Sarah Huckabee Sanders – former press secretary of the 45th US President Donald Trump and the daughter of former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, on Monday (January 25, US time) announced she would be joining the run. Arkansas governor seat race.
Ms. Sanders, 38 years old, was born on August 13, 1982 in Hope, Arkansas. Hope town is also the birthplace of former President Bill Clinton.
Ms. Sanders announced she would run for governor of Arkansas in a video posted on her personal Twitter page.
I’m in -> https://t.co/8bmfl3ZPgp
– Sarah Huckabee Sanders (@SarahHuckabee) January 25, 2021
The former Trump administration’s press secretary will face many famous candidates in the primary round of the Republican Party.
Mr. Asaq Hutchnson, the current governor of Arkansas, Republican, could not continue to run again due to limited term.
Ms. Sanders is expected thanks to Mr. Trump’s bonus photo to win in the preliminary round and then retain the governor seat for the Republican Party.
Mr. Trump won 62% of the vote in the state of Arkansas in the US presidential election in November 2020.
At the time Ms. Sanders left the White House last year on personal excuses, Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter: “She is an extremely special person with extraordinary talent, has done great work. I hope you decide to run for governor of Arkansas“.
On Monday night (January 25, US time), Mr. Trump issued a statement attesting to Ms. Sanders in the race for governor. He said Miss Sanders would “always fighting“For the people of this state and”do the right things“.
“Sarah is strong in the margins, tough on crime, and fully supportive of the Second Amendment and officers in our law enforcement“, Mr. Trump announced.
“She loves our Army and Veterans – and she loves the state of Arkansas”Mr. Trump continued. “Sarah will be the Great Governor, and you get my Full and Comprehensive Testimonial!“