FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ABC Merit PAC and ABC Pelican PAC Endorse David Vitter for Governor
BATON ROUGE, La. – The ABC Merit PAC and the ABC Pelican PAC are pleased to announce the endorsement of Sen. David Vitter for governor of Louisiana. The Merit PAC and Pelican PAC are the Political Action Committees for the two chapters of Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) located in Louisiana. ABC represents over 700 member companies in Louisiana, with a combined workforce of over 100,000.
Chairman of the ABC Pelican PAC Joe Wiley stated, “Sen. Vitter has been a reliable defender of the Merit Shop Philosophy in Louisiana and has the votes to prove it. He continually supports the Louisiana construction industry—specifically our efforts to strengthen workforce development. Sen. Vitter understands the correlation between having a qualified and skilled workforce and the future economic development and long term success of our state.”
Philip W. Rebowe, Chairman of the ABC Merit PAC, expressed, “Sen. Vitter is a proven leader for our industry and a vital part of our state’s economic well-being. We are certain that he will continue his push to maintain a friendly environment, under which our industry and the state of Louisiana will thrive.”
Wiley continued, “We look forward to working with Senator Vitter during his campaign to make certain he receives the necessary backing from our industry.”
Pelican Chapter, ABC is a non-profit organization based in Baton Rouge, LA. For information on Pelican Chapter communications and media contact Erika Walter, 225-448-3348.