Americans for Prosperity Action (AFP Action) Endorses Dr. Rich McCormick for the U.S. House of Representatives

Press Release

ATLANTA – Americans for Prosperity Action Georgia (AFP Action GA) announced today its endorsement of Dr. Rich McCormick to Georgia’s 6th Congressional District.

AFP Action will leverage a wide range of tactics, including the country’s largest grassroots outreach and mobilization, a full-time dedicated staff, and trained volunteers to educate and mobilize voters to support endorsed candidates.

During the 2020 election cycle, AFP Action supported candidates nationwide with more than 8.5 million telephone calls, 1.5 million door knocks, and more than 49 million pieces of mail. AFP Action has unmatched direct voter outreach capability supported by a world-class data operation.

“Dr. Rich McCormick will be a champion in Congress on the issues that matter most to Georgians,” said AFP Action Georgia Senior Advisor Stephen Allison.

“His experience as a medical doctor will provide a much-needed dose of know-how to federal health care policy to improve personal health care options and increase the quality of care,” he said. “And he will be a strong voice for spending and tax policies that shield American from the ravages of inflation. AFP Action Georgia is proud to endorse his candidacy.”

AFP Action is a 527 political action committee focused on electing candidates who will drive policy change and facilitate the building of broad policy coalitions that remove barriers to opportunity and help people improve their lives. The organization has a strong, permanent grassroots presence, including highly motivated activists who volunteer during the election season by making telephone calls and knocking on doors in support of policy champions.

 

Background:

Dr. Rich McCormick (GA-06)

Dr. Rich McCormick will bring to congressional policy debates real-world medical experience and commonsense solutions that put patients first.  Dr. McCormick will protect the right of consumers to choose private health insurance and oppose top-down, government-run health care that will limit opportunities for better health care options at more affordable costs. As a former U.S. Marine Corps aviator, Dr. McCormick will leverage his military and medical experience to reform the Veterans Administration to improve the quality of medical care for our nation’s veterans.

 

Dr. McCormick will support policies in Congress that end the red tape and regulations that prevent job creation and economic growth. He believes that entrepreneurship and innovation lead to a stronger, more robust economy that benefits all Americans. He has committed to removing burdensome and unnecessary regulations that stifle innovation and stand in the way of entrepreneurs and job creators so Americans have more opportunities to achieve their dreams.

 

Dr. McCormick will promote sound fiscal policies that help hard-working Americans keep more of their paychecks. He is committed to providing middle-class tax relief and preserving the 2017 tax cuts.