August 31, 2015
Gov. Scott Walker
Announces Attorney General Jerry Kilgore as Virginia Finance
Following his first trip to Virginia since announcing his candidacy
for president, Gov. Scott Walker today announced that former Virginia
Attorney General Jerry Kilgore will serve as Finance Chairman for his
campaign in the commonwealth.
"I am eager to do what it takes to help Gov. Walker succeed in
Virginia in March and beyond," said Kilgore. "His message of fighting
and winning for the hard-working taxpayers is one I believe Virginians
– and all Americans – are yearning to hear, and his record of
accomplishment following through on that message is second to none.
Gov. Scott Walker is the leader our country needs, and I am honored to
support his efforts in this campaign."
served as Virginia Attorney General from 2002 to 2005 and was the
Republican nominee in the 2005 Virginia governor's race. He is a former
chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association. He has also
served as Virginia Secretary of Public Safety and was a member of Gov.
George Allen's cabinet.