List of Endorsements

Newspapers:

  • Los Angeles Times 
  • Los Angeles Daily Breeze
  • Long Beach Press Telegram
  • Los Angeles Daily News
  • Whittier Daily News
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
  • Los Angeles Sentinel
  • Los Angeles Watts Times
  • Random Lengths

Elected Leaders:

  • United States Senator Dianne Feinstein
  • California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom
  • California State Controller Betty Yee
  • California Secretary of State Alex Padilla
  • California Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
  • California State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones
  • California State Treasurer John Chiang
  • California Treasurer (Ret.), Attorney General (Ret.) & Senate President pro Tempore (Ret.) Bill Lockyer
  • Los Angeles County Assessor Jeffrey Prang
  • Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis
  • Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl
  • Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
  • Los Angeles County Supervisor Yvonne Burke (Ret.)
  • Rep. & House Democratic Caucus Chair Xavier Becerra
  • Rep. Alan Lowenthal
  • Rep. Ted Lieu
  • Rep. Karen Bass
  • Rep. Norma Torres
  • Rep. Judy Chu
  • Rep. Grace Napolitano
  • Rep. Tony Cardenas
  • Rep. Loretta Sanchez
  • Rep. Mark Takano
  • State Senator Tony Mendoza
  • State Senator Ricardo Lara
  • State Senator Isadore Hall
  • State Senator Betty Karnette (Ret.)
  • State Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon
  • State Assemblyman Patrick O'Donnell
  • State Assemblyman & Chair of California Legislative Black Caucus Reggie Jones-Sawyer
  • State Assemblywoman Autumn Burke
  • State Assemblyman Mike Gipson
  • State Assemblyman Steve Bradford (Ret.)
  • State Assemblywoman Bonnie Lowenthal (Ret.)
  • State Assemblyman George Nakano (Ret.)
  • State Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi (Ret.)
  • State Assemblywoman Sally Havice (Ret.)
  • State Assemblyman Ian Calderon
  • State Assemblyman Chris Holden
  • Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia
  • Long Beach City Council Member Rex Richardson
  • Long Beach City Council Member Suja Lowenthal
  • Long Beach City Council Member Al Austin
  • Long Beach City Council Member Roberto Uranga
  • Long Beach City Council Member Dee Andrews
  • Long Beach City Council Member Suzie Price
  • Long Beach City Council Member Lena Gonzalez
  • Long Beach City Council Member Gerrie Shipske (Ret.)
  • Long Beach City Council Member Steve Neal (Ret.)
  • Long Beach City Council Member Evan Braude (Ret.)
  • Long Beach City Prosecutor Doug Haubert
  • Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education Vice President Felton Williams
  • Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education Member Megan Kerr
  • Long Beach Unified School District Board Member Diana Craighead
  • Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees, Area 3 Sunny Zia
  • Long Beach City Councilman (Ret.) current Long Beach City College Trustee Jeffrey A. Kellogg
  • Torrance Mayor Pat Furey
  • Torrance City Council Member Tim Goodrich
  • Torrance City Council Member Cliff Numark (Ret.)*
  • Torrance City Council Member Hope Witkowsky (Ret.)
  • Torrance Cable TV Commissioner Dan Feliz*
  • Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
  • Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan (Ret.)
  • Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer
  • Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin
  • Los Angeles City Attorney Rick Tuttle (Ret.)
  • Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Mike Bonin
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Joe Buscaino
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Nury Martinez
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Tom LaBonge
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Mitch O'Farrell
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Curren Price
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Paul Koretz
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Gil Cedillo
  • Los Angeles City Council Member Robert Farrell (Ret.)
  • Los Angeles City Council Member David Ryu
  • Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education President Richard Vladovic
  • Norwalk Mayor Marcel Rodarte
  • Norwalk City Council Member Cheri Kelley
  • Norwalk City Council Member Mike Mendez
  • Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District Board of Education President Jesse Urquidi
  • Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District Board Member Ana Valencia
  • Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District Board Member Darryl R. Adams 
  • La Mirada Council Member Andrew Sarega
  • Santa Fe Springs Mayor Pro-Tem Richard Moore
  • Signal Hill Mayor Edward Wilson
  • Signal Hill City Council Member Tina L. Hansen
  • Downey Mayor (Ret.) & Current City Councilman Luis Marquez
  • Downey City Council Member Fernando Vasquez
  • Downey Planning Commissioner Louis Morales
  • Downey Unified School District Board of Education Member Martha Sodetani
  • Downey Unified School District Board of Education Member Donald LaPlante
  • Artesia Mayor Miguel Canales
  • Artesia City Council Member Ali Sajjad Taj
  • Artesia City Council Member Victor Manalo
  • Rancho Palos Verdes Mayor (Ret.) & California Coastal Commissioner (Ret.) Larry Clark
  • Rancho Palos Verdes Mayor (Ret.) & Current City Council Member Ann Shaw
  • Hawaiian Gardens Mayor Reynaldo Rodriguez
  • Hawaiian Gardens City Council Member Victor Farfan
  • Lomita City Council Member Barry Waite (Ret.)
  • Lomita City Council Member Don Suminaga (Ret.)
  • Lomita City Council Member Chuck Taylor (Ret.) 
  • Rolling Hills Estates City Council Member & elected Member of South Coast Air Quality Management District Judy Mitchell*
  • Rolling Hills City Council Member Patrick Wilson
  • Hacienda La Puente Unified School District Board President Anthony Duarte
  • Hacienda La Puente Unified School District Board of Education Vice President Penny Fraumeni
  • Hacienda La Puente Unified School Distrct Board of Education Member Jay Chen
  • Redondo Beach City Council Member Bill Brand
  • Redondo Beach City Council Member Stephen Sammarco
  • Redondo Beach City Council Member (Ret.) & National Representative Shipyard Workers Union (Ret.) Kevin Sullivan (Ret.)
  • Redondo Beach Unified School District Board of Education President Todd Loewenstein (Ret.)
  • Manhattan Beach Mayor Richard Montgomery (Ret.)
  • Manhattan Beach City Council Member Amy Howorth
  • Whittier City Council Member Owen Newcomer
  • Whittier City School District Board Vice President Efrain Matthew Aceves
  • East Whittier City School District Board Vice President Dimitri Elbling
  • ABC Unified School District Board Member Celia Spitzer
  • ABC Unified School District Board Vice President Olympia Chen
  • Paramount City Council Member Diane Martinez
  • Paramount Unified School District Board Member Linda Garcia
  • Bellflower Unified School District Board Clerk Sue ElHessen
  • Bellflower United School District Board Member Debbie Cuadros
  • Pico Rivera City Council Member Gustavo Camacho
  • Lynwood Mayor (Ret.) & Council Member Jose Solache
  • Lynwood City Council Member Aide Castro
  • Lynwood Vice Mayor Maria Santillan-Beas
  • Lynwood Unified School District Board of Education Vice President Gary Hardie
  • Los Angeles County Office of Education Board Member Alex Johnson
  • West Basin Municipal Water District, Division IV Director Scott Houston
  • Cerritos Mayor Diana Needham (Ret.)
  • Cerritos City Council Member Naresh Solanki 
  • Cerritos College Board of Trustees John Paul Drayer
  • Carson City Council Member Lula Davis Holmes
  • Malibu Mayor Pamela Conley Ulich (Ret.)
  • Malibu Mayor Lou LaMonte (Ret.) 
  • West Hollywood City Council Member John Duran
  • Irvine Mayor Sukhee Kang (Ret.)
  • Compton City Councilwoman Emma Sharif

