Rep. Brenda Barton Endorses Paul Gosar for Re-Election in AZ-4

| May 23 2012

Payson, Arizona–Today, State Representative Brenda Barton announced her support for Congressman Paul Gosar’s re-election efforts in the newly drawn Fourth Congressional District. This new district includes a large portion of the district Congressman Gosar currently represents including the Town of Payson where Representative Barton currently resides.

“I have been impressed by Congressman Gosar’s commitment to Arizona and our lands. From my position in the Arizona House of Representatives, I have witnessed firsthand his willingness to fight for our issues on the floor of Congress. We have been well served by Congressman Gosar. For these reasons, he has my enthusiastic endorsement for Congress.”

In response to Representative Bartons support, Dr. Gosar stated, “Among the highlights of my first term in Congress meeting incredible residents throughout rural Arizona and many of the hard working elected officials who represent them has been a priority.  Representative Barton is one of those elected officials who I have learned a great deal about and have a profound respect for; she has served her constituents as a strong conservative in the state legislature.  I am happy to have her support and look forward to a second term of serving along side her.”

Representative Brenda Barton is a fifth generation Arizona resident in rural Arizona.  She was elected to the State House in 2010 and is currently running for reelection in the redrawn sixth district out of Payson.  Prior to her election Rep. Barton served as a two-term past president of the Graham County Republican Women, and a two term Region III Director on the State Board of the Arizona Republican Women. She is also a graduate of the second class of the Dodie Londen Excellence in Public Service Series. Rep. Barton is married to Bruce and the couple has two grown children and six grand – children, the oldest of which is a junior at Safford High School.

Congressman Paul Gosar D.D.S. was elected in 2010 to serve Rural Arizona.  Paul and his wife, Maude, have been small business owners for over 25 years and are the proud parents of three children.  Gosar has focused his first term on bringing jobs back to the district, reforming health care, including the repeal of ObamaCare and reigning in government spending.  For more information, visit his website at www.gosar4congress.com