Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves
A Fiscal Conservative Watchdog for Mississippi Taxpayers
- View highlights of the 2012 Legislative Session here.
-Elected Lieutenant Governor in November of 2011 with 80% of the vote.
-Served as Mississippi’s first Republican Treasurer, winning re-election in 2007 with 61% of the vote, the largest percentage of any candidate for statewide office.
-Elected by the nation’s other state Treasurers to serve as President of the National Association of State Treasurers in 2006 – 2007.
PROVEN FISCAL CONSERVATIVE
-Graduated with Honors from Millsaps College with a degree in Economics.
-Earned a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and worked in the private sector managing investment funds.
Tate and his wife Elee, a Tylertown native, are the proud parents of three daughters, Tyler, Emma and Maddie. Tate and Elee are pro-life conservatives who want to see Mississippi continue to be the best place to raise a family.
Successfully protected taxpayers as MISSISSIPPI’S TRUSTED STATE TREASURER by
-Getting our debt burden under control « Protecting our state’s credit rating
-Revamping borrowing practices to reduce interest payments and save millions
-Cutting and prioritizing spending to focus on education and public safety
-Taking on political insiders, successfully suing to recoup millions of taxpayer dollars that were illegally diverted to a private non-profit organization
A businessman with experience as a CONSERVATIVE MONEY MANAGER who will
-Serve as a watchdog for taxpayers working every day towards greater transparency and fiscal responsibility
-Run government more efficiently by fighting for every penny in savings and eliminating waste
-Continue Gov. Haley Barbour’s work to make Mississippi a better, more competitive place to grow businesses and create jobs
-Protect our conservative values and continue to make Mississippi the best place to raise a family