METAIRIE, LA – The Board of Directors of the Jefferson Chamber PAC has endorsed Eddie Rispone for Governor. The organization believes thatRispone is the clear choice to work with the new and pro-business legislature to move our state forward. “Mr.Rispone brings a strong business acumen to the Governor’s Office; one that will create a dynamic environment in which companies will want to locate,” stated PAC Administrator Todd Murphy.
This race is about jobs and bringing our jobs back to Louisiana. Our citizens deserve to have opportunities for prosperity. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Louisiana was the only state to lose jobs last year, (1000), while our neighbors Texas and even Mississippi added jobs, 323,000 and 19,000 respectively.
PAC Administrator Todd Murphy expressed, “We need a business-friendly Governor. You cannot befor jobs and against business, and we need policies and philosophies that support business development and consistent sustainability.”
The PAC also endorsed Kyle Ardoin for position of Secretary of State.
Previously endorsed candidates in local and state elections on the November 16th ballot include:
Stephanie Hilferty, 94th District, House of Representatives
Chris Leopold, 105th District, House of Representatives
Deano Bonano, Jefferson Parish Council District 2
For more information on endorsed candidates, visit jeffersonchamberpac.org. Likewise, for information on Jefferson Chamber-supported policy and legislation, please visit www.jeffersonchamber.org or contact Todd Murphy at (504) 835-3880 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Jefferson Chamber:
The Jefferson Chamber is a leading voice for Jefferson Parish’s business community. As a non-profit, membership-driven organization, the Chamber is an effective advocate for small and large businesses at the local, state and federal levels. The Chamber’s mission is to work for the advancement of the business community; to enhance the economic, civic and cultural environment; and to improve the quality of life in Jefferson Parish. The Jefferson Chamber is Five-Star Accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and was awarded the 2013 and 2015 Chamber of the Year Award by the Louisiana Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives in the Large Chamber Category.
About the Jefferson Chamber Political Action Committee:
The Jefferson Chamber PAC, Inc. is a political action committee established as an independent, not-for-profit organization to endorse and support political candidates who support the mission of the Chamber. Membership is limited to members of the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce.