BETHESDA, Md., April 11, 2106 /PRNewswire/ -- "I am very pleased to endorse Congresswoman Donna Edwards in the race for the Maryland United States Senate. As a Maryland-based business leader, where my company The RLJ Companies is located, I know first-hand that Representative Edwards is a proven leader and a champion for the business community, particularly for small and minority-owned businesses.
In addition to her steadfast support to the business community, Representative Edwards also has a strong record on key issues of importance to the African American community like income inequality, access to capital, and job creation.
Representative Donna Edwards will bring a broad and diverse perspective to the United States Senate."
Robert L. Johnson is the Founder & Chairman, The RLJ Companies and Founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET)