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Candidate of the Week: Jennifer-Ruth Green (IN-01)

MEET JENNIFER-RUTH:

  • Jennifer-Ruth lives in Crown Point, Indiana, and she is the proud aunt of 15 nieces and nephews
  • At 18 years old, she joined the United State Air Force and has served for over 20 years
  • She started her career in aviation, and then she transitioned into the Air Force Office of Special Investigations as a Special Agent
  • During Operation Iraqi Freedom, she was deployed to Baghdad as a mission commander for counterintelligence activities
  • She now serves in the US Air Force Reserve in Indiana as the Chief Information Officer/Commander of the Indiana Air National Guard
  • Jennifer-Ruth founded her own non-profit, MissionAero Pipeline, which helps at-risk youth transform their lives by inspiring them to pursue STEM careers
  • As a civilian, she is a commercial pilot and certified flight instructor

RACE:

  • Indiana’s 1st District is a “Lean Democratic” zone according to the Cook Political Report
  • Cook gives IN-01 a +4 partisan voting index advantage to Democrats

Source: Committee to Elect Jennifer-Ruth Green

QUOTES:

  • “I was the youngest of six, and in my house, integrity is everything.”
  • “My training has taught me that leaders lead from the front, and that’s what I’ll do in Congress.”
  • “I will fight for strong American families, a strong American economy, and strong national security.”

ENDORSEMENTS:

  • “Jennifer-Ruth has dedicated her life to service and protecting our country, and she is exactly the type of strong leader we need in Congress to help restore our economy and our national security where President Biden and Nancy Pelosi have failed.” – Mike Pompeo, 70th US Secretary of State and former CIA Director
  • “Jennifer-Ruth Green is exactly the type of tough conservative we need to clean up the mess in Congress, fire Nancy Pelosi and take on the radical socialist squad. Jennifer-Ruth is a combat veteran and a Christian. She has demonstrated her commitment to service and the strength of character to help change Washington. I am proud to endorse Jennifer-Ruth Green and stand with her to win her primary on Tuesday and defeat key Pelosi ally, Congressman Frank Mrvan, in November.”  – Senator Tom Cotton, US Senator for Arkansas
  • “Jennifer-Ruth honorably serves as a Lt. Col. in the Indiana Air National Guard, and when she wins on November 8, she will make history as the first Black woman veteran ever to serve in Congress. As Republicans continue to make historic gains with Hispanic, Black and other minority communities, I couldn’t be prouder to endorse Jennifer-Ruth and help elevate her voice and incredible story.”  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (NY-21)

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