Public Safety Groups

  • Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014
  • United Firefighters of Los Angeles City Local 112
  • Long Beach Firefighters Association Local 372
  • Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs (ALADS)
  • Los Angeles County Lifeguard Association
  • Los Angeles County Professional Peace Officers Association (LAPPOA)
  • Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL)
  • Los Angeles Port Police Officers Association (ILWU) Local 65
  • Los Angeles County Deputy Probation Officers AFSCME Local 685
  • Long Beach Police Officers Association (LBPOA)
  • Torrance Police Officers Association (TPOA)
  • Los Angeles Airport Peace Officers Association (LAAPOA)
  • California Coalition of Law Enforcement Associations (CCLEA)
  • Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC)
  • Association of Probation Supervisors, SEIU 721-BU 702
  • El Segundo Police Officers Association

Women’s Groups & Leaders

  • Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project Los Angeles County
  • National Organization for Women (NOW) California Chapter
  • National Women’s Political Caucus (NWPC) Los Angeles County
  • Women's Political Committee (WPC)
  • Los Angeles African American Women's Public Policy Institute Executive Director Joy Atkinson*
  • California Women 4 Women

Environmental Organizations & Leaders

  • Sierra Club
  • Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters (LALCV)
  • Environmentalist, Actor & Director Ed Begley Jr. 
  • Climate Resolve Executive Director Jonathan Parfrey*
  • Natural Resource Defense Council Senior Attorney David Pettit*
  • Sierra Club Long Beach Group/Angeles Chapter Chair Gabrielle Weeks*
  • Coalition for a Safe Environment Executive Director Jesse Marquez*

Organizations & Leaders Representing Working People:

  • California Nurses Association (CNA)
  • American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) District Council 36
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 721
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Healthcare Workers (UHW)
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 2015
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Service Workers West (USWW)
  • International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 13, Local 94 and Local 63
  • International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) Southern California District Council
  • International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE)
  • United Association (UA) Plumbers Local 78
  • United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 770
  • Teamsters Joint Council 42
  • Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) 1277
  • Iron Workers Local 416
  • Painters & Allied Trades District Council 36
  • Operating Engineers Local 12
  • Communications Workers of America (CWA) Southern California Council
  • California Association of Professional Employees (CAPE)
  • Transportation Communications Union (TCU) Local 1315
  • Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters
  • Machinists (IAM) District Lodge 947
  • United Steel Workers Local 675
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 11 & Local 47
  • American Federation of State, County Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3634 MTA Supervisors
  • Heat & Frost Insulators Local 5
  • Laborers (LiUNA) Local 1309
  • Metropolitan Water District Employees, AFSCME Local 1902
  • Masters, Mates and Pilots, ILA, AFL-CIO
  • UNITE HERE Local 11
  • Los Angeles & Orange Counties Building & Constructions Trades Council
  • National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) Branch 24
  • Vice President/Vice Chair of BU 702 at SEIU Local 721, BU 702 Association of Porbation Supervisors John Tuchek*
  • Transportation Workers Union (TWU) of America California State Conference
  • United Association (UA) Pipefitters Local 250
  • Los Angeles Metro Bus and Rail Operators SMART Transportation Division, General Committee 875

