Republicans Tout Increasingly Diverse Candidates

The House Republican political committee is pushing back against criticism it lacks a diverse field of 2020 candidates, promoting female and minority hopefuls who have jumped in the race to unseat Democrats next year.

“In the past week alone, we have had well-qualified female Republican candidates announce in our 55 target districts,” the National Republican Congressional Committee announced in a memo obtained by the Washington Examiner.

The NRCC issued the memo amid report that the GOP field is shrinking in diversity and losing key veteran incumbents.

The memo declares, “GOP Recruitment Remains Robust.”

Read more at the Washington Examiner.