Ayotte to Endorse Romney

by Katrina Trinko

Republican senator Kelly Ayotte will announce her endorsement of Mitt Romney this afternoon, reports New Hampshire’s Union-Leader, which also explains why her endorsement is so helpful to Romney: “Although endorsements by top elected officials don’t often sway independent-minded rank-and-file voters in the ‘Live Free or Die’ state, the former attorney general is viewed as the most popular elected Republican in the state and is the party’s top elected official.”