Congressman Posey endorsed by Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for 2022 Congressional Reelection Campaign

March 17, 2022

Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) has been endorsed by former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (R) for reelection.

Secretary Pompeo had served during the Trump Administration as Secretary of State and Director of the CIA. Prior to joining the Trump Adminstration, he was a member of Congress, serving with Congressman Posey.

Secretary Pompeo praised Congressman Posey's legislative efforts and willingness to "hold government accountable."

In the Press Release, Congressman Posey acknowledge gratitude for the former Secretary and their efforts together both in Congress and when Secretary Pompeo was working in the Trump Administration.

Congressman Posey is seeking reelection in the 8th Congressional District for his 7th term, representing Indian River and Brevard counties along with parts of Orange County.

Below are the Social Media posts from Secretary Pompeo and Congressman Posey regarding the endorsement. Click here to see Secretary Pompeo's post on Gettr.

This image is a press release from Congressman Bill Posey's Campaign. The top is a blue rectangle, with a racing flag to the left, the word POSEY capitalized and below it, VICTORY TEAM, which is all capitalized letter, with red text. below it is the press release, which reads FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (all capital letter) Marhc 17, 2022, CONTACT: heading reads Secretary Pompeo Endorses Bill Posey For Congress. Below the heading it says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today endorsed Bill Posey in Florida’s 8th Congressional District. Speaking about his endorsement, Secretary Mike Pompeo said, “Bill has a record of getting results and fighting for our America First priorities. He is exactly who the country needs right now to get back on the right track and hold the Biden Administration accountable for their failed policies and lack of transparent leadership. We need more leaders like Bill who aren’t afraid to hold government accountable, stand up to Communist China and unleash American energy. I’m proud to endorse him.” “I am grateful to my friend, Secretary Pompeo, for his support,” said Congressman Posey. “While serving in Congress together, Secretary Pompeo and I fought for our shared conservative values and while he served in the Trump Administration, I worked alongside him to stand up to China and put America first. Now, I’m honored to have his endorsement to continue that important work and get America back on track.” ###