Bakersfield, CA – Assemblyman Vince Fong today announced that he has received the endorsement of former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, in the 2024 race to succeed him as the representative of California’s 20th District in Congress.
In endorsing Fong, McCarthy stated “Throughout his career, Vince has fought tirelessly to improve the quality of life in the Central Valley. There is no one that I trust more to continue the fight for common-sense and conservative values in Washington DC. I am proud to endorse my friend Vince Fong for Congress.”
Vince Fong stated in response to the endorsement, “Speaker McCarthy has been a steadfast champion of our region for the many years he represented us in Congress. I am so grateful to have his support in this campaign and look forward to continuing the fight for water infrastructure, energy abundance, border security, and supporting our military.”
Fong currently serves in the California State Assembly and is running for the 20th Congressional District.