Saturday night, President Trump congratulated Burgess Owens, who appears set to flip a blue house seat red in Utah.
Trump wrote “Republican Burgess Owens Defeats Democrat Rep. Ben McAdams in Utah …Great going Burgess, you continue to be a STAR!”
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 14, 2020
Owens has increased his lead over Democrat incumbent Ben McAdams and appears set to flip another Blue Seat Red in Utah’s 4th District.
Owens lead is now 2,095, Thursday it was 1,616.
UPDATE: Salt Lake County just updated its count in the CD4 race and Owens’ lead is now 2,095
— Robert Gehrke (@RobertGehrke) November 14, 2020
Congratulations have already begun to pour in for Burgess, who spoke at the 2020 RNC convention.
Kelly Loeffler tweeted “Congrats to my friend @BurgessOwens on your big win! I look forward to working with you to protect the American Dream!”
Congrats to my friend @BurgessOwens on your big win! I look forward to working with you to protect the American Dream! 🇺🇸
— Kelly Loeffler (@KLoeffler) November 14, 2020
Here are more:
Congratulations to Congressman Elect – @BurgessOwens!!!!!! 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸
— Gianno Caldwell (@GiannoCaldwell) November 14, 2020
We are so excited to see the great work @BurgessOwens will do in Congress! A wonderful addition to the GOP. Congratulations, Burgess and Utah-04 constituents! 🇺🇸
— Madison Gesiotto Gilbert (@madisongesiotto) November 14, 2020
— Byron Donalds (@ByronDonalds) November 14, 2020