Lt. Gov. Phil Bryant campaigns along Gulf Coast

On his first-of-the-week tour, he opened campaign offices in Vancleave and Gulfport, attended a Biloxi fish fry with 150 supporters, breakfasted in Bay St. Louis early Tuesday morning with officials there, came to Picayune later in the day, lunching with local GOP officials at Don’s Seafood and visiting the Pennies for Your Park construction site. Then he dropped by the Item office to discuss his candidacy for governor.

Lunching with him at Don’s were Sheriff David Allison, Picayune Mayor Ed Pinero, Jr., City Councilman Wayne Gouguet, State Rep. Mark Formby (R-Picayune) and other local GOP supporters and officials.

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