Congressman Jim Saxton Endorses Tom MacArthur

May 19, 2014

Cites the importance of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and recovering and rebuilding from Hurricane Sandy as key reasons for endorsement

Bayville, May 19, 2014 – Congressman Jim Saxton today issued the following statement in endorsing Tom MacArthur in New Jersey’s Third Congressional District:

“Tom MacArthur is exactly the kind of representative we need in Congress right now. Recovering and rebuilding from the devastation inflicted by Hurricane Sandy and securing the future mission of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst are both tremendously important issues to the people of Burlington and Ocean Counties. Tom’s impressive background in business and solutions-oriented approach to the challenges we face today will serve him well as he fights to break through the gridlock in Washington and advocate for the priorities of the Third Congressional District. It is my honor to endorse him and I look forward to casting my vote for him on June 3rd.”

Tom MacArthur expressed his gratitude for this endorsement saying, “Congressman Jim Saxton was an incredible advocate for New Jersey’s Third Congressional District and I am honored to have his support. I will be a strong advocate for our Joint Base and will work tirelessly to ensure that we recover and rebuild from Hurricane Sandy. I look forward to continuing Jim’s legacy of service once I am elected to Congress.”

Congressman Jim Saxton joins an impressive list of endorsements from Congressman Jon Runyan, Burlington County Republican Organization, Ocean County Republican Organization, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Recreational Fishing Alliance, Independence Hall Tea Party PAC, and more than 160 local elected officials.