MIDDLETOWN TWP., PA – Brian Fitzpatrick, former FBI special agent and federal prosecutor, has earned the endorsement of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in his run to represent Pennsylvania’s Eighth Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing more than three million businesses – including hundreds in Bucks and Montgomery counties.
“From rising tax burdens, to increased regulations, our economy is paying the price for career partisan politicians more interested in protecting the status quo and blaming others than working to fix the things we all know aren’t working. Bucks and Montgomery county businesses and families deserve better. That’s why I’m running for Congress – because I believe economic opportunity is the basis of a strong nation, and strong communities, and that anyone who works hard and plays by the rules should be able to achieve their own American dream,” said Fitzpatrick. “My economic policies are straightforward: support measures that that put American workers and businesses back at the forefront of our economy to creates family sustaining careers and true wealth for our nation. Toward that goal I am honored to have the support of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and so many local businesses.”
Fitzpatrick, a Certified Public Accountant, earned the Chamber’s endorsement for his commitment to reforming the nation’s broken tax code, working to reduce burdensome regulations on small businesses and workers, and invest in American infrastructure. Learn more at: www.BrianFitzpatrick.com/Issues
“Brian Fitzpatrick has made a career of protecting Americans from terrorism, corruption and crime.? In Congress, Fitzpatrick will continue to watch our backs by ensuring reliable, affordable energy, reducing unnecessary, job-killing regulations, and reforming our broken tax code,” said Ben Taylor, Executive Director of Congressional & Public Affairs for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. “The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is proud to endorses Brian Fitzpatrick, the pro-growth candidate for Congress in PA-8.”
The announcement, made Monday at Brian’s Harley-Davidson in Middletown Twp., is another in a line of high profile endorsements Fitzpatrick has earned over the last month – including: the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), BIPAC, Pennsylvania Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) and Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association (PPFFA).
BACKGROUND ON BRIAN:
After being born and raised in Levittown, Brian Fitzpatrick spent nearly a decade and a half serving as a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Supervisory Special Agent where his focus was fighting political corruption and supporting global counter terrorism efforts – including as a part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He served as the National Director for the FBI’s Campaign Finance and Election Crimes Enforcement Program, as well as a national supervisor for the FBI’s Political Corruption Unit. For his work, Fitzpatrick was an inaugural recipient of the FBI Director’s Leadership Award and named “Investigator of the Year” by the Federal Law Enforcement Foundation. Additionally, as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, Fitzpatrick, prosecuted violent drug and gun offenders to stem the tide of abuse and violence. Brian Fitzpatrick is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and an Eagle Scout.
Brian Fitzpatrick is a former FBI Supervisory Special Agent and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney running for Congress in Pennsylvania’s Eight Congressional District. He is a Levittown native and lives in Middletown Twp. Learn more atwww.brianfitzpatrick.com