ a b Caputo, Marc. "Romney picks up key South Florida endorsements – Political Currents". MiamiHerald.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  93. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Congressman Robert Dold | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. November 14, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  94. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2012/08/mitt-romney-announces-farmers-and-ranchers-romney-coalition0
  95. ^ Kraus, Scott (March 28, 2012). "Romney makes Rep. Fitzpatrick support official". The Morning Call. Retrieved March 28, 2012. 
  96. ^ Lederman, Josh (September 22, 2011). "Romney beating Perry in Arizona poll". The Hill. Retrieved October 2, 2011. 
  97. ^ http://m.vcstar.com/news/2012/aug/11/romney-running-mate-wins-praise-from-state-local/
  98. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Pennsylvania Congressman Jim Gerlach | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. November 9, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  99. ^ "Rep. Kay Granger: Moms Make family Financial Decisions". Mittromney.com. 2012-04-12. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  100. ^ "Tim Griffin, onetime Perry fan, backs Mitt – Alexander Burns". Politico.Com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  101. ^ Barrett, Devlin (October 10, 2011). "Giuliani Ally Backs Romney". The Wall Street Journal. 
  102. ^ "New York Congresswoman Nan Hayworth Announces Support for Mitt Romney | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. November 4, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  103. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Washington Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler". Mittromney.com. 2012-02-06. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  104. ^ http://lajolla.patch.com/articles/sources-romney-will-announce-rep-paul-ryan-as-gop-running-mate
  105. ^ "U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance Endorses Romney". 26 October 2011. Retrieved 28 December 2011. 
  106. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Ohio Congressman Steve Latourette". 21 February 2012. Retrieved 8 March 20121. 
  107. ^ "Long to endorse Mitt Romney today | Inside Missouri Politics". Blogs.news-leader.com. 2012-01-12. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  108. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Congressman Cynthia Lummis as Wyoming Campaign Chair | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. November 14, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  109. ^ Patrick O'Connor (26 March 2012). "A Top House Leader Backs Romney". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 29 March 2012. 
  110. ^ Burns, Alexander. "House Armed Services Chairman Buck McKeon for Mitt Romney". Politico. 
  111. ^ "POLITICO Forums:McMorris Rodgers backs Romney-Previewing Mitt's RJC speech-DNC hits on secrecy-Chicago plans for Newt-Bruning's first ad-Bachmann's path in Iowa - POLITICO.com". Dyn.politico.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  112. ^ "PolitiJax: John Mica throws his support to Mitt Romney". jacksonville.com. 2012-01-17. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  113. ^ Gray, Kathleen (March 21, 2012). "U.S. Rep. Candice Miller endorses Romney". freep.com. Retrieved March 28, 2012. [dead link]
  114. ^ "Florida’s Jeff Miller Endorses Mitt Romney : Roll Call Politics". Rollcall.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  115. ^ "3 more Texans in Congress endorse Romney: Granger, Conaway and Olson | Trail Blazers Blog". Trailblazersblog.dallasnews.com. 2012-01-20. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  116. ^ "Erik Paulsen endorses Mitt Romney for president". mprnews.com. January 27, 2012. Retrieved January 27, 2012. 
  117. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Washington Congressman Dave Reichert". Mittromney.com. 2012-02-28. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  118. ^ Sabrina Eaton, The Plain Dealer (October 25, 2011). "U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci endorses Mitt Romney for president". cleveland.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  119. ^ Congresswoman Martha Roby Supports Mitt Romney
  120. ^ a b GLENN THRUSH (October 17, 2011). "Rogers, Whitfield endorse Romney-House Majority PAC ad blasts 4 Republicans-Crossroads brackets POTUS bus tour-Obama's juggernaut-DSCC polls Utah – POLITICO Morning Score". Politico.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  121. ^ "The Page by Mark Halperin | Rogers Backs Romney". Thepage.time.com. December 22, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  122. ^ "CA Congressman Rohrabacher: "Romney – By Far – Best Choice"". Mittromneycentral.com. December 12, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  123. ^ Cohn, Alicia (September 23, 2011). "Romney gains endorsements from McCotter, Rokita". The Hill. Retrieved October 2, 2011. 
  124. ^ http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2012/04/rep-dennis-ross-president-has-failed-create-jobs-florida
  125. ^ Parker, Ashley; Zeleny, Jeff (March 30, 2012). "Paul Ryan Endorses Romney for President". The Caucus (blog). 
  126. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. November 8, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  127. ^ Tim Scott: Paul Ryan brings House into Mitt Romney's fold - Kate Nocera - POLITICO.com
  128. ^ Sweet, Lynn (March 18, 2011). "Santorum, Romney battle for Illinois conservatives". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved March 19, 2011. 
