IRVINE, CA — Today, U.S. Representative Mimi Walters released another powerful ad for her re-election campaign in California’s 45th Congressional District. The ad highlights Walters’ legislation that helps prepare and protect firefighters.

The ad, entitled “Todd”, features local Orange County Firefighter Todd Baldridge and his personal description of what firefighters experience when battling a wildfire on the front lines. Todd also details how important proper manpower and training is to firefighter and community safety.

You can watch the ad below.

The ad illustrates Rep. Walters’ record of delivering for the people of Orange County on issues that matter.

The 2017 fire season was one of the most destructive fire seasons in California’s history. In total, there were 9,133 fires statewide according to the Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. What became known as the “Canyon Fire 2” was specifically devastating to California’s 45th Congressional District, burning almost 10,000 acres, destroying 25 structures and threatening tens of thousands of residents.

U.S. Representative Mimi Walters is running for reelection for the 45th Congressional District. For more information please visit