The United States Chamber of Commerce has officially endorsed the candidacy of Chris Stewart, the Republican nominee in the Utah 2nd Congressional District. In a letter dated July 6, Thomas J. Donohue, President and Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. Chamber states that Mr. Stewart's "record of support on pro-business issues earned this endorsement."
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's endorsement further notes that Chris Stewart's "election to the U.S. House of Representatives will help create sustained economic growth, help create more jobs, and get our country back on track."
Chris Stewart stated that he is honored be recognized as a candidate who will work hard to rebuild the economic power of the United States, create jobs, and restore the American dream.
Mr. Stewart said, "It is the hard work and industry of the American people that made this nation the greatest in the world. If I am elected, I will use my experience as a small business owner to ensure other Americans will have the opportunity to get back to work and better their lives and their country. I feel very grateful for the Chamber's endorsement."
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world's largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses and organizations of every size, sector and region.