  129. ^ "Top Corbett adviser to head Santorum Pa. campaign". RealClearPolitics. March 13, 2012. Retrieved March 19, 2012. 
  130. ^ "Lamar Smith endorses Romney – San Antonio Express-News". Mysanantonio.com. October 26, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  131. ^ "Thornberry endorses Romney " Abilene Reporter-News Mobile". M.reporternews.com. 2012-04-05. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  132. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Ohio Congressman Mike Turner". mittromney.com. 2012-01-17. Retrieved 2012-02-01. 
  133. ^ "Rep. Tim Walberg endorses Mitt Romney, campaign confirms". Mlive.com. February 8, 2012. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  134. ^ Romney For President Announces Black Leadership Council
  135. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Arkansas Congressman Steve Womack". mittromney.com. 2012-01-19. Retrieved 2012-02-01. 
  136. ^ Libertarian Republican: HUGE NEWS!! 2008 Libertarian Party Presidential candidate endorses Republican Mitt Romney for President
  137. ^ O'Donnell on the Left of Me, Castle on My Right: Mitt Romney in Delaware
  138. ^ Video: 2008 Obama backer Artur Davis will vote for Mitt Romney « Hot Air
  139. ^ "Endorsements From Connecticut". Mittromney.com. July 2, 2012. 
  140. ^ a b c Mitt Romney Announces "Juntos Con Romney" Hispanic Leadership Team
  141. ^ Burns, Alexander (August 29, 2011). "Mitt Romney wins Charles Djou primary". The Politico. Retrieved October 2, 2011. 
  142. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Additional Alabama Endorsements
  143. ^ a b c Mitt Romney Announces Additional Michigan Endorsements
  144. ^ Maine GOP Leaders Endorse Romney for 2012
  145. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Additional Pennsylvania Endorsements
  146. ^ Endorsement: Former Wisconsin Congressman And Ambassador Mark Green
  147. ^ Mitt Romney Announces South Carolina Endorsements
  148. ^ a b "New York: A Blizzard of Endorsements for Romney". Mittromneycentral.com. December 21, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  149. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Additional Rhode Island Endorsements
  150. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Guy Molinari | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. October 6, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  151. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Susan Molinari | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. October 12, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  152. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Washington State Elected Officials and Leaders". Mittromney.com. Retrieved 21 October 2012. 
  153. ^ Scott Powers (January 27, 2012). "Former U.S. Rep. Clay Shaw joins Romney". Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved January 29, 2012. 
  154. ^ http://www.politico.com/blogs/davidcatanese/1111/McMahon_endorses_Romney_.html/
  155. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Connecticut Campaign Team | Mitt Romney for President". Mittromney.com. September 29, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  156. ^ http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2012/11/former-rep-james-stanton-d-ohio-why-cleveland-democrat-supports-mitt-romney
  157. ^ "Branstad encourages party to come together and support Mitt Romney". April 10, 2012. 
  158. ^ Laing, Keith (2012-02-26). "Arizona Gov. Brewer endorses Mitt Romney - The Hill's Ballot Box". Thehill.com. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  159. ^ "Mississippi governor endorses Romney - Political Hotsheet - CBS News". CBS News. 
  160. ^ "Guam Governor Eddie Calvo Endorses Mitt Romney". Pacific News Center. 2012-03-09. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  161. ^ Christie Endorses Romney Ahead of GOP Debate
  162. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett
  163. ^ Jack Dalrymple for Governor » Governor Romney Visits Wrigley Mechanical
  164. ^ Governor Mitch Daniels Endorses Mitt Romney
  165. ^ Nathan Deal joins the Mitt Romney campaign | Political Insider
  166. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Women For Mitt Coalition
  167. ^ Eugenio, Haidee V. (2012-03-10). "Fitial endorses Mitt Romney". Saipan Tribune. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  168. ^ Rucker, Philip (January 27, 2012). "Puerto Rico governor Fortuño endorses Romney". The Washington Post. 
  169. ^ Parker, Ashley (December 16, 2011). "Nikki Haley Endorses Mitt Romney - NYTimes.com". South Carolina: Thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  170. ^ Mitt Romney Central | Romney Endorsements: Amb John Bolton, SC Leaders, TN Gov Haslam, KS Secty of State Kobach | Mitt Romney Central
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  172. ^ "Utah Gov. Herbert backs Romney". The Washington Post. February 2, 2012. Retrieved February 2, 2012. 
  173. ^ Alliot, David (April 11, 2012). "Jindal Endorses Romney for GOP Nomination". Newsmax. 
  174. ^ Governor John Kasich And Lt. Governor Mary Taylor Stand With Mitt
  175. ^ "Maine governor threatens to skip GOP convention - News - Boston.com". [dead link]
  176. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support of Wyoming Governor Matt Mead
  177. ^ Burns, Alexander (January 20, 2012). "McDonnell for Mitt". Politico. 
