WASHINGTON, DC -- The Never Again PAC, a new independent expenditure organization that will hold the most dangerous and extreme Republican Members of Congress accountable, launched and released an introductory spot evoking the deadly insurrection at the Capitol on January 6 and the Members of Congress who enabled it.
Never Again PAC will target the 147 Republican Members who refused to certify the electoral college -- the “Treason Caucus” -- as part of its mission to break the vicious cycle where Republicans are rewarded for taking extreme, anti-democratic positions. Never Again PAC plans to defeat members of Congress who carried Donald Trump’s authoritarian policies, culminating in the deadly attack on the Capitol.
"Never Again PAC is founded on the principle that in order for our democracy to flourish, we need to punish Republicans at the ballot box for what they’ve done. Now that Donald Trump is out of office, Republicans want to pretend the last four and a half years never happened, we’re here to say Never Again. We can never forget what extremist Republicans did to our country and we’re damn sure going to make it so that their constituents never forget either.” said Never Again PAC Co-Founder and Executive Director, David Bowes. “Every generation has an obligation to protect our democracy. It’s time to do our part.”
Never Again PAC plans to raise $4 million this cycle to fund a research program that will learn the best ways to communicate around January 6 and the events preceding it to inform a paid media and digital organizing accountability program that targets vulnerable members of Congress who are out of step with their districts. Polling in the wake of January 6 showed that a strong majority of voters, including a plurality of Republicans, held Trump and Republicans responsible for the deadly January 6 riots.
Never Again PAC was founded by David Bowes and Ian Moskowitz and is working with GPS Impact on digital strategy.
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David Bowes serves as Executive Director of Never Again PAC. Previously, David served as Finance Director for Senator Coons’ re-election campaign, Chris Coons for Delaware. In that role, David managed Senator Coons’ fundraising relationship with Biden for President, Biden Victory Fund, the Democratic National Committee, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee & the Delaware Democratic Party. Beforehand, David served in the Office of U.S. Senator Christopher A. Coons in the U.S. Senate as Special Assistant. David lives in Washington, D.C.
Ian Moskowitz is a partner at Hilltop Public Solutions and serves as Senior Advisor to Never Again PAC. He is a veteran campaign manager with nearly a decade of experience managing and advising campaigns at the federal, state, and local level across 17 states. Ian most recently served as a Regional Director for the Biden-Harris campaign, where he oversaw programming and served on the strategic teams in Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Virginia, and Maine, delivering tough wins in an unprecedented climate. Ian has managed and consulted on over a dozen races including, serving as campaign manager on a $7 million campaign for Attorney General in the Midwest, working as a media consultant, and serving as Political Director for the New Hampshire Democratic Party.