From the Amy Klobuchar for President campaign:
Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds Endorses Amy Klobuchar for President
MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds today endorsed Amy Klobuchar for President. Senator Deeds has represented Virginia’s 25th District since 2001 and was the 2009 Democratic nominee for governor.
“Amy Klobuchar has the intelligence and experience to be President,” said State Senator Creigh Deeds. “She will build an America that works for all of us by investing in infrastructure, mental health, and making sure that every Virginian has the opportunity to succeed. She has what it takes to unite us as Americans and be a President we can all be proud of.”
“As we head into Super Tuesday, we are excited to have the support of Senator Deeds, a leader who is known across the state for his work on health care and mental health, expanding economic opportunity for working people and for rural Virginians and investing in public education. Senator Deeds will be a tremendous asset and we are honored to have his endorsement, ” said Amy for America Virginia State Director David Aldridge.
Deeds is the Chair of the Privileges and Elections Committee in the Virginia Senate and is a member of the Judiciary, Commerce and Labor, Finance and Appropriations and Rules Committees. Prior to being elected to the state Senate, Deeds served in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1992 to 2001.