Brian Flitzpatrick for Congress


RELEASE: Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick Earns Endorsements of 76 Community Leaders

LEVITTOWN, Pa. (March 16, 2018) – Today, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick launched his Community Leaders Coalition. The coalition is comprised of 76 local leaders – including mayors, supervisors, council members, school directors, tax collectors and more from across Bucks and Montgomery Counties – endorsing Brian Fitzpatrick for Congress.

A full list of Community Leaders Coalition members endorsing Brian Fitzpatrick for Congress is included below.


Community Leaders Supporting Brian Fitzpatrick:

Bensalem Mayor Joe DiGirolamo

“Brian Fitzpatrick has consistently championed solutions to our most pressing issues. As Vice Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, he has won national accolades as a leader in the fight against the scourge of opioids and has authored legislation granting additional resources and support to our law enforcement. Time and time again, Brian Fitzpatrick has delivered for our communities.”

Warminster Township Supervisor Dan McPhillips

“Our work as local elected officials continues to sustain our communities as world-class places to live, work, and raise a family. Building on this continued success requires a partner like Brian Fitzpatrick, who is not only responsive to local concerns, but also promotes an agenda that advances economic growth and public safety in our communities. We are proud to support  Brian Fitzpatrick.”

Northampton Township Supervisor Eileen Silver

“This November, Bucks and Montgomery County voters will face a choice of whether we build on our continued success, or whether we take a step backwards. Brian Fitzpatrick is the only candidate in the race for Congress with a proven record of working for our residents to keep our communities safe and prosperous.”


Community Leaders Coalition Members Endorsing Brian Fitzpatrick:

Bensalem Mayor Joe DiGirolamo
Bensalem Councilman Edward Kisselback
Bensalem Councilman Joseph Knowles
Bensalem Councilman Joseph Pilieri
Bensalem School Director Kathleen Lesnevec
Bensalem School Director Marc Cohen
Bensalem School Director Kim J. Rivera
Bensalem School Director Heather D. Nicholas
Bensalem Tax Collector Ray Wall
Bensalem Constable Kevin Hughes
Buckingham Township Supervisor Paul Calderaio
Doylestown Borough Councilman Joe Flood
Durham Township Supervisor Kathleen A. Gentner
Hatfield Borough Mayor Robert L. Kaler, III
Hatfield Borough Councilman John H. Weierman
Hatfield Borough Councilman Stephen E. Keib
Hatfield Borough Tax Collector Nancy DeFinis
Hatfield Township Commissioner Bob Rodgers
Hatfield Township Commissioner Tom Zipfel
Langhorne Manor Borough Councilman William McTigue, Jr.
Langhorne Manor Borough Councilwoman Maryann Barnes
Langhorne Manor Borough Constable James McMeeking
Former Lansdale Mayor & Candidate for State Representative in PA 53rd District Andy Szekely
Lower Makefield Township Auditor William Clark
Lower Southampton Township Supervisor Ed Shannon
Lower Southampton Township Auditor Tracey Freels
Middletown Township Tax Collector Ray Chapman
Middletown Township Constable Chuck Benhayon
Milford Township Supervisor Thomas Courduff
Morrisville Borough Councilwoman Danielle Larison
New Britain Borough Mayor David Holewinski
New Britain Borough Councilman Jeffrey Gilmore
New Britain Borough Councilwoman Mary Pat McGinn Holewinski
Newtown Township Supervisor Kyle Davis
Former Newtown Township Supervisor & Candidate for State Representative in PA 31st District Ryan Gallagher
Newtown Township Auditor Warren Keyser
Council Rock School Director Andy Block
Council Rock School Director Jerry S. Grupp
Council Rock School Director Mark Byelich
Council Rock School Director Wendi Thomas
Northampton Township Supervisor Barry Moore
Northampton Township Supervisor Eileen Silver
Northampton Township Supervisor Frank O’Donnell
Northampton Township Supervisor Larry Weinstein
Northampton Township Tax Collector Bob Borkowski
Northampton Township Auditor Ed Radlow
Northampton Township Auditor Elizabeth Youse
Northampton Township Auditor Karen Jim
Northampton Township Constable Brian Zavodnick
Pennridge School Director William Krause
Pennridge School Director Joan Cullen
Pennridge School Director Lisa Walters
Pennridge School Director Megan Banis-Clemens
Pennridge School Director Melissa Kilderry
Perkasie Borough Mayor John Hollenbach
Perkasie Borough Councilman Aaron Clark
Perkasie Borough Councilman Jim Ryder
Perkasie Borough Councilman Jim Purcell
Perkasie Borough Councilman Scott Bomboy
Plumstead Township Supervisor Brian Trymbiski
Plumstead Township Supervisor Pete Busillo
Plumstead Township Supervisor Stacey Mulholland
Quakertown Borough Councilman L. James Roberts, Jr.
Richland Township Supervisor Tim Arnold
Telford Borough Mayor David S. Snook
Trumbauersville Borough Councilman Edward Child
Upper Makefield Township Supervisor Diana Nolan
Upper Makefield Township Auditor Tim Duffy
Upper Southampton Township Supervisor Marguerite C. Genesio
Warminster Township Supervisor Daniel J. McPhillips
Warminster Township Supervisor Jason T. Croley
Warminster Township Auditor Elizabeth Rowe
Warwick Township Constable Al Sigafoos
Wrightstown Township Supervisor Chester Pogonowski
Wrightstown Township Supervisor Robert Lloyd
Yardley Borough Mayor Chris Harding

These are the latest in a line of high profile endorsements – including that of the Bucks County Republican Committee. For more information regarding recent endorsements, please visit

If you would like to add your name to our growing list of local elected officials supporting Brian Fitzpatrick, please contact the campaign at 267-594-4870.


Born and raised in Levittown, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2016 to serve Pennsylvania’s 8th Congressional district. A member of the Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security and Small Business committees, Brian’s top priorities in Congress are fighting back against the opioid epidemic, promoting economic growth and job creation, and strengthening our national security. A CPA, former federal prosecutor, and licensed EMT, Brian Fitzpatrick began his public service as an FBI Special Agent where his focus was fighting political corruption and supporting global counter-terrorism efforts. Brian believes that every American deserves a fair shot at success and continues to make certain that our institutions serve our community.

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Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick represents Pennsylvania’s 8th Congressional District and is seeking re-election. For more information, please visit