Business Organizations & Small Business Owners 

  • San Pedro Chamber of Commerce
  • Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA)
  • Rosemarie Ganoe, Owner at Captain's Treasure Chest Jewelry*
  • Mary Sopiea, owner of Baja Sonora Restaurant*
  • Walter Larkin, President Benefit & Insurance Services*
  • Gus Navarro, Owner of San Pedro Electric Sign*
  • Isaura Castaneda, Owner of Los Tres Cochinitos Restaurant*
  • Alma & Ignacio Ortiz, Owner of Hojas Premium Tea House*
  • Aaron De La Torre, Owner of Juanita's Foods*
  • Tony Vallejo, Owner of Guanajuato Meat Market*
  • Dan Domonoske, Vice President of Potential Industries, Inc.*
  • Yolanda Regalado, Sirens Java & Tea LLC*
  • David Lynch, Owner of Sacred Grounds Cafe*
  • Henry Trejo, Owner of Salient Computers*
  • Vince Aquirre, Owner of Downtown Caps*
  • Jorja Mazzella and Nick D'ambrosi, Owners of Norman's Men's and Boys' Clothing*
  • Joshua Garcia, Owner of BadFish Clothing Company*
  • Marta Valladolid, Owner of Bringelson Jewelers*
  • Gabriel Zambrano, Owner of "The Shop" Barber Shop*
  • Jeff Daquila, Owner of The Surplus Guy*
  • Bryan, Adin, and Sean Gardenswartz, Owners of Portside Cleaners*
  • Martine Klein, Owner of Dramatique*
  • James Brown, Owner of San Pedro Brewing Company*
  • Terri Morgan, Owner of So.Cal Tattoo and Body Piercing*
  • Darka Klaric, Owner of Drop-In Gifts*
  • Phil Buscemi, Owner of Philie B's Pizza and Subs and Sandwiches*
  • Alma and Ignacio Ortiz, Owners of Hojas Tea House and Cafe*
  • Alex Smith, Co-Owner of Gold Star Catering*
  • Alycia D. Enciso, President of Alycia Enciso & Associates*
  • Collin King, Aragon Appliance Repair*
  • Dan Mabe, Founder and President of American Green Zone Alliance*
  • Gino Cutri, Owner of Raffeallo Ristorante*
  • Hector Chacon, President of Transvisionary, LLC*
  • John Wall, Vice President of Industrial & Marine Supplies*
  • Jose Ramos, Owner of Gardening Services*
  • Lisa DiMercurio, Mattucci Real Estate*
  • Michael Nixon, Lifestyle Marketing*
  • Ray A. Verches, Principal at Verches Associates*
  • Ron Libbrecht, Art Director of APC Fine Arts Gallery*
  • Ronald Moore, VP Finance & Administration at Advanced Environmental Group, LLC*
  • Roxanna Natale-Brown, Executive Director at Fred Brown Recovery Services*
  • Weston LaBar, Partner at Pear Strategies*
  • Alita Bernal, Principal at The Urban Point Managing*
  • Andrew M. Stein, Defense Lawyer at Law Offices Of Andrew M. Stein* 
  • Consuella Mackey, Founder and Executive Director at Operation Confidence*
  • Dan Weinstein, Managing Director at College Town International*
  • Dean Ruffridge, Senior Vice President at CR&R Enviromental Services*
  • Donna B. Vasquez, attorney at MUSICK Peeler*
  • Erica Flores, Director of Financial Planning at LaOpinion*
  • Ernesto Morales, Principal at North Star Alliance*
  • Gabriel Reyes, President of Global Public Relations at Kingsmen III Hundred*
  • Jay A. Kaplan, Attorney at Kaplan Law Corporation*
  • Jonathon Franklin, Criminal and DUI Defense Attorney at Law*
  • Laurence S. Zakson, Reich, Adell & Cvitan A Professional Law Corporation* 
  • Lou Trerotola, One REALTYONEGROUP The Papparazze Realtor*
  • Luis Amaya, Marketing Director at Kingsmen III Hundred*
  • Maria Teresa  Villarreal , Director at Cosmetica* 
  • Michael Conrad Scarponi Jr., Energy Consultant at CalGreen Builders. Inc.* 
  • Nick Donovan, Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA, Inc.* 
  • Soledad Fierro, Alpha Primeland Real Estate* 
  • Virgil Woolfolk, President at Virtex Company*
  • Jim Batte, Owner of The UPS Store* 
  • Peter Schiotis III, Massage Therapist at Physiotheraphy Dynamics*
