Congressman Trent Kelly Endorses Col. Flippo for Congress

LAS VEGAS, NV – Today Congressman Trent Kelly announced his endorsement of Col. David Flippo for Congress. Congressman Kelly, known for his commitment to conservative principles and his dedication to serving the people of Mississippi’s First Congressional District, cited Flippo’s exceptional leadership qualities, extensive military background, and dedication to defending American values as reasons for his endorsement.

Congressman Kelly commented. 


“I fully endorse Lt. Col. David Flippo and look forward to serving with him in Congress. As a senior leader in the Army National Guard for the past 38 years, I understand the importance of electing members who know firsthand the stakes involved in preserving our safety and security. David’s unwavering conservative values, combined with his exemplary record of service and leadership, both in combat and in advocating for our nation’s principles, ensure that he will be a staunch defender of our liberties and a formidable opponent against those who threaten them. We need a warrior like David Flippo in Congress to safeguard our communities, uphold our conservative values, and secure a prosperous future for our nation.”

Lt. Col. David Flippo, a battle-tested American patriot and entrepreneur, has emerged as a leading conservative voice in Nevada, advocating for policies to strengthen national security, support small businesses, and protect individual liberties. With over two decades of military service, including combat command experience, Flippo brings a wealth of experience and a deep understanding of the issues facing our nation.


Flippo’s campaign has gained momentum with endorsements from grassroots activists, community leaders, and now, Congressman Trent Kelly. With Kelly’s support, Flippo’s candidacy continues to gain traction as he seeks to represent the people of Nevada’s 4th Congressional District in Washington.



David Flippo grew up in a military family living all over the world. Flippo graduated from Montana State University Bozeman with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Master’s degree in Public Administration. He later served in the Air Force obtaining the rank of Lt Colonel before transitioning to civilian life.

He currently resides in Nevada with his wonderful wife of four decades. He is a father of two sons, and a grandfather. His family has served our country continuously since the United States Civil War. He is a lifetime member of the VFW, NRA, and GOA. 

David Flippo is a respected financial expert in the financial planning services industry. He currently serves as a financial broker at First Command Financial Services. He also owns and operates a successful HobbyTown franchise store.


As a man who has benefited from hard work and the opportunities provided to him from his military service, He is running to extend opportunities to everyone. He believes in safety and Second Amendment rights. He believes all Nevadans can have dependable, quality jobs in our fast-growing economy, and that our legislatures should support the state without excessive overreach in policy.  


It’s his goal to have “Stronger Leadership and Smaller Government!” for Nevadans.


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