"An endorsement by our organization is an indication to businesses and their employees that both Randy Demmer and Kim Norton are committed to going to St. Paul to improve our state’s economic security," said Chairman Scott Thiss.
The Leadership Fund PAC Board uses specific criteria to determine its endorsements. They include: local business community support, the candidate’s positions on key issues likely to be addressed in the 2009 legislative session, the candidate’s elect-ability, their leadership on key issues and their voting record.
The Minnesota Chamber Leadership Fund is a state-registered political action committee. The Fund represents supporters from across Minnesota organized to promote the election of pro-jobs candidates to offices of Minnesota state government.