  • Patrick Wilson, President of Fastlane Transportation*
  • Diane Acosta, Owner of Polly Ann Bakery*
  • Gabriel Terzian, Owner of San Pedro Shoe Repair*
  • Rod Wilson, President of Electrea-media, Inc*
  • Lowell Way, CFO at The Towers Industries* 
  • Lisa Peskay Malmsten, Former LB at Paper Arts Instruction and Design*
  • Anthony V. Nizetich, Attorney of Law at Public Affairs Advocacy*
  • Warren Hsiiao, Parkhurst Galleries Inc.*
  • Shiblee Ahmed, General Manager of Vagabond Inn*
  • Hyojin Kim, Owner of Green Cleaners*
  • John Fersh, Owner of John J Fersh, D.D.S Dental Group*
  • Frank Velasco, Mitchell Printing & Publishing, INC*
  • Dan Salas, CEO of Harbor Breeze*
  • Michael J Randles, Insurance Center Associates*
  • Mychal Clark, Owner of Journeys Martial Arts Academy*
  • Steven A Guevara, 110 Barbershop*
  • Jim Trani, Owner of J Trani’s Restaurant*
  • Jaymie Wilson, Ports O’ Call Restaurant*
  • Jimmy Eleopoulos, Owner of Big Nick’s Pizza*
  • Andrew Silber, Owner of The Whale & Ale*
  • Tom Amalfitano, Owner of Crusty Crab Restaurant*
  • Roman Carillo, Owner of Happy Diner*
  • Tony Moreno, Owner of Taxco Mexican Restaurant*
  • Art Rico, Owner of Marine Printing Inc.*
  • Mike Ardeshiri, Owner of Red West Pizza*
  • John Ungaro, Owner of Shamrock Seafoods*
  • Lupe Massey, Owner of Massey's House of Flowers*
  • David Navarro, Owner of David’s Radiator Service *
  • Jose Gomez, Owner of Eddie’s Tire City*
  • Jose Risuko, Owner of Jolly Burrito Restaurant*
  • Josephine Trusella, Owner of Jacaranda Gourmet Shop*
  • Ryan Lee, Owner of Busy Bee Market*
  • John DeGirolamo, Owner of Johnny Auto Clinic*
  • Ray Deeter, Owner of Ray Deeter's Tire Town*
  • Larry Torres, Owner of Godmothers Saloon*
  • Lou Roupoli, Owner of Lou's Floor Covering*
  • Martin and Pina, Owners of Pina's Restaraunt*
  • Daniel Hubbard
  • Steve South, President & CEO of EDCO Waste & Recycling Services*
  • Shirley Tran, Manager of Sea Win, Inc.*
  • Dimitris Iliadis, Owner of Marble Expo, Inc.*
  • Al Amiri, Principal of Advanced Environmental Group, Inc.*
  • Alex Weil, President of Marine Oil Technology, Inc.*
  • Amy E. Yeager, President of Yeager Consulting Group*
  • Capt. J. Kipling, Executive Director of the Marine Exchange of Southern California*
  • Ming Shin Kou, Manager of Red Chamber Co.*
  • Jessica Chen, Secretary & Treasurer of Potential Industries, Inc.*
  • Matt Knabe, Partner in Englander Knabe & Allen*
  • Ingmar Anner, President of Iggy Ship, Inc.*
  • Joe Hamby, COO of Tri Marine Fish Co.*
  • Anthony Rios-Grahm, founder of College Works*
  • Elizabeth B. McDonald, Founder of Financially Wed*
  • Dr. David Chen, President of Diagnostic Medical Group*
  • Dr. Albert Young, Chief Medical Officer at Allied Pacific Medical Group*
  • Melinda Hannon, Owner and Escrow Officer at Rancho San Pedro Escrow Services*
  • Gil Rodriguez, Broker Owner/Realtor at Sharpstone Realty*
  • Kash Aghilipour, Owner of Think Prime Steakhouse*
  • Laura Chapman, Owenr of Chapman Business Services*
  • Wayne Slavitt, CEO of Mobul Home Store*
  • Jonathan Port, CEO of PermaCity Solar Evolution*
  • Eduardo Perez, Owner of Rolling Tires and Wheels Shop*
  • Steven Cheeser, Office Manager at Marine Exchange Center*
  • Russell Neese, Owner of SaveSorb Cleaning*
  • Ron Sylvester, President of RS/TV Inc. Broadcast Video*
  • Emma Garcia, Owner of El Coyote Restaurant*
  • Elizabeth Brazil, Owner of Business Consulting and Event Coordination*
  • Brien McElhoes, Agent at Insurance Center Associates*
  • Yvette Neal, CEO of Pacific Graffiti Solutions*
  • David Thornburg, Director of SA Recycling*

 

Democratic Clubs:

