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For Immediate Release
October 12, 2015
Contact: Dave Jacobson, (818) 943-2348
Celebrated Labor Leader Ray Cordova Endorses Lou Correa for California’s 46th Congressional District Seat
SANTA ANA, CA— Continuing to stockpile important support for his campaign to represent California’s 46th Congressional District seat, today former State Senator Lou Correa won an endorsement from South County Labor Chair Ray Cordova.
In announcing his support of Correa’s Congressional bid, South County Labor Chair Ray Cordova stated:
“Lou Correa has built a strong record of supporting working people. He understands that the growing income inequality gap is unsustainable, and that’s why I know he is firmly committed to expanding opportunity, working to create more good paying jobs, increase investment in job-training and workforce development, and doing everything he can to bolster and strengthen our middle class. For these reasons and many more, I’m pleased to endorse Lou for Congress.”
Today’s announcement further fuels Correa’s momentum surge stemming from his continued roll out of consecutive endorsements, including the following leaders and groups:
California Small Business Association
Building Our Leadership Diversity (BOLD) PAC
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair and Congresswoman Linda Sánchez
Congresswoman & former State Assembly Speaker Karen Bass
Congressman Juan Vargas
Congressman Alan Lowenthal
Congressman Pete Aguilar
California’s State Treasurer John Chiang
California’s Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
California State Senate President Pro-Tem Kevin de León
California Board of Equalization Chair Jerome Horton
California Latino Legislative Caucus Chair and State Assemblyman Luis Alejo
California State Senator and former Air Force General Richard Roth
Santa Ana City Council Member Michele Martinez
Santa Ana Unified School District Board President John Palacio
Santa Ana Unified School District Clerk Valerie Amezcua
Santa Ana Unified School District Board Member José Alfredo Hernández, J.D.
Anaheim Union High School District Board President Annemarie Randal-Trejo
Anaheim Union High School District Board Member Al Jabbar
Anaheim City School District Board of Education President Bob Gardner
Anaheim City School District Board of Education Member Ryan Ruelas
Los Angeles City Councilman, past State Senator Gil Cedillo
Correa served in the California State Senate, representing the 34th District, from 2006- 2014 and served the cities of Anaheim, Buena Park, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Santa Ana, Stanton and Westminster. Prior to the Senate, he served on the Orange County Board of Supervisors representing the 1st District. Before his time on the Board, Correa served in the California State Assembly representing the 69th District.
For more information, please visit www.LouCorrea.com.