WASHINGTON – Congressional Leadership Fund (@CLFSuperPAC) President Mike Shields issued the following statement in response to the election results in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District race. CLF spent nearly $1.9 million in independent expenditures in the IA-03 race on TV advertising, online advertising, and GOTV efforts.
“Congratulations to David Young on his well-deserved victory. David is a doer- he goes to work for Iowans every single day . He is just the kind of independent, pragmatic leader Iowans need in Congress, and Congressional Leadership Fund is proud to have played a role in supporting his re-election. Whether it’s farming issues, Obamacare failures, or job opportunities, David Young stands for center-right solutions to the challenges facings Iowans. We look forward to his continued results-oriented leadership in the House to keep Washington in check and work across the aisle for America’s safety and prosperity.”
In 2016, Congressional Leadership Fund and its sister-organization American Action Network spent a combined nearly $48 Million on independent expenditures in U.S. House races.
Founded in 2011, Congressional Leadership Fund is the super PAC endorsed by House Republican Leadership and dedicated exclusively to preserving and expanding the Republican Majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. CLF is an independent-expenditure super PAC that operates independently of any federal candidate or officeholder.