Former Vice President Mike Pence has taken the opposite side from former President Trump in the hotly-contested Georgia GOP gubernatorial race, choosing to support current Georgia GOP Governor Brian Kemp for the May 24 primary.
Pence is scheduled to hold a rally for Kemp on May 23, The New York Post noted. Trump has backed former GOP Senator David Perdue in the race.
“Brian Kemp is one of the most successful conservative governors in America. He built a safer and stronger Georgia by cutting taxes, empowering parents and investing in teachers, funding law enforcement, and standing strong for the right to life,” Pence stated.
He added, “Brian Kemp is my friend, a man dedicated to faith, family and the people of Georgia. I am proud to offer my