October 07, 2022


Washington, D.C – Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced its endorsement of Representative Darrell Issa (CA-50) to represent California’s Forty-Eighth Congressional District. The Chamber endorses pro-business candidates for federal office who will vigorously support public policy that will advance economic growth, support jobs, and promote fiscal responsibility. 

“Congressman Darrell Issa’s record of leadership and delivering results for the constituents and businesses of Southern California are significant,” said Ashlee Rich Stephenson, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Political Strategist. “As a U.S. Army veteran and entrepreneur, Rep. Issa deeply understands the challenges and economic needs facing job creators, the workforce, and families in Southern California. His commitment to pro-growth solutions and enacting policies that will support the American Dream have earned him the endorsement of the U.S. Chamber. We are proud to support Congressman Issa in his re-election.”

“I’m honored to have the support of the small business community,” said Congressman Darrell Issa. “As an entrepreneur and employer, I uniquely understand the challenges that creating and operating a business pose. I am grateful for the confidence of the Chamber and all of the businesses who are members.”

"The Chamber has selected Congressman Issa as best qualified to represent business owners and promote a strong business climate in East County San Diego and the State of California,” said Justin Schlaefli, Vice Chairperson of Government Affairs, San Diego Regional East County Chamber of Commerce. “We look forward to continuing our strong partnership with Congressman Issa and working with him to support the interests of businesses throughout the East County San Diego region.”