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Sam Jammal Statement Following Tax Bill Vote

Sam Jammal Sets Countdown for Ed Royce’s Retirement Date Following Tax Bill Vote Fullerton, CA —Following Ed Royce’s, “Yes,” vote on the Trump tax increase on 39th district families, Sam Jammal, candidate for California’s 39th Congressional district issued the following statement along with a countdown to Ed Royce’s retirement date: “Today, Ed Royce voted voted [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Press Release: Nov 16, 2017

Sam Jammal: Out of Touch Ed, is Prioritizing GOP Party Politics and Out of District Millionaires Over Our Community Fullerton, CA — In response to today’s anticipated House Republican tax scam vote, Sam Jammal, candidate for California’s 39th Congressional district issued the following statement: “Ed Royce, who has been in Congress for nearly a quarter of a century, is slated [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

Maria Contreras-Sweet, former Administrator US Small Business Administration, endorses Sam Jammal

Former Obama Cabinet Member and Head of the U.S. Small Business Administration announces support for Sam Jammal for Congress Maria Contreras-Sweet, the 24th Administrator of the US Small Business Administration, is a longtime resident of Rowland Heights FULLERTON – Sam Jammal, candidate for California’s 39th Congressional district, today announced the endorsement of Maria Contreras-Sweet, an [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Los Angeles Times: Obama’s former staffers hope to build upon his legacy as they run for office

Obama's former staffers hope to build upon his legacy as they run for office Seema Mehta | seema.mehta@latimes.com | Los Angeles Times When bidding farewell to the nation in January, President Obamaurged perseverance in the face of political change. “If you’re disappointed by your elected officials, grab a clipboard, get some signatures and run for [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

POLITICO: Alarmed by Trump, Obama Alums Launch Campaigns of their own

Alarmed by Trump, Obama Alums Launch Campaigns of their own Elena Schneider | eschneider@politico.com | POLITICO Sam Jammal wasn’t planning to run for Congress yet — the 35-year-old former staffer in Barack Obama’s Commerce Department is still paying off his student loans. But after watching Donald Trump win the presidency and thinking about what it could [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Orange County Breeze: Sam Jammal announces run for Congress in California’s 39th District

Sam Jammal announces run for Congress in California's 39th District  Sam Jammal, former Obama Administration official and clean energy executive joins the race for the 39th congressional district, opposing incumbent Republican Congressman, Ed Royce. Sam was raised in the 39th district and lives in Fullerton. “I am running to help restore the American Dream, which [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Roll Call: Obama Alumni Jump Into Congressional Races Across the Country

Obama Alumni Jump Into Congressional Races Across the Country  By Eric Garcia | ericgarcia@rollcall.com | Roll Call Alumni of the Obama administration are heeding their former boss’ call to get in the game themselves and run for office in response the election of President Donald Trump and to continue what the former president started. Sam Jammal, an Obama appointee in the Commerce [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Innovation Relies on a Free Open Internet

Innovation Relies on a Free Open Internet On Monday, the same day I announced my campaign for congress, I filed my comment to the FCC in support of net neutrality. Here is what I submitted: I am writing in strong support of preserving net neutrality. We are an economy where technology is driving our growth. Net [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

LA Times: Former Obama official joins race to unseat Rep. Ed Royce in Orange County’s 39th District

Former Obama administration employee Sam Jammal is running in Orange County's 39th Congressional District, saying his immigrant background is representative of its constituents. Jammal, 35, of Fullerton, was raised in La Mirada by a Colombian mother and Jordanian father. The district has a heavy Latino and Asian population. “This is where I grew up, so it’s [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Orange County Register: Orange County’s field of Democratic congressional challengers grows to 17

Orange County’s field of Democratic congressional challengers grows to 17  By Martin Wisckol | mwisckol@scng.com | Orange County Register The Buzz is the Register’s weekly political news column. The crowd of first-time Democratic candidates who think they can beat one of Orange County’s four Republican Congress members continues to swell, fueled in part by Hillary [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments