Romney’s ‘body man’ moving forward

Garrett Jackson used to very literally follow in Mitt Romney’s footsteps.

As Romney’s personal assistant, the Brookhaven native spent almost every waking minute with the man who missed being president by about four percent of the vote in November.

Now he’s shadowing Romney in a different way. Jackson, 26, done with the political life for a while, is taking a job with a private equity firm in Houston.

Clarion Ledger