Washington, D.C. —The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is announcing its endorsement of U.S. Representative Judy Chu in her bid for re-election in California’s 27thDistrict. Chu joins a list of candidates with strong business backgrounds supported by NAWBO National.
“2018 is a pivotal year for women in business,” explains Molly Gimmel, NAWBO National Board Chair. “This year marks the 30thanniversary of The Women Business Ownership Act. It is a valuable reminder of how important it is to have strong members of Congress representing our community and putting our priorities on the forefront of their policy agendas. We believe Representative Chu is an instrumental advocate for the woman entrepreneur, and we are proud to stand behind her in her bid for re-election.”
“I am honored to receive the endorsement of NAWBO National,” said Congresswoman Judy Chu. “Women business owners are an important segment of our community and contribute greatly to our nation’s economy. I am proud to work hard in Congress to support women business owners in my district and across the country.”
NAWBO National considers candidates for endorsement after they have won their primary. The selection of candidates is based solely on their history of business ownership or their voting record demonstrating their consistent support of business owners. Additional endorsements will be made by NAWBO prior to the November 6 general election.
Founded in 1975, NAWBO is the unified voice of America's more than 10 million women-owned businesses representing the fastest growing segment of the economy. NAWBO is the only dues-based organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. NAWBO develops programs that help navigate women entrepreneurs through the various stages of their business growth. To learn more, please visit www.nawbo.org.