ORANGE COUNTY, CA – – Last night the Orange County Republican Party endorsed Board of Equalization Member Diane Harkey in the campaign for the 49th Congressional District.
“Diane Harkey is a proven winner and the only candidate in the 49th District who can unite the Republican base, which is essential to winning in November,” said Harkey Consultant Dave Gilliard.
Harkey is widely considered the front-runner in the election for the 49th District. Harkey has secured notable support from Republican leaders in and around Orange and San Diego counties including the endorsement of incumbent U.S. Representative Darrell Issa. For a full list of endorsements please visit www.HarkeyForCongress.com.
Diane Harkey was elected in November 2014 to the State Board of Equalization where she represents the voters of the 49th Congressional District as well as residents of 5 Southern California counties including Orange, San Diego, Imperial, Riverside and a section of San Bernardino.
The primary election for the 49th Congressional District will be held in conjunction with California’s Statewide Primary election on June 5, 2018.