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Walker, Sen. Mike Lee Lead Letter Expressing Gratitude to Jim DeMint

May 2, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and U.S. Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) led the effort in a letter sent to Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint. The letter expresses gratitude to DeMint saying, "For the last two decades you have served faithfully as a leading advocate for America at its best. You have promoted our founding-era vision of America as a nation of empowered, flourishing citizens. You have inspired a new generation of leaders – at every level of government and society – to step forward and stand boldly behind the principles that have fostered the development of the greatest civilization the world has ever known."

In all, the letter has been signed by 48 congressional Republicans:

U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.)
U.S. Representative Buddy Carter (R-Texas)
U.S. Representative Brian Babin (R-Texas)
U.S. Representative 
John Ratcliffe (R-Texas)
U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas)
U.S. Representative Bill Huizenga (R-Mich.)
U.S. Representative John Moolenar (R-Mich.)
U.S. Representative Alex Mooney (R-W.Va.)
U.S. Representative Rob Wittman (R-Va.)
U.S. Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.)
U.S. Representative Barry Loudermilk (R-Ga.)
U.S. Representative Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.)
U.S. Representative Warren Davidson (R-Ohio)
U.S. Representative Rodney Davis (R-Ill.)
U.S. Representative Mark Meadows (R-N.C.)
U.S. Representative Trent Franks (R-Ariz.)
U.S. Representative Mo Brooks (R-Ala)
U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.)
U.S. Representative Kevin Brady (R-Texas)
U.S. Representative Scott Perry (R-Pa.)
U.S. Representative Andy Harris (R-Md.)
U.S. Representative Jim Jordan (R-Ohio)
U.S. Representative Gary Palmer (R-Ala.)
U.S. Representative Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.)
U.S. Representative Daniel Webster (R-Fla.)
U.S. Representative Mike Johnson (R-La.)
U.S. Representative Jody Hice (R-Ga.)
U.S. Representative Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.)
U.S. Representative Jim Banks (R-Ind.)
U.S. Representative Greg Harper (R-Miss.)
U.S. Representative Joe Wilson (R-S.C.)
U.S. Representative Ken Buck (R-Colo.)
U.S. Representative Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.)
U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-N.C.)
U.S. Representative Sam Johnson (R-Texas)
U.S. Representative Bruce Westerman (R-Ark.)
U.S. Representative Mia Love (R-Utah)
U.S. Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah)
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)
U.S. Senator Ron Johnson (R-Wis.)
U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.)
U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.)
U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.)
U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-Okla.)
U.S. Senator Ben Sasse (R-Neb.)
Former U.S. Senator Tom Coburn (R-Okla.)
Former U.S. Senator John Ensign (R-Nev.)

You can read the letter in full here.