Dennis’ run for governor a work in progress

Dennis, who runs Specialty Contractors & Associates of Gulfport, actually has crisscrossed the state since the beginning of last year.

“Since January 2010, we have been working excessively, going out and working three and four days, every single week, throughout upstate Mississippi, doing the exact same thing,” Dennis said Monday afternoon during a stop at the Lake Terrace Convention Center’s Visitors Center.

“Certainly, you have to work for name (identification). It’s a big deal, and in Republican circles, it’s normally about 200,000 to 250,000 people who vote in Republican primaries, and those are concentrated in approximately 13 or 14 counties in the state, with three or four of them in this exact region around Hattiesburg.”

Hattiesburg American