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Ambassador John Bolton Endorses Eight GOP Primary Candidates

WASHINGTON, June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambassador John Bolton endorses and contributes to eight Republican primary candidates for elected office in 2016. The John Bolton PAC will donate $5,000 to the campaigns of Reps. Lee Zeldin (NY-1), Will Hurd (TX-23), Barbara Comstock (VA-10), Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA), Ron Johnson (R-WI), Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), Richard Burr (R-NC), and Rob Portman (R-OH). The contributions are meant to ensure each candidate has the necessary early backing to campaign during the pre-primary period. Bolton has endorsed and contributed to 15 GOP candidates this election cycle.

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"I am excited to endorse and support these eight candidates for reelection who understand the most demanding issues America is facing at home and overseas," Bolton said. "It is my principle concern to ensure that these GOP senators and representatives win their upcoming elections so they can safeguard America's security and prosperity in today's fast-changing global environment."

Statements from Bolton on each candidate:

During the 2014 election cycle, the John Bolton PAC and John Bolton SuperPAC collectively raised over $7.5 million, endorsed 87 Republican candidates across the country and contributed more than $470,000 to candidates who demonstrated commitment to strong national security policy. Additionally, the Bolton SuperPAC executed an extensive $5 million digital ad campaign that was implemented in 14 states, including robust efforts in New Hampshire, Iowa, Arkansas, and North Carolina.

About John Bolton PAC (www.boltonpac.com): The John Bolton PAC was founded by former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. John R. Bolton to raise the awareness of the critical importance of U.S. national security in federal elections. The PAC will support and contribute to candidates who are committed to restoring strong American economic and national security policies that secure America's interests in a challenging world. 

Garrett Marquis, Prism Group
gm@prismstrategygroup.com 202.709.8837

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SOURCE John Bolton PAC

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