For Immediate Release

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Today, Ben Loyola is pleased to announce the endorsement of Delegate Brenda Pogge, who has represented Virginia’s 96th District since 2008. “Ben Loyola will be a fighter for our conservative values,” Delegate Pogge said. “I am proud to stand with him and offer my full support.”

Momentum is continuing to build for Ben Loyola’s campaign as Republicans from across the 2nd District unite behind his candidacy.

With endorsements coming from every wing of the party, Ben Loyola is uniting the GOP. After years of bitter infighting that has depressed grassroots enthusiasm and contributed to electoral defeat, 2nd District Republicans now have a candidate they can unite behind in Ben Loyola.

This ever-growing list of endorsements for Ben Loyola now include, among others:

Former Congressman Scott Rigell
Former Congressman Randy Forbes
Former Senator Jeff McWaters
Senator Bill DeSteph
Senator John Cosgrove
Delegate Brenda Pogge
Delegate Glenn Davis
Delegate Emily Brewer
Mayor Rick West of Chesapeake
Louis Jones, Virginia Beach City Council
John Moss, Virginia Beach City Council
Laura Hughes, Virginia Beach School Board
Carolyn Weems, Virginia Beach School Board
Vicky Manning, Virginia Beach School Board
Wes Edwards, Accomack County
Rob Stubbs, Northampton County
and many other leaders and activists.

Ben Loyola and his family fled Communist Cuba for America when he was just two years old. He gave back to his country through 30 years of service in the United States Navy, retiring at the rank of Captain. As the founder and owner of Loyola Enterprises, Ben has continued to provide vital support to our military, equipping them with state-of-the-art simulation, cybersecurity, information technology, and knowledge management for training, analysis, and operations. Ben is once again answering the call to service. As Congressman, Ben will protect the American Dream that has been so central to his own story and deliver results for the 2nd District.