FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact Information: Jennifer DeJournett, (612) 460-1870
VOICES of Conservative Women
VOICESPAC ENDORSES JULIE BRAASTAD FOR
RE-ELECTION TO THE ANOKA COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
(Anoka County, Minnesota – July 12, 2016) – VOICES of Conservative Women (VOICESPAC) announces their endorsement and support of Julie Braastad’s re-election for the Anoka County Board of Commissioners.
VOICES of Conservative Women is a leading national grassroots organization dedicated to promoting economic freedom and fiscal restraint in national, state and local government.
“VOICES of Conservative Women proudly endorses Anoka County Commissioner Julie Braastad. Julie continues to be rock solid in her fiscal responsibilities on the Anoka County Board, and is a hard working proven conservative leader,” said Jennifer DeJournett, President of VOICES of Conservative Women.
“Many people can talk the talk but the true work is in walking the walk. Julie Braastad is truly committed to stopping wasteful spending, reducing debt, and right sizing government,” said DeJournett.”
During Braastad’s time as commissioner the Anoka County Board has:
- Reduced county debt by $50 million. Today 77% of the county’s debt will be paid off within 10 years.
- Reduced the county property tax levy over the past several years so that the 2016 levy is nearly at 2010 levels.
- Repealed the county’s wheelage tax.
- Pulled county support for Northern Lights Passenger Railto Duluth.
- Implemented lean business principles within county government.
“Once again, I am very thankful for the support of the VOICESPAC, an organization that works to elect conservative women leaders at all levels of government,” said Anoka County Commissioner Julie Braastad.
For more information about Julie Braastad and to support her campaign visit:
About VOICES and VOICESPAC:
VOICES of Conservative Women (VOICES) is a national non-partisan, 501(c)(4) organization working to encourage more women to become involved in public policy and provide them
information they need to make their voice heard on the key issues of the day.
VOICES also works to train and support the next generation of women leaders at all levels of government who support fiscal responsibility, limited government and free market principles. VOICESPAC, a 527 political fund of VOICES, works to elect women candidates who support our core principles. For more information, visit www.voicesofconservativewomen.org