"Having lived through this battle, if it wasn't for me and Bayer, we wouldn't have a grocery tax credit," Fulcher said. "I'm not running against the governor, but I do think it's important to remind him of this."
Lt. Gov. Brad Little and former Republican state Sen. Russ Fulcher currently are the only other candidates who have announced they hope to replace Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter, who says he does not plan to run for re-election.