Salem GOP leader endorses Giuliani

Salem County Republican Chairman Paul Reed has endorsed Rudy Giuliani for President — making him the 12th county party leader to back the former New York City Mayor for the ’08 GOP nomination.

Former Salem County Freeholder Susan Bestwick, who is being recruited by Senate Republicans to run against State Sen. Steve Sweeney this year, is also backing Giuliani.

Giuliani has the backing of 12 of 21 GOP County Chairmen, while John McCain has two.Seven County Chairs remain uncommitted.

Salem GOP leader endorses Giuliani