Veterans of Foreign Wars PAC backs Klein over veteran Westby George Bennett | October 1st, 2010
“This endorsement is based on your strong support for veterans, national security & defense, and military personnel issues,” says a letter to Klein from Veterans of Foreign Wars PAC Director Salvatore Capirchio.The VFW represents more than 2.1 million vets. Its PAC mainly endorses incumbents from both parties and in 2008 gave 55 percent of its contributions to Democrats and 45 percent to Republicans.
Klein also was endorsed this week by Veterans and Military Families for Progress.
West has been endorsed by Veterans for Freedom, Combat Veterans for Congress, Iraq Vetrans for Freedom and the National Vietnam & Gulf War Veterans Committee.