FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
US CONGRESSMAN ED ROYCE ENDORSES JEFF FERGUSON FOR JUDGE 2014
Ed Royce, US Representative for the 39th Congressional District endorsed Jeff Ferguson for OC Judge this week.. Ferguson is a Senior Deputy District Attorney who has served as prosecutor for over thirty years.
“Congressman Royce has given a lot of attention to local crime problems like human sex trafficking,” said Ferguson. “His concern with these issues reflects a real awareness of criminal justice issues and I am honored by his recognition of my years of fighting crime amd supporting victims’ rights and I am privileged to have his support.”
Ed Royce was elected to the CA State Senate in 1982. There he authored the first anti-stalker law, direct versions of which have been adopted in every state of the Union. After election to the US Congress, he authored the Interstate Stalking Punishment and Prevention Act making it a federal crime to chase a victim across state lines. He is a member of the Victims’ Rights Caucus.
Royce is also Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and a senior member of the House Financial Services Committee.