ENDORSEMENTS & SUPPORTERS

“Madison represents a new generation of Conservative Leaders that we badly need in DC.”

– Donald Trump Jr.

Elected officials:

  • Charles Taylor

  • Dan Crenshaw

Former NC-11 Congressional Candidates:

  • Matthew Burril
  • Joey Osborne
  • Dillon Gentry
  • Steven Fekete Jr.
  • Vance Patterson
  • Albert Wiley Jr.
  • Jim Davis (Supports Madison Cawthorn)

County Commissioners:

  • Tommy Melton of Polk County
  • David Moore of Polk County
  • Tommy Thompson of Henderson County (Also Clerk of Superior Court)
  • Grady Hawkins of Henderson County (Chairman)
  • William Lapsley of Henderson County (Vice-Chairman)
  • Rebecca McCall of Henderson County
  • Mike Edney of Henderson County
  • Charlie Messer of Henderson County
  • Robert Pressley of Buncombe County (Vice-Chairman)
  • Anthony Penland of Buncombe County
  • Myron Yoder of Polk County (Chairman)
  • Paul Beiler of Polk County
  • Roy Dickey of Cherokee County
  • CB McKinnon of Cherokee County
  • Clay Logan of Clay County
  • Dr. Dan Eichenbaum of Cherokee County

Sheriffs:

  • Derrick Palmer of Cherokee County
  • Lowell Griffin of Henderson County
  • George Erwin (Retired) of Henderson County
  • Tim Wright of Polk County
  • Bobby Deese of Clay County
  • Joseph Jones of Graham County
  • David Mahoney of Transylvania County
  • Gary Banks of Yancey County
  • Curtis Cochran of Swain County
  • Donald Street of Mitchell County
  • Kermit Banks (Retired) of Yancey County
  • Robert Holland of Macon County
  • Ricky “Buck” Bunchanan of McDowell County
  • Bill Hollingsed (Retired) Waynesville Chief of Police
  • Gene Ray (Retired) Biltmore Forest Chief of Police

North Carolina Legislature:

  • NC Rep. Lt. Col. Chris Whitmire (Retired)
  • NC Rep. Michele Presnell (Retired)
  • NC House Majority Leader Mike Hager (Retired)

Mayors:

  • James Reid, Mayor of Andrews

Educators:

  • Jeff Tatham of the Cherokee County Board of Education (Chairman)
  • Jeana Conley, Superintendent of Cherokee County School District
  • Michael Absher or the Henderson County School Board
  • Jay Egolf of the Henderson County School Board 

Organizational Endorsements:

  • Catawba Valley Tea Party
  • iVoteAmerica
  • WNC Constitutional Patriots (Facebook)
  • National Right to Life
  • North Caolina Troopers Association
  • NFIB

For more information see our media page for press releases about many of the endorsements listed here.