For Immediate Release
July 20, 2022
U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis Endorses Tiffany Smiley For Senate
PASCO, WA – The Smiley for Washington Senate campaign today announced that it has received the endorsement of U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY).
Senator Lummis said: “I am proud to endorse Tiffany Smiley for the U.S. Senate. Tiffany will be a staunch advocate for domestic energy policies that make our nation energy independent again, while also creating good, family-sustaining jobs. I look forward to working with Tiffany to responsibly expand domestic energy production with an all-of-the-above approach for the benefit of both our economy and our national security.”
Tiffany Smiley, on receiving this endorsement, said: “I am very grateful for the support of Senator Lummis. She has been an unwavering voice for comprehensive energy policies that encourage innovation to make our traditional energy sources cleaner while continuing to develop the emerging alternatives of tomorrow. I am honored to receive her endorsement and look forward to working with her to harness our country’s vast and diverse energy sector to the benefit of all Americans.”
Senator Cynthia Lummis was raised on a Wyoming cattle ranch and graduated from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelors of Science in both animal science and biology. She later went on to earn her Juris Doctorate from University of Wyoming. At 24, Senator Lummis was elected to the Wyoming House of Representatives, making her the youngest woman to serve in the state legislature. After serving as a legislator and later the state Treasurer she was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2008. In 2020 she was elected to the U.S. Senate, becoming the first woman to represent Wyoming in the U.S. Senate. She sits as ranking member on the Environment and Public Works Committee’s Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water and Wildlife as well as the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee’s Subcommittee on Space and Science.
To learn more about Tiffany Smiley’s record of taking on an unresponsive Federal government and fighting for the care of our nation’s veteran heroes, watch her announcement video here and download her campaign media kit.