COLUMBUS, OH – Americans for Prosperity Action (AFP Action), today, announced its endorsement in the Republican primary for the ninth congressional district. For the District 9 House of Representatives seat, AFP Action endorses former State Rep. Craig Riedel.
AFP Action senior advisor for Ohio, Donovan O’Neil, provided the following quote on the announcement:
“AFP Action is confident that Craig Riedel will demonstrate the principled leadership necessary to improve the lives of all Ohioans. He is a proven champion of fiscal stewardship, supporting income tax reductions, opposing the gas tax, and supporting transparency and oversight in property taxes.
“As State Representative, he empowered parents to choose the best schooling options for their children. His fight for the expansion of educational opportunities proves that he is prepared to help pass common sense solutions in Washington, D.C., and his exemplified leadership is necessary to expand freedom and opportunity for all Americans.”
To date this year, Americans for Prosperity (AFP) has already reached out to over 4.3 million potential Republican primary voters in key battleground states to understand what issues matter most to them and what they are looking for in candidates for state and federal office next year. AFP-Action will acquire this data to bring new voters into the primary process.
In 2022, AFP and AFP Action engaged in 457 races, knocking on more than 7 million doors, delivering over 100 million pieces of mail, and reaching millions more voters through phone and email.
Background on AFP Action Endorsement:
Former State Representative Riedel is a champion of financial stewardship, supporting income tax reductions, opposing the gas tax, and supporting transparency and oversight in property taxes. In addition to his proven fiscal work, his fight for the expansion of educational opportunities demonstrates that his leadership is necessary to amplify freedom and opportunity for all Ohioans.