WASHINGTON — Today, AAPI Victory Fund announced their latest endorsement for the upcoming midterm elections: Representative Lucy McBath of Georgia’s 7th congressional district for re-election. Rep. McBath is a fervent supporter of gun control legislation and this year, if re-elected, will continue to work with legislation that protects children and families across the country.
“AAPI Victory Fund is incredibly honored to endorse the indomitable Representative Lucy McBath. We are in awe of Rep. McBath’s track record of keeping our children and our families safe. Her unyielding commitment to advocating for gun violence prevention by passing laws surrounding common sense gun safety reforms aligns with our values in keeping our communities safe. It is crucial for Congress to take stronger actions against gun violence prevention—and by endorsing Rep. McBath, we hope to see more members of Congress follow in her footsteps of being steadfast in their platforms.”
AAPI Victory Fund Co-Founder Bel Leong-Hong issued the following statement:
“We are very excited to throw our hat in endorseing Rep. Lucy McBath, who. Rep. McBath has displayed courageous and effective leadership in the halls of Congress and knows that in order to keep our communities, children, and families safe, it is crucial for leadership to prioritize and connect with their constituents. Rep. McBath’s ardent support of common sense gun safety legislation has shown that she is adamant in prioritizing the needs of her community.”
The AAPI Victory Fund is focused on mobilizing Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) eligible voters and moving them to the ballot box.