Pat Toomey used to run the Club for Growth of course, which poured a lot of resources into the winning Keith Rothfus campaign. Their statement:
Washington, DC – Tonight, the Club for Growth PAC congratulated Congressman-elect Keith Rothfus on his victory in Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District. In Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District:
· The Club for Growth PAC bundled approximately $191,000 to Rothfus's campaign.
· Club for Growth Action, the Club's Super-PAC, spent approximately $300,000 in the general election.
"The Club for Growth PAC congratulates Congressman-elect Keith Rothfus on his outstanding and hard-fought victory tonight," said Club for Growth President Chris Chocola. "The Club's PAC proudly supported Keith in his first run for Congress, and we are ecstatic that the long-term investment in his candidacy by Club members has paid off. Keith will be a tireless fighter for economic freedom and an ally of Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey when it comes to fighting for limited government and repeal of ObamaCare. We can't wait to see him in Congress next year."