Kingston is currently in a run-off with David Perdue of Sea Island for the Republican nomination for a U.S. Senate seat for Georgia. The nominee will run against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn.
“I’ve had the great honor of representing our state and my home,” Walker, the 1982 Heisman Trophy winner, says in a 30-second spot. “I care deeply about our Georgia’s future. That’s why I wanted my friend Jack Kingston carrying the ball for us in Washington.”
Kingston is a UGA graduate who has lived in Savannah since 1977. Perdue, a native of Warner Robins who now resides in Sea Island, graduated from Georgia Tech.
Walker’s name has come up many times over the years as a potential political candidate himself.
If any endorsement were going to have an impact in Georgia, you’d think this one would. The ad is paid for by Friends of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Quinton is a native South Carolinian who has lived in Baltimore since 2006. He is a recent convert to the Catholic Church and is active in the Knights of Columbus. He has been involved in the pro-life movement nationally and locally since 2010.
Quinton is a veteran who served as an intelligence analyst in the Army National Guard. He is also an Eagle Scout.