An email sent from one Joseph Hunter to many reporters on the campaign trail purports to be from the desk of former Governor Gary Johnson’s communications director, Joe Hunter.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
JOHNSON ENDORSES PAUL
January 3, 2012, Salt Lake City, UT — Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson is officially endorsing Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX) for the 2012 Presidential nomination. Gary Johnson is ending his campaign for the Presidency as of this evening.
The email is not from the campaign and is not reporting anything resembling the truth–campaign staffers confirmed that Johnson has not called it quits.