Pete Johnson: President Bush was reason I turned Republican

By MICHAEL BANKS / THE PRESS REGISTER,

Growing up as a lifelong Democrat in a family that included two former governors of Mississippi and holding the office of State Auditor in 1988, there was only one person that could have talked Pete Johnson into switching political parties.

That man was then-President George H.W. Bush.

 
 
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