Today, Republican candidate for Congressional District 9 Seth Leibsohn received the endorsements of Councilman Jim Waring of Phoenix, Former Mayor Hugh Hallman of Tempe, County Attorney Shelia Polk of Yavapai, Former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Lisa Graham Keegan, Arizona House of Representative Education Chairman, Representative Paul Boyer, and Former Mayor John C. Keegan of Peoria.
“In getting to know Seth Leibsohn, I am happy to announce my support for his candidacy to represent Arizona in Congressional District 9 in the U.S. House of Representatives. Seth’s impressive approach to the topics he discusses, and how he discusses them, as well as his work in the areas of youth substance abuse prevention, are a model for our politics, our policy work, and our community-at-large. Given Seth’s unique communication skills, political experience, and dedication to so many crucial issues, he not only can win this seat for us in the general election but will go on to proudly represent all of us in Arizona.”
– Councilman Jim Waring of Phoenix
“Rarely have I been as excited about a political candidate as I am about Seth Leibsohn. Seth’s intellect, energy, and ability to communicate are rare and yet exactly what Washington, DC and we in CD-9 need just now. Because of his extraordinary abilities, Seth has the unique capacity to unite the disparate parts of our party and movement while also attracting support from independents and disaffected Democrats. We need just such a representative now. I heartily endorse Seth. We all should do everything possible to help elect Seth.”
– Former Mayor Hugh Hallman of Tempe
“Seth Leibsohn is an exciting candidate. One of the brightest minds I have ever encountered, Seth has a clear vision founded in conservative core principles, steadfast integrity and a passion for our country’s well-being. He has a great work ethic and is wedded to a focus on the most important issues of the day. I am grateful for his willingness to step forward to serve in Congress. I proudly endorse him and look forward to supporting his candidacy every way I can.”
– County Attorney Sheila Polk of Yavapai
“I have known and worked with Seth Leibsohn for close to 20 years in public policy. A good friend and a great communicator, Seth is dedicated to the most important issues facing both our state and our nation. Seth has exactly what it takes, both to win the election in Congressional District 9 and to represent it and Arizona with distinction. His candidacy is a bright light for all of us and I look forward to working with him on all our issues of mutual interest once he is in Congress. I am delighted to endorse him.”
– Former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Lisa Graham Keegan
“Given Seth Leibsohn’s long record of commitment and dedication to our youth, public heath and safety, education reform, along with his communication and intellectual abilities, there is nobody I can think of to better represent Arizona’s Congressional District 9 or the people of Arizona generally in the U.S. House of Representatives. Seth is an outstanding civic leader and will make for a great political leader as well. Seth has the unique abilities to win in CD-9 and I happily endorse him for Congress.”
– Arizona House of Representative Education Chairman, Representative Paul Boyer
“Having known and been able to work with Seth Leibsohn on a great many issues affecting our youth, our state, and our country, I am happy to endorse him for Arizona’s Congressional District 9 and look forward to his service in Congress. Seth is a fantastic communicator, serious thinker, quick on his feet, a dedicated civic leader, and will make for a great member of the U.S. House of Representatives.”
– Former Mayor John C. Keegan of Peoria
Seth Leibsohn remarked: “It’s great to see these fine leaders join the growing list of community leaders supporting my campaign. We are honored and humbled by their support and look forward to working with them throughout the campaign, and both from here and Washington, DC.”
Councilman Jim Waring of Phoenix, Former Mayor Hugh Hallman of Tempe, County Attorney Shelia Polk of Yavapai, Former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Lisa Graham Keegan, Arizona House of Representative Education Chairman, Representative Paul Boyer, and Former Mayor John C. Keegan of Peoria join Congressman Andy Biggs, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery and Phoenix City Councilman Sal DiCiccio in endorsing Seth Leibsohn for Congress.
About Seth Leibsohn
Seth Leibsohn is an Arizona native who has dedicated his career to commonsense conservative policy. In addition to serving as the Vice President and Senior Fellow for The Claremont Institute he is the author of several books and op-eds on issues related to education, drug abuse, foreign policy, and the economy. He has been a radio host with Bill Bennett in Washington D.C. and locally. In 2016 he was awarded the Arizona Capitol Times Volunteerism Award for his dedication to work in substance abuse prevention.