US: Former Virginia governor Jim Gilmore announces 2016 presidency bid
July 30 , 2015
Jim Gilmore, the former Virginia Governor, has entered the Republican race for the 2016 US presidency. It’s a crowded field, with 16 other Republicans already in the running for the White House.
Though the former army intelligence officer has not officially announced his campaign, he filed the relevant paper work with the election commission.
Gilmore has been quoted as saying that he would focus on foreign policy issues and address the “threat to the country”.