Cue the Paulbots…

According to a tweet by The Hill’s Alexandra Jaffe, Ron Paul has endorsed Chris McDaniel in the Mississippi US Senate race.


Here’s the McDaniel release:

Ron Paul Endorses Chris McDaniel for U.S. Senate

Laurel, MS – Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Mississippi today announced he received the endorsement of former U.S. House Representative and presidential candidate Dr. Ron Paul.

“Ron Paul has been an inspiration to so many to become involved in politics and to engage the system, which is exactly what our nation needs at this crucial juncture,” McDaniel said. “Dr. Paul is a true champion for civil liberties and opponent of government overreach and out-of-control spending, and I’m very excited to have his endorsement in our fight for liberty in Mississippi,” McDaniel concluded.

On his endorsement, Dr. Paul said, “Chris McDaniel has been a fighter in the Mississippi Senate for smaller government and more personal liberties. We need Chris McDaniel in the U.S. Senate and I am proud to endorse his campaign.”

McDaniel has been endorsed by a wide array of elected officials and organizations, including , Gary Bauer, Glenn Beck, Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin, Sarah Palin, Rick Santorum, Phyllis Schlafly, American Conservative Union, Club for Growth, Family Research Council, FreedomWorks, Gun Owners of America, Madison Project, National Association for Gun Rights, Senate Conservatives Fund, Tea Party Express, and Tea Party Patriots, Coalition to Reduce Spending, and Young Americans for Liberty.