Press Releases

Country First Announces Endorsements for 2022 Mid-Term Election

WASHINGTON, DC – Country First, led by Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), today announced its endorsements for the 2022 election cycle. All candidates endorsed have shown a commitment to standing for truth and defending democracy.

Country First launches Next Generation Ambassadors program

WASHINGTON, DC – Country First has launched its “Next Generation Ambassadors Program,” an initiative aimed at providing college students with the opportunity to spread the movement on their campuses and elevate their leadership nationally.

Country First Announces Operation Primary First in Michigan

WASHINGTON, DC – In a highly contentious primary season, Congressman Adam Kinzinger announced operation Primary First, a Country First initiative, in the State of Michigan.


Country First Statement on Brad Raffensperger Victory in Georgia

WASHINGTON, DC – Following the results of the Georgia primary election, Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) released the statement below touting the victory of Country First endorsed candidate Brad Raffensperger for Georgia Secretary of State over a Trump-backed challenger.


Country First Takes on Toxic Partisans with Primary First Plan

WASHINGTON, DC – Primary season is in full swing and Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) is working hard to take on and take out the most toxic partisans running for office. Through his Country First movement, Kinzinger has led the way on engaging with voters to participate in the primaries. With historically low turnout in primary elections, Country First has focused on a grassroots effort to engage with non-traditional voters encouraging them to turn out and vote.


Country First Kicks-off Country First Unify Challenge

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Country First will partner with Unify America, a cross-partisan nonprofit on a mission to build problem-solving and civics skills, for the Unify Challenge set for today, Tuesday, April 5th at 1pm ET and Thursday, April 7th at 8pm ET. Designed as an innovative way to deal with increased divisions and respectfully share perspectives across differences, the Unify Challenge is a live, one-on-one online conversation between two individuals who may live across the country from one another and/or have a different outlook on issues. 

Rep. Adam Kinzinger Reflects on 1/6 Anniversary

WASHINGTON, DC – Ahead of the one year anniversary of the January 6th attack on the United States Capitol, Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) released the following video message reflecting on that fateful day, the current state of our nation, and how we can make things better for the future.

Congressman Kinzinger Announces Plans for Next Chapter

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) released a video titled "The Next Chapter” to share the following message: