Cranston Mayor Allan W. Fung and Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian announced their endorsement of Republican Congressional Candidate Mike Riley in the September 11 primary from the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Riley is one of several candidates vying for the Republican nomination in Congressional District 2.
Mayor Fung stated, "I was happy to second the nomination of Mike during the state GOP convention and his campaign has been full steam ahead since then. Mike will represent the district with sound conservative fiscal values. His financial background is what we need in this difficult economic environment."
Mayor Avedisian said, "Mike is a capable and respected business leader who will bring his skills to work for our district. That is why we are happy to endorse him in the September 11 primary."