Hosemann backs Romney

By The Associated Press

JACKSON — Republican Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann has endorsed Mitt Romney for president.

Hosemann issued the endorsement in a news release Friday.

Hosemann says while the GOP candidates list has dropped to four heading into the Florida primary, he believes Romney can best address the economic and security issues facing the country.

Hosemann says Romney possesses the character and skill to address issues of health care and the economy.