Today, conservativeRepublican Jerry Carl earned the endorsement from Congressman Bradley Byrne inhis campaign for U.S. Congress.
In a statement,Byrne said, “In these tough times, we need strong leadership in Congress.That’s why I’m proud to endorse Jerry Carl. Like President Trump, Jerry’s got abackbone – he’s tough, he’s strong, and he is the only one who will stand withTrump and fight for our values. President Trump and south Alabama need JerryCarl in Congress, and I am proud to be voting for Jerry on July 14th.”
In response,Carl said, “Congressman Byrne is a great friend and has been a well-respectedleader in our community for years. Throughout his time in public service, hehas served south Alabama in many capacities, and we have worked closelytogether on numerous projects to bring economic growth and opportunity to ourarea. During his time in Congress, Bradley Byrne has been a tireless advocatefor our 2nd Amendment rights, the rights of the unborn, and hasconsistently fought against government overreach. I am proud to have thesupport of Congressman Byrne, and I look forward to representing south Alabamain Congress and fighting for our conservative values.”
To date, Jerry Carl has been endorsed by CongressmanBradley Byrne, former primary opponents State Representative Chris Pringle andbusinessman Wes Lambert, Alabama Farmers Federation, UPS, Alabama Power, BlueCross Blue Shield of Alabama, the Credit Union National Association, theCommittee for the Advancement of Cotton, the National Community PharmacistsAssociation, and Coastal 150.