Gary Johnson continues roadtrip across America

In Economy, Gary Johnson, Government spending, Our America, Press Release, Taxes on January 27, 2010 by Josiah Schmidt

From the website today:

January 27, 2010, Phoenix, AZ—Gary Johnson, former Governor of New Mexico and Honorary Chairman of the OUR America Initiative, this week continues to engage the public regarding his message of lowering taxes and cutting spending, during visits throughout the country.

Fresh off the heels of productive visits to New Hampshire last week and Washington DC the week before, Johnson will visit Phoenix today, as well as Los Angeles, Orange County and Washington State next week. “I’m extremely encouraged by the number of individuals I’ve met since launching OUR America that are looking for a common-sense approach to governing and public policy,” stated Johnson. “Everyday people from all across the country are realizing enough is enough with politics as usual. It is time to put people before politics.” Johnson further added, “We need to focus on the pocketbook by cutting governmental spending and lowering taxes.”

See more about Gary Johnson’s views on the Economy—HERE

In the coming weeks, Governor Johnson will continue his tour of America, with visits and speaking engagements scheduled in Washington DC, Portland, OR and Lansing, MI. “The launch of the OUR America Initiative is providing opportunities for individual citizens to take part in meaningful public discussion on the future of our country,” he said. “The need for dialogue in today’s America is significant. My goal is to continue with this movement for as long as possible, and to focus on our need for tax cuts, lower spending, and limited governmental intervention on our civil liberties.”

About OUR America: The OUR America Initiative is a national issue based advocacy committee. Key issues include: Solving the Economic Crisis and Creating Jobs; Lowering the Federal Deficit; Civil Liberties; Fighting the War on Drugs; Immigration Policy; and Taxes. Additional information regarding the committee’s position on these issues can be found at

About Honorary Chairman Gary Johnson: Gary Johnson, a Republican and two-term Governor of New Mexico from 1994-2002, has been a consistent and outspoken advocate for efficient government and lowering taxes.

As Governor of New Mexico, Johnson was known for his common-sense business approach to governing. He eliminated New Mexico’s budget deficit and cut the rate of growth in state government by 50%. While in office, Johnson vetoed 750 bills in his promise to not increase taxes and cut the cost of government. Mr. Johnson is an entrepreneur who grew a company from one employee to over 1000 employees at the time he took the office of Governor in 1994.

If you would like more information regarding the OUR America Initiative, or to schedule an interview with Gary Johnson, please contact Sue Winchester at 801-303-7924 or via email at

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