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Mayor welcomes Republican candidates to South Gerogia

BLAKELY, GA (WALB) -

Blakely Mayor Anthony Howard welcomed those candidates to the courthouse square.

Other supporters wore campaign t-shirts and took pictures with the governor and First Lady.

Mayor Howard said he's glad the tour made a stop in his town and he's happy to support the Governor.

"I feel like Governor Deal has done a very good job with his administration on having a very fiscally responsible administration of the state's budget and I just wanted to come out and show my support,” said Mayor Howard.

The Republican candidates are making stops in 30 cities.

The tour began Friday and will wrap up Saturday.

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