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Ambassador Andrew Young

"Bobby understands that we need to fight for everyone to have opportunity here in Georgia. We need a candidate who will fight for equality and justice, and Bobby is ready to roll up his sleeves and win this race. I support Bobby Kaple."

—Ambassador Andrew Young

"Bobby has not only been a member of our community, but he's been in our living rooms as a newscaster here in Atlanta," said Governor Barnes. "He knows the issues that are important to Georgia families and he'll fight passionately on their behalf. He cares deeply about the issue of children's healthcare, and that's just one of the reasons why I'm supporting Bobby Kaple for Congress."

—Governor Roy Barnes

U.S. Senator (Ret.) Max Cleland

"I've seen the dysfunction in Washington up close, and I know that Bobby can cut right through it," said Senator Cleland. "He has the backs of our veterans and will fight tooth and nail for the residents of District 6. I proudly endorse Bobby Kaple."

—U.S. Senator (Ret.) Max Cleland

State Senate Minority Leader Steve Henson

"Bobby Kaple is a strong advocate for working families across the 6th District," said Leader Henson. "He is the candidate that will fight for us. As the leader of the Senate Democrats and as his friend, I'm proud to endorse him."

—State Senate Minority Leader Steve Henson

State Senator Elena Parent

"Bobby Kaple will proudly fight for equality and women's rights in Washington," said Senator Parent. "We need someone who will protect a woman's right to choose and the family values we hold dear. Having known Bobby, he will do just that, and I'm excited to endorse his campaign."

—State Senator Elena Parent

Rep. Buddy Darden

"Bobby Kaple is a rising star in the Democratic Party and I'm proud to endorse his campaign," said Congressman Darden. "I've served in Congress and I know what it takes to get there. Bobby has what it takes."

—Rep. Buddy Darden

Richard Keatley

“Bobby will fight in Washington for the same things I will fight for here in Georgia as your next Labor Commissioner,” said Richard Keatley. “I am confident Bobby will work for opportunity, equality, and justice — he will use his position in Congress to give Americans a better deal. I’m excited to endorse Bobby Kaple.”

—Richard Keatley

Congressman Cedric Richmond, Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus

“Georgia needs change, and Bobby Kaple is building a campaign that is looking to represent his entire district,” said Congressman Richmond. “Bobby is running his campaign on the issues that we all care about: making sure everyone has affordable healthcare and fighting for jobs in the 6th. I’m proud to endorse Bobby Kaple for Congress.”

—Congressman Cedric Richmond, Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus

Jim Barksdale

“I’m excited to endorse Bobby Kaple,” said Jim Barksdale. “He’s the strongest candidate to win this seat. We need policies that benefit everyone instead of corporations, and Bobby will work to do just that.”

—Jim Barksdale

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