"Gov. Bob McDonnell this morning endorsed Mitt Romney's bid for the Republican presidential nomination, calling him a "results-oriented conservative" who can appeal to Democrats and independents," reported the Richmond Times Dispatch.
Romney is the only former governor among the top Republican candidates. McDonnell believes the experience of being a governor provides candidates the executive experience needed for the job of President.
McDonnell will fly to South Carolina this afternoon to campaign for Romney ahead of Tuesday's primary.
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. Gov. McDonnell and Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling joined him in supporting Republican candidates for the November 2011 general election.