Club for Growth PAC Endorses Russ Fulcher for Congress - Russ Fulcher for Congress

Club for Growth PAC Endorses Russ Fulcher for Congress

Norm Semanko
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Meridian, ID – Former State Senator Russ Fulcher, candidate for Idaho’s 1st Congressional District, is honored to announce that The Club for Growth PAC is endorsing his candidacy for U.S. Congress.

With a nationwide network of pro-growth Americans that believe in limited government, the Club is the leading free market advocacy group in the country.
The Club for Growth PAC released their statement in support of Fulcher on Monday, November 27th and is as follows:

“Club for Growth PAC is thrilled to announce support for Russ Fulcher and his campaign for Congress,” stated Club for Growth PAC President David McIntosh.

“Russ is a conservative hero in Idaho politics. While serving as a state senator, Fulcher led the fight against the implementation of the state’s Obamacare exchange. He also was a staunch opponent of Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion and led the effort to eliminate the state’s sales tax on groceries.

“Russ has demonstrated he’s not afraid to buck the party’s establishment and will tirelessly fight for conservative economic policies to strengthen our nation.”

“I am honored to receive the support of such an impactful organization,” said Fulcher. “Club for Growth believes that economic opportunity and prosperity grows when government is limited and free enterprise is promoted. And so do I.”


Russ Fulcher is a fourth-generation Idahoan who grew up on a dairy farm in Meridian. He has multiple upper education degrees from Idaho Institutions, spent 24 years in Idaho’s technology industry where he conducted business worldwide. Russ also served 10 years in the statehouse as a Senate leader, and currently operates a commercial real estate business. He and his wife Kara, have three adult children; Meghan, Benjamin, and Nicole.