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Gov. Phil Bryant signs letter of support for President Trump's Nobel Peace Prize nomination

Governor Bryant tweeted Tuesday saying, "I was proud to sign the letter supporting @realDonaldTrump for the Nobel Peace Prize. Source: WLBT archives Governor Bryant tweeted Tuesday saying, "I was proud to sign the letter supporting @realDonaldTrump for the Nobel Peace Prize. Source: WLBT archives
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant is one of seven governors who have signed a letter supporting President Donald Trump's nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize.

Governor Bryant tweeted Tuesday saying, "I was proud to sign the letter supporting @realDonaldTrump for the Nobel Peace Prize. What he has accomplished on the Korean Peninsula certainly makes him deserving."

Earlier in May, 18 U.S. House Republicans formally nominated Trump, who's preparing for a historic summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. The other governors who signed the letter are South Carolina Gov.  Henry McMaster, Guam Gov. Eddie Baza Calvo, Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and Maine Gov. Paul LePage.

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