Former Republican Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney has endorsed New Hampshire gubernatorial candidate Walt Havenstein.
In a statement, the former Massachusetts governor praised Havenstein’s leadership abilities, pointing to his tenure as the CEO of BAE Systems.
Havenstein is running against Republican activist Andrew Hemingway, who led Tea Party protests against Romney in the last election.
The two will face off in a September 9th primary.
The winner will face Governor Maggie Hassan in the November general election.