  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party (LACDP)
  • Los Angeles County Young Democrats (LACYD)
  • Long Beach Young Democrats
  • Torrance Democratic Club
  • Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club
  • Beach Cities Democratic Club
  • Stonewall Young Democrats
  • Democratic Women’s Study Club
  • West Los Angeles Democratic Club
  • LAX-Area Democratic Club
  • Hubert H. Humphrey Democratic Club
  • San Pedro Democratic Club
  • Southern California Armenian Democrats (SCAD)
  • Tri-Counties Democratic Club
  • Progressive Democratic Club
  • Gardena Valley Democratic Club

Community Leaders & Organizations

  • Whittier Latino Coalition
  • California Friends of the African-American Caucus
  • Redondo Beach Historical Society Vice President*, Preservation Commission, City of Redondo Beach*, David Jackson*
  • Redondo Beach Historical Commissioner Candace Allen Nafisi*
  • Pat McOsker, Former President of United Firefighters of Los Angeles City (UFLAC) Local 112*
  • Long Beach Harbor Commissioner & Democratic National Committee Vice Chair Carmen O. Perez (Ret.)
  • Northwest San Pedro Neighborhood Council President Ray Regalado*
  • Coastal Neighborhood Council of San Pedro President James Dimon*
  • Wilmington Honorary Mayor & Clean Wilmington Program Executive Director* Salvador Lara
  • Lomita Magnet Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Member & Harbor City Neighborhood Council Member* Esther Cepeda-Hatch*
  • San Pedro Elks Club Member Matty Domancich*
  • Mike Walter, Long Beach Community Leader
  • Los Angeles World Airports Board of Commissioners Vice President Valeria C. Velasco*
  • Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners President Steve Soboroff*
  • fINdings Art Center Executive Director and Founder & Adjunct Professor Marymount California University Annette Ciketic*
  • Assistant Chief Los Angeles Fire Department Bob Franco (Ret.)
  • Port of Los Angeles Harbor Commission Vice President Dave Arian*
  • Port of Los Angeles Harbor Commissioner Jerilyn Lopez Mendoza (Ret.)
  • Diane Middleton Foundation Founder Diane Middleton*
  • Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce (GLAAACC) Parliamentarian Karim Zaman*
  • Friends of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Executive Director Caroline Brady
  • Long Beach Human Relations Commissioner & California Clean Money State Campaign Leadership Team Angel J. Perea*
  • Mar Vista Community Council & Mar Vista Neighborhood Association Member Stephen Boskin*
  • Green Dot Public Schools' Albeza R. Ybarra*
  • Historian, Democratic Women's Study Club of Long Beach,  City of LB Public Safety Advisory Commission Ronald Nelson*
  • Principal Deputy, L.A. County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl Torie Osborn
  • Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council President James Allen*
  • Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Frank Anderson*
  • Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Sue Castillo*entral
  • Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Karen Ceaser*
  • Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Carrie Scoville*
  • Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Collin King*
  • Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Shannon Ross*
  • Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member June Smith*
  • Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council Board Member Doug Epperhart*
  • Alma Park Neighborhood Watch President John Mavar*
  • San Pedro High School Principal Jeanette Stevens*
  • South Shores Neighborhood Association Board Member Robert Genest*
  • United Wilmington Youth Foundation President Robert Trani*
  • Classroom Teacher and UTLA Representative Stacey Michaels*
  • Soledad Enrichment Action Education Coordinator Jerome Davis*
  • Bring Me A Book Foundation, Dale Petrulis, Southern California Regional Manager Dale Petrulis*
  • CurtisCare Executive Director, Curtis Jenkins*
  • Mark Fleischman, President of the Marina City Club Condominium Owners Association, Inc.*
  • Irene Huerta, Vice President at United Wilmington Youth Foundation (UWYF)*
  • Jeannine Pearce, Labor Advocate and Long Beach City Council Candidate*
  • Assistant Port Director: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Sergio Espinoza*
  • Investigator: Retired Calfornia Highway Patrol, Harold Taylor*
  • YWCA Harbor Area & South Bay: Cradle Closet Coordinator, Rosa Martin*
  • YWCA Harbor Area & South Bay: Executive Director, Margaret Hernandez*
  • Sierra Club Community Organizer, Roberto C. Morales*
  • The Lantern House: Community Organizer, S. Scott Mayers*
  • ILWU Local 56 President, Armando Trujilo*
  • Los Angeles Police Protective League Director, Peter R. Repovich*
  • Marine Engineers' Beneficial Association Branch Agent, Richard D. Doherty*
  • Erika C. Velazquez, District Representative of the Office of Senator Isadore Hall III, 35th*
  • Los Angeles County Probation Department Director, Tim Gould*
  • Steve Bullock, CFO Cerrel Associates*
  • Los Angeles Police Protective League Secretary, Adolph Rodriguez*

