Reps. Jason Crow (CO-06), Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Pat Ryan (NY-18), Jared Golden (ME-02), Don Davis (NC-01), and Chris Deluzio (PA-17) Announce Support for Dixon
Marine Veteran, Entrepreneur, and Father of 3 Girls Seeks to Serve Country Once Again
Portola Valley, California—Democratic candidate for California’s 16th Congressional District Peter Dixon today announced that he has earned the endorsement of six fellow military veterans and Members of Congress; Representative Jason Crow (CO-06); Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11); Representative Pat Ryan (NY-18); Representative Jared Golden (ME-02); Representative Don Davis (NC-01); and Representative Chris Deluzio (PA-17).
“I am pleased to endorse Peter Dixon for Congress,” said Rep. Jason Crow (CO-06). “His background as a combat veteran, entrepreneur, and devoted father uniquely positions him as a leader who understands the diverse needs of his community. As our democracy is under threat, we need leaders who will fight for our country. Peter Dixon is that proven leader.”
“Peter Dixon embodies the type of leader Congress needs most — he will always put our country and Constitution first,” said Rep. Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11). “From his service in the Marines to the U.S. State Department under Secretary Clinton, Peter understands how we can work together to tackle America’s most pressing challenges. We need Peter’s vision and voice in Congress to stand up to MAGA extremism and deliver for Silicon Valley families.”
“Peter Dixon has spent his entire life serving our country,” said Rep. Pat Ryan (NY-18). “First as a Marine, and then at the Pentagon, and finally at the State Department, where he fought corruption and took on violent drug cartels. Peter is committed to protecting democracy, combating climate change, and keeping our streets, families, and communities safe. This country needs more patriots with a proven record of fighting to protect American freedoms. Peter Dixon is a patriot, and I am honored to support his candidacy for Congress in California’s 16th Congressional District.”
“As a Marine, I proudly endorse Peter Dixon for Congress,” said Rep. Jared Golden (ME-02). “His journey from the frontlines to Silicon Valley demonstrates a unique set of skills crucial for addressing the complexities of our time. Peter’s dedication to fighting for working families, defending democracy, and delivering common-sense solutions to issues like climate change and affordability is unmatched.”
“Today, it is with great warmth and deep admiration that I wholeheartedly endorse Peter Dixon for Congress,” said Rep. Don Davis (NC-01). “Peter’s extraordinary journey from the United States Marine Corps to his pivotal roles at the Pentagon and the State Department reflects his unwavering dedication to our democracy and his profound impact on his local community and beyond. As a fellow veteran, I’ve witnessed Peter’s exceptional leadership, strong teamwork skills, and tireless commitment to service firsthand. Our shared belief in the American dream, his deep family values, and his strong tradition of service make him the ideal candidate to represent the 16th Congressional District of California. I wholeheartedly support Peter Dixon and his candidacy for public office.”
“Having served our nation, I recognize the qualities of a true public servant,” said Rep. Chris Deluzio (PA-17). “That’s why I endorse Peter Dixon for Congress. He risked his life for this country, and I know his commitment to America is something we need in Washington. Peter’s focus on defending democracy and delivering for the American people sets him apart.”
“I am thankful and honored to receive the endorsements of these esteemed Members of Congress,” said Dixon. “Their confidence in our shared commitment to defending our democracy and finding common-sense solutions to the challenges we face is truly heartening. Their support shows that I’m already building critical relationships that will allow me to hit the ground running in delivering results for Silicon Valley. I look forward to serving alongside them in Washington.”
In a video announcing his campaign, Dixon highlights his career as a combat veteran, special advisor serving under Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and successful Silicon Valley start-up founder working to make the U.S. military more efficient and effective. Dixon also notes that his motivation to run for Congress is rooted in his passion to serve his country and to ensure a better future for his daughters and all families of California’s 16th district.