The state Republican Party just sent out a Save the Date — no longer just for weddings — announcing Haley Barbour as the headliner for its September 14 dinner.
Barbour has deep fundraising ties in the city, due to his work with the Republican National Committee and, more recently, the Republican Governors Association.
Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour isn’t running for president, after all.
In a statement this afternoon, Barbour said he couldn’t offer the kind of committment it takes to successfully mount a campaign for the White House.
“A candidate for president today is embracing a ten-year commitment to an all-consuming effort, to the virtual exclusion of Read More