American Veterans

  • Ray Cordova, United States Army Airborne & Chair, South County Labor
  • Robert Brandin, United States Army & San Pedro Democratic Club President
  • Carlos Prinzen, United States Army
  • Tony Villanueva, United States Army
  • Doug Williams, United States Army
  • Paul Sanchez, United States Marine Corps
  • Bobby Olvera, United States Marine Corps & ILWU Local 13 President
  • Stephanie Stones, United States Navy 
  • Cheryl Shaver, United States Army 
  • Shawn Tuflija,  United States Army
  • Marcel Rodarte, United States Air Force 
  • John Rodarte, United States Marine Corps
  • Mike Mendez, United States Army 
  • Chester Rhodes, United States Air Force 
  • Ernie Aguilar, United States Marine Corps
  • Jovanni Soto, United States Marine Corps
  • Ralph Moto, United States Army
  • Kelly Perkins, United States Army
  • John Navarro, United States Army
  • Anthony Quezada, United States Army
  • Jon Meyer, United States Air Force
  • Charles Reesen, United States Army 
  • Lonnie Pattern, United States Army
  • Danny Liendo, United States Army
  • Alvin Smith, United States Army
  • Alejandro Rocha, United States Marine Corps
  • Ronald Koper, United States Army
  • Calvin Cook, United States Navy
  • Keith Jones, United States Marine Corps
  • Brian Acosta, United States Army
  • Aaron Avila, United States Army
  • Lorenzo Gonzales, United States Army
  • Billy Mcfarland, United States Army
  • Traci Smith, United States Marine Corps
  • Kelly Hage, United States Navy
  • Farhad Alamdari, United States Navy
  • Anthony Mulz, United States Air Force
  • Edward Walker, United States Army
  • Walter Esgary, United States Navy
  • Glenn Aydlia, United States Navy
  • Matthew Doyle, United States Army
  • Hannibal Allahdem, United States Navy
  • David Adkins, United States Army
  • Ernesto Aguilar, United States Army
  • Manuel Camacho, United States Navy
  • Edward Gundich, United States Army
  • Leon Gravett, United States Army
  • Peter Gravett, United States Army
  • William Gravett, United States Army 
  • Rachel Garcia, United States Army
  • Ceon Byrd, United States Marine Corps
  • Jaime Zanira, United States Army
  • Paul Roache, United States Army
  • Richard Hatfield, United States Air Force
  • Ralph Bennette, United States Air Force
  • Patrick Jonathan, United States Marine Corps
  • Michael Fox, United States Army
  • Glen Oberg, United States Navy
  • Willie Heard, United States Navy
  • Wellington Fuller, United States Army
  • David Irvin Guy, United States Navy
  • Jesus Barajas, United States Navy
  • Hilton Murray, United States Navy
  • Benjamin Bagby, United Stated Marine Corps
  • Brandon Barns, United States Army
  • David  Hietala, United States Navy
  • Leon Brookins III, United States Army
  • Fabian Bouthillette, United States Navy
  • Ronald Murphy, United States Army
  • Arthur Johnson, United States Army
  • Jeffrey Wiggins, United States Army
  • Edward Moro, United States Army
  • Thomas Casados, United States Navy
  • Shanty Aceredo, United States Army
  • Anthony Brown, United States Army
  • Richard Taylor, United States Navy
  • Travis Wakins, United States Army
  • Oscar Castro, United States Navy
  • Billy Lardizabal, United States Army
  • Johnsy Pina, National Guard
  • Wilfred Gray, United States Army
  • Arnold Light, United States Navy
  • Edwin Simpson, United States Army
  • Jerry Tillman, United States Army
  • Michael Bozman, United States Army
  • Robert Harvey, United States Army
  • Ernest Lucero, United States Army
  • Brian McDougal, United States Marine Corps
  • Mabel Miller, United States Navy
  • John Murrin, United States Marine Corps
  • Edrich Pagunsan, United States Marine Corps
  • Reynaldo Robles, United States Navy
  • Robert Rodriguez, United States Air Force
  • Stephen Scalf, United States Army
  • Mary Shimko, United States Navy
  • Henry Sobkowiak, United States Army
  • Marion Sobkowiak, United States Army
  • James Stilles, United States Marine Corps
  • Chimsakda Uk, United States Marine Corps
  • Claudio Ybarra, United States Marine Corps
  • Basil Kimbew, United States Armed Services
  • Mary Scott-Lay, United States Navy

Grassroots Activists & Concerned Citizens:

  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair & California Democratic Party Vice Chair Eric Bauman*
  • California Democratic Party Vice Chair Alex Rooker*
  • Los Angeles County Young Democrats (LACYD) President & San Gabriel Valley Young Democrats Past President Daniel Lopez*
  • LAX Area Democratic Club President Al Lay*
  • Democratic Women’s Study Club of Long Beach President & Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club Executive Vice President Herlinda Chico*
  • Stonewall Young Democrats Past President & Current Communications Vice President Ari Ruiz*
  • Stonewall Young Democrats President Michael Colorge*
  • Torrance Democratic Club President Jimmy Gow*
  • Progressive Democratic Club President Julian Burger*
  • West Los Angeles Democratic Club President Cara Robin*
  • Westchester-Playa Democratic Club Founding Principal & Past President Sheila Mickelson*
  • Beach Cities Democratic Club President Kathryn Campbell*
  • Beach Cities Democratic Club Past President Diane Wallace*
  • Beach Cities Democratic Club Vice President Dency Nelson
  • Beach Cities Democratic Club Member Ray Waters
  • YES WE CAN Democratic Club Past President & Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club Vice President Chris Robson*
  • Palos Verdes Democrats Past President; Co-Chair 66th Assembly District Democratic Council Connie Sullivan
  • Los Angeles County Young Democrats President Emeritus David Graham-Caso
  • 66th Assembly District Democratic Committee Co-Chair & Democratic Party Delegate Varo Asorian
  • California Democratic Party Regional Director 13 Diane Boudreaux
  • Democratic National Committee Member Mary Beth Robinson
  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party Corresponding-Secretary Carolyn Fowler
  • Los Angeles County Democratic Central Committee Member Jonathan Friedman
  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party & California Democratic Party Delegate Marilyn Grunwald
  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party Regional Vice Chair & Long Beach Lambda Democratic Club Past President Cory Allen
  • California Association of Professional Employees Board Member Peter Thomas
  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair (Ret.) & Community Activists Jimmie Woods-Gray
  • Sailors' Union of the Pacific President Gunnar Lundeberg*
  • Transportation Workers' Union Local 502 Derek Moore*
  • Gary Kern, Executive Director* Wilmington Jaycees Foundation, Inc.*
  • Varo Asorian, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Isabel Rodriguez, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Maria Cracknell, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Donna Tarr, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Jackie LaBouff, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Al Bolis, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • ILWU Local 94 Foreman & San Pedro resident Marcel Ross
  • San Fernando Valley Young Democrats Board Member Michael Barth*
  • Democratic National Committee Member & Attorney Laurence S. Zakson*
  • Peter J. Gravett, City of Los Angeles Commissioner*
  • Ronald Nelson, Officer of the Los Angeles Police Department*
  • Stacy Michaels, LAUSD Teacher*
  • Desiree L. Fierro, ILWU Women's Auxillary* 
  • Linda Bassett, LAUSD Teacher* 
  • Felix Burgos, ILWU Local 13 member*
  • Daniel Stacy, ILWU Local 13 member*
  • Richard Womack, Retired LAPD*
  • Marc Gakkardo, ILWU Local 13 member*
  • Margarita Barrosa, ILWU Local 13 member*
  • Carlos Duenas, Retired ILWU Local 13*
  • Robert Martinez, ILWU Local 13 member*
  • Julie Brady, ILWU Local 13*
  • Fernando Trujillo, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Luis Amaya, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Michael Glasman,Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Stephanie Solomon, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Donna Ryan, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Samuel Lin, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Liza Ellman, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Moniqie Ehsan, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Connie Sullivan, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Carolyn Waters, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Maggie Bove-lamonicz, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Robert Monzingo, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Jojo Lnade, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Jim Prassas, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Kathryn Campbell, Pres., Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Dency Nelson, Vice President., Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Edna Murphy, Treasurer., Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Tony Hak, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Ray Waters, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Maya Bristow, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Yan Goldshteyn, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • Niue Dowovan, Member of Beach Cities Democratic Club*
  • City of Santa Monica Former Planning Commissioner Donald Lewin Nelson*
  • Mark Coleman, Long Beach Teacher*
  • Paul Kennard, Member of Long Beach Rotary*
  • Thomas Butler, Treasurer of San Pedro Democratic Club*
