FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, April 23, 2012
PLACER COUNTY, CA – – Doug LaMalfa announced receiving the endorsement of the Placer County Young Republicans in his campaign for California’s 1st Congressional District.The Placer County Young Republicans are the local chapter of the The California Young Republican Federation and the only Young Republican group in the 1st Congressional District. The California Young Republican Federation is the only recognized Young Republican organization in California, comprised of thousands of activists in 18 chapters throughout the state.
“The Placer County Young Republicans unanimously endorse Doug LaMalfa for US Representative, said Placer County Young Republican President Kathryn Smith. “When looking at all the candidates he is the only one with a history of fighting for those he serves and will be a passionate defender of the constitution. There is no question Doug LaMalfa is the best candidate to fix the mess in Washington.”
Doug LaMalfa responded to the endrosement, “I’m honored to have the endorsement of the Placery County Young Republcians. The endorsement of the local chapter is important to me because these are the individuals that will help me walk precincts, make phone calls and volunteer in my headquarters. I have always appreciated the passion and hard work of the California Young Republican Federation. They continue to inspire young individuals to become involved in Republican politics, and they are highly committed and passionate.”
Doug is a fourth generation farmer who attended local schools and grew up learning the value of hard work and community service. Doug currently serves as the North State’s representative in the State Senate. He and his wife, Jill, along with their four children, make their home on the family farm in Richvale.