Mississippi Association of REALTORS® Endorses Phil Bryant for Governor

Mississippi REALTORS® (MAR) announced the Association’s endorsement of Phil Bryant in the race for Governor today.

Mississippi REALTORS® is the largest business trade organization in the state representing over 5,500 real estate professionals.

MAR President, Andrea Inman Detrick, announced the endorsement on behalf of the Association. “Gov. Bryant has always been someone who understands the American dream of homeownership and the role that REALTORS® play in achieving that dream,” said Detrick. “We are proud to continue our support for Gov. Bryant in his reelection.”

Thanks to Gov. Bryant’s leadership, Mississippi has:

• Balanced the budget every year
• Filled Mississippi’s Rainy Day savings fund for emergencies
• Cut taxes over 40 times
• Governed over the creation of 17,000 new jobs
• Reduced the unemployment rate from nearly 10% in 2011 to 7.1% today

“If Mississippi’s economy is going to continue to grow, which means more Mississippians buying homes, we need Gov. Bryant to continue to serve as Governor,” said Lynette Praytor, Chair of the Mississippi REALTORS® Political Action Committee (MARPAC). “His support of public policies that advance the real estate industry and protect private property rights has been tremendous.”

“I am honored to have the endorsement of the Mississippi REALTORS®,” said Gov. Phil Bryant. “I hope to continue working with business leaders like Mississippi’s REALTORS® in order to keep Mississippi’s economy moving in the right direction.”

MAR Press Release
4/15/15