FreedomWorks Doesn’t Intend to Endorse Romney

0 Posted by - June 21, 2012 - Elections, Politics

romney missles 0327 300x200 FreedomWorks Doesn’t Intend to Endorse RomneyThe head of a major tea party group says his organization doesn’t plan to endorse presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney.

“FreedomWorks has not made it a practice to endorse for presidential elections, and I don’t expect we’ll deviate from tradition this year,” FreedomWorks President Matt Kibbe told The Daily Caller. “Our focus elsewhere is always on electing more-conservative candidates.”

This prohibition on endorsing presidential candidates didn’t prevent FreedomWorks from attacking Romney during the GOP primary. In fact, one of the tea party organization’s top goals was to prevent Romney from becoming the nominee. In March, as it became increasingly clear Romney would win the nomination, FreedomWorks officially dropped its strident opposition to him.

CONTINUED at The Daily Caller.

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