  178. ^ "Snyder: Mitt Romney is the best choice". Detroit News. February 16, 2012. 
  179. ^ Friedman, Emily (April 10, 2012). "Bobby Jindal, Pat Toomey and Rick Scott Line Up Behind Romney". ABC News. 
  180. ^ Mitt Romney's ticket faces growing pains as Dems attack | masslive.com
  181. ^ "William F. Weld firmly in Mitt Romney’s camp, even as N.Y. convention delegate". The Boston Globe. [dead link]
  182. ^ a b Mitt Romney Announces California Leadership Team
  183. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Governor Bob Ehrlich As Chairman And RNC Committeeman Louis Pope As Co-Chair Of MD Campaign". Mittromney.com. October 21, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  184. ^ Huckabee Endorses Mitt Romney, Blasts Planned Parenthood | LifeNews.com
  185. ^ "Oklahoma Leaders, Incl Fmr OK Gov Frank Keating, Endorse Romney". Mittromneycentral.com. October 25, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  186. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Montana Leadership Team
  187. ^ Kriss, Erik (March 7, 2012). "Pataki endorses Mitt as Romney holds lead among NY GOPers: poll". New York Post. 
  188. ^ "Plum Endorsement for Romney: Fmr. Iowa Gov Robert Ray". Mittromneycentral.com. December 2, 2011. 
  189. ^ Foley, Elise (14 March 2012). "Tom Ridge Endorses Mitt Romney". Huffington Post. 
  190. ^ February 6, 2012  (2012-02-06). "Mitt Romney touts endorsement by Fmr. Gov. Pete Wilson - latimes.com". Latimesblogs.latimes.com. p. m. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  191. ^ "Delaware: Romney Garners 24 Endorsements, Files Paperwork UPDATE: More Georgia Endorsements". Mittromneycentral.com. October 27, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  192. ^ Easley, Jonathan (2012-03-21). "Jeb Bush endorses Mitt Romney; calls for party to unite behind front-runner – The Hill's Blog Briefing Room". Thehill.com. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  193. ^ "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Fmr. Pennsylvania Governor Mark Schweiker". mittromney.com. 2012-03-29. Retrieved 2012-04-23. 
  194. ^ "Governor John H. Sununu Endorses Mitt Romney". Retrieved June 4, 2012. 
  195. ^ Gentilviso, Chris (August 12, 2012). "Sarah Palin VP Reaction Focuses Mainly On Obama". Huffington Post. 
  196. ^ Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott: Texans Will Not Tolerate This Overreach Of Government
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  201. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z http://www.mittromney.com/blogs/mitts-view/2012/04/endorsements-ohio
  202. ^ "Endorsements that Romney, Obama may not want". The Washington Post. October 19, 2012. 
  203. ^ Mitt Romney Central | The GOP Presidential Endorsement Chart | Mitt Romney Central
  204. ^ a b Mitt Romney Announces Arizona Endorsements
  205. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s California | Mitt Romney for President
  206. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m http://www.mittromney.com/blogs/mitts-view/2012/06/endorsements-maine
  207. ^ Bill Bolling - Virginia Supports Romney/Ryan
  208. ^ a b c d e f g h http://www.mittromney.com/blogs/mitts-view/2012/06/endorsements-west-virginia
  209. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p http://www.mittromney.com/blogs/mitts-view/2012/04/endorsements-nevada
  210. ^ Huckabee to stump for Romney in Gainesville | AccessNorthGa
  211. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support Of Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley
  212. ^ a b c d Romney For President Announces Black Leadership Council
  213. ^ "Ted Cruz: Tea Party will support Mitt Romney". USA Today. August 29, 2012. 
  214. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Additional Louisiana Endorsements
  215. ^ Lt. Gov. Mark Darr: "Why I'm for Romney" | The Saline Courier
  216. ^ Democratic NY Assemblyman Stumps for Romney | Race 4 2012
  217. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support of Alabama Speaker of the House
  218. ^ Missouri politicians respond to Romney's VP pick
  219. ^ Nov. 16 2011 Mitt Romney Announces Support of Eight Nevada Senators
  220. ^ "Mia Love: Romney showed us what he can do". Fox News. October 5, 2012. 
  221. ^ Mitt Romney campaigns with Tea Party favorite Richard Mourdock in Indiana - First Read
  222. ^ Lemons, Stephen (April 5, 2012). "Russell Pearce, Serial Liar, Endorses Mitt Romney, Tells the Truth for Once". Phoenix New Times. 
  223. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Support of Additional Maine Elected Officials and Leaders
  224. ^ "FL Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam Endorses Romney". Mitt Romney Central. October 18, 2011. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  225. ^ Mitt Romney Announces Jackson County Mississippi Endorsements
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