Courter endorses McCain

Former Congressman Jim Courter will serve as National Finance Co-Chairman of John McCain’s campaign for the 2008 Republican presidential nomination. Courter served in Congress from 1979 to 1991, and was the Republican nominee for Governor in 1989. Courter is now the Vice Chairman of Newark-based IDT and is a partner at a politically powerful North Jersey law firm.

Courter joins another New Jerseyan, former Port Authority Chairman Lewis Eisenberg, as a key member of McCain’s national finance organization.

Courter endorses McCain