“As concerned as I become about our political system at times, there are exceptional leaders out there who restore my confidence in our country’s future,” wrote Franchot in a statement on his official Facebook page Wednesday night. “Jesse Colvin, who is running for Congress from Maryland’s First Congressional District, is one of those leaders.”
The Comptroller, who serves as Maryland’s top financial officer, emphasized his belief that Jesse is prepared to address the 1st District’s economic challenges.
“Jesse is a fourth-generation Marylander and successful business leader with a unique understanding of the First District’s economy – from its industrial, technology and distribution hubs of the I-95 corridor to the seafood, agriculture and tourism sectors that sustained the Eastern Shore for Generations.”
Read more in the full press release here.