(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- The Republican Governors Association announced on Thursday that Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam will serve as chairman in 2015.
"Governor Haslam is a strong leader among leaders, and his chairmanship will serve the RGA well as it works to build upon a historic election year and strengthen our majority in the states," outgoing chairman Chris Christie said. "His guidance will be a tremendous asset to this organization in the coming year."
According to the RGA, Haslam said that "Republican governors are the standard bearers of truly meaningful reform."
The RGA works to "elect Republicans to governorships throughout the nation," the organization's website says.
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