Press Release

August 15, 2019

Maggie's List Proudly Endorses Michelle Steel for California's 48th Congressional District

For Immediate Release

August 15, 2019


A public servant, mother and proven tax-fighter ready to make a difference


Washington, D.C. — Maggie’s List, a federal political action committee (PAC) dedicated to electing fiscally conservative women to federal office and statewide executive office, is proud to announce the endorsement of Michelle Steel for California’s 48th Congressional district.


Michelle is running for Congress to be OrangeCounty’s strong voice in Washington that will honor promises made and stand up for Orange County’s values.  Michelle isa public servant, mother and proven tax-fighter who wants to make a difference and help those in need. She successfully ran for the California State Board of Equalization, the very agency that showed her how broken our political system is. She quickly worked to make much needed, common sense reforms. At theCalifornia State Board of Equalization, Michelle became the country’s highest ranking Korean American officeholder and California’s highest ranking conservative woman, which gave her a unique platform to give back to her community by empowering the next generation of women and minority leaders.


“Michelle Steel is a proven leader who will be a force in Washington. Her relentless work ethic, along with her fiscal conservatism and advocacy for Orange County families, make her the right individual to lead and represent California’s 48th district in Washington,” states Sandra B. Mortham, Chairman of Maggie’s List and former elected Florida Secretary of State.


"I'm honored to be endorsed by Maggie's List in my race for U.S. Congress. Maggie'sList is the country's leading organization dedicated to electing conservative women to federal public office. They have a strong record of helping some of the most influential women leaders in the Republican Party and I'm honored to be included in this group," states Michelle Steel, Vice-Chair of the Orange County Board of Supervisors.