School Choice Champion Tate Reeves Elected Governor of Mississippi

The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, congratulates Tate Reeves on becoming the 65th Governor of Mississippi.

Statement from Greg Brock, CEO of the American Federation for Children: 

“Tate Reeves has been unwavering in his belief that all families deserve the option and opportunity to send their children to a school that works best for them. We are grateful to Governor Phil Bryant for his leadership over the previous eight years and look forward to a bright future for the students of Mississippi in the years to come under the leadership of Governor-elect Reeves.”

Statement from Grant Callen, President of Empower Mississippi, an in-state partner of the American Federation for Children:

“As Lt. Governor, Tate Reeves demonstrated his commitment to Mississippi’s children by championing school choice policies that empower parents with new education options. Tonight we celebrate his election as Mississippi’s next Governor and look forward to working with him to continue opening doors of opportunity for Mississippi kids.”

The American Federation for Children is the nation’s leading school choice advocacy organization and works in states across the country to help secure additional, high-quality educational options for families.