Georgia Chamber Endorses Holt Persinger in State House District 119 Special Election Runoff

Walt Farrell

Published February 27, 2023


Atlanta, Georgia – Monday, February 27, 2023 – The Georgia Chamber of Commerce announces its endorsement of Holt Persinger in the special election runoff for State House District 119, which includes portions of Barrow and Jackson Counties. Each election cycle, the Chamber’s Political Affairs Council vets dozens of candidates for office. After working through the endorsement process, business leaders from across the state are confident that Mr. Persinger will make effective policy decisions that positively impact free enterprise and job creation throughout the state.

“The Georgia Chamber of Commerce and our statewide membership appreciate Holt Persinger’s record as a business leader in his community. We know there is a clear choice in who will champion economic development opportunities throughout our state,” said David Raynor, Georgia Chamber Chief Public Affairs Officer. “The Georgia Chamber is proud to endorse pro-business candidates like Holt Persinger and looks forward to a great working relationship if elected.”

Holt Persinger added, “I appreciate the Georgia Chamber’s support for my campaign. As a small businessowner, I know the importance of continuing the pro-business policies that have led to record economic growth and to Georgia maintaining its’ status as the #1 state in the nation to do business. If elected, I look forward to working with them to keep taxes low, cut regulations that stifle our small businesses, and promote policies to keep our economy growing.”

The special election will take place Tuesday, February 28, 2023. The Georgia Chamber is a nonpartisan organization that is dedicated to working with elected officials to ensure a future of economic growth for Georgia businesses, workers and families. To locate your polling place or view your voter status, visit