  • Eric Bradley, Committee Member of Los Angeles County Democratic Party*
  • Alexa Victoriano, Los Angeles Harbor College ASO Vice President*
  • Joan Greenwood, Member of Democratic County Committee*
  • Angie Nelson, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Andrea Low, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Sarah Patterson, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Naida Tushnet, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Paula Weissman, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • James Spolulding, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Hannah Holzman, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Deborah Kearn, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Nancy Durand, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Emily Menshek, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Elizabeth Lynn, Women's Study Democratic Club Member*
  • Nevin Harrison, Co-Founder, Greater Toluca Lake Neighborhood Council and Democratic County Central Committee Member*
  • Naomi Rainey, Long Beach Branch NAACP*
  • Wayne Chaney Sr.
  • Anna Houasapian
  • Darlene Broom
  • Joni Ricks-Oddie
  • Keith Oddie
  • Brett Goff
  • Efren Baca
  • Leonard Camarena
  • Patricia Stanyo
  • Shamora Sam
  • Nancy Heud
  • Herbert Tammons
  • Percyl Tolton Jr.
  • Lindsay Kerr
  • Dean Haney
  • Lila Cortez
  • Joe Cortez
  • Lorena Parker
  • Laurie Jacobs
  • Kathy Main
  • Cindy Schmit
  • Ruben Munoz
  • Shannon Cisch
  • Joe Acosta
  • Elise Swanson
  • Lee Bolton
  • Ana Mendoza
  • Joshua Wafer
  • Linda Williams
  • Joe Brajevich
  • Anthony Luna
  • Charles Bennett
  • Ignacio Razo
  • Joe Ramirez
  • Amanda Cotylo
  • Yvonne Perez
  • Leon Bennett
  • Karen Bennett
  • Ken Bodger
  • Marie Torres
  • Daniel Ramos
  • Megan Hobza
  • Lisa Lopez
  • Ted Snyder
  • Luis J. Rodriguez
  • George and Judy Prather
  • Elias Alvarado
  • Carlos Orozco
  • Deyanira Hozes
  • Louis Reyes
  • Claude Martinez
  • Shirley and Arnold Joy
  • Bob Perez
  • William Gameroz
  • Michael Clemens
  • Cherina Febre
  • Ken Ward
  • Jeanette Vosburg
  • Yolonda Allen
  • Sandra Nunez 
  • Mario Lopez 
  • Terry Martin 
  • Ibette Ramirez 
  • James Richmond 
  • Jerry Torres 
  • Olivia Valentine 
  • Enrique Rivas 
  • Freddy Escobar 
  • Kayla Kuracc 
  • Armando Porras 
  • Jack Mendez 
  • Beatriz Burciaga 
  • Socorro Andrade 
  • Anatolio Andrade 
  • Jose Garcia 
  • Javier Garcia 
  • Henry Hernandez
  • David Wover
  • Max Bradney
  • Jeff Rowe
  • Eileen Oien
  • Carol Monson
  • David Monson
  • Carolyn Van Horn
  • Sue Vanzant
  • Von Vanzant
  • Louis Morales
  • Ernesto Morales
  • Jorge Orozco
  • Barbara Contreras Rapisarda
  • Christina Hernandez
  • Ryan French
  • Luis D. Rojas
  • Antonia Jimenez
  • Daniel Johnson
  • John K. Munn
  • Mickey Elliot
  • Captain J.M. Holmes
  • Mark Jurisic
  • Lee Sweet
  • Charlotte Brimmer
  • Channing Hawkins
  • Cathy Familathe
  • Joh Stinson
  • Janel Watt
  • Scott Didomenico
  • Tom Hallieic
  • Yin Jiang
  • Eileen MCcarthy
  • Marueen Hunt
  • Tyrone Perkins 
  • Barbara Wood
  • Milton Condon
  • Carol Simonoff
  • Jerry Simonoff
  • Sherry Adame
  • Carole Barlin
  • June Benett
  • Candace Yamagawa
  • Jim Obersen
  • Summer Hansen
  • Chris Ehling
  • Jose Mc Donald
  • Dennis Trani
  • Julia Scoville 
  • Vera Montoya
  • Tony S. Montoya
  • Albert Green
  • Francesca Giacalone
  • Vito Giacalone
  • Chrissy Lennon
  • Hannah Jacobs
  • Dorota
  • Ronnie R. Villanueva 
  • Christina Hernandez
  • Nasir Javed
  • Robert Turner
  • Kevin Norton
  • David De La Torre
  • Ernie Villa
  • Sahron L. Weissman
  • Ben Schirmer 
  • Jeff Mineghino
  • James Ahumada
  • Leslie Cassidy
  • Jorge Orozco
  • Sandra Hahn
  • Javier Jimenez
  • Chris Wilson
  • Marina Escobedo
  • Brenda Soriano-Villa 
  • Isai Reyes
  • James Suazo
  • Dolores Ramirez
  • Nallely Lugo
  • Christian Kropff
  • Bart Reed
  • Joel Perler
  • Sam Alvarado 
  • Robert Trani
  • Olga Chavez
  • Barbara Sullivan
  • Diane Alonso
  • Dolores Nason
  • Larry Buford
  • Lee Sweet
  • Scott Houston
  • Mary Weaver
  • Isaac Asberry
  • Jason Lopez
  • Jonathan Williams
  • Luis Pinel
  • Maria Salas
  • Adrian Veliz
  • Al Amiri
  • Al Green
  • Alan Johnson
  • Eric Johnson
  • Craig Johnson
  • Barbara Maynard
  • Brenda Baker
  • Yvonne Wheeler
  • Wendy Warren
  • Trini Gonzales
  • Rachael Garcia
  • Preston Easley
  • Oscar Lomas
  • Cathy Lomas
  • Norma Roque
  • Mira Martinez
  • Mike Zabatta
  • Mina Carrillo
  • Kenny Green
  • Ivan Adame
  • Jack Baric
  • Jackie Cummings
  • Jimmy Wright
  • Kathy Boyle
  • Keith Curry
  • Earl Sears
  • Natalia Johnson
  • Ann Johnson
  • Wayne Johnson
  • Bill Brownell
  • Rachel Garcia
  • Wendy Bailey
  • Reagan Garcia
  • Ron Herrera
  • Patty Castellano
  • Gail White
  • Jim Garcia
  • Johnny Garcia
  • Larry Frank
  • Sean Arian
  • Manuel Ramirez
  • Debbie Babcock
  • Sandy Pfister
  • Diane Mattucci
  • Nick Riera
  • Carmen Nunez
  • Stacey Chase
  • John Ostoich
  • Stacey Fortunato
  • Laraine Arian 
  • Nate Holden
  • Ray Cordova
  • John Lopez
  • Ralph Torres
  • Sal Fregoso
  • Luis Landeros
  • Yolanda Salcedo
  • Kristine Moya
  • Becky Beach
  • William Fenney
  • Bob Genest
  • Larry Loy
  • Rebecca Ennis
  • Tony Rodich
  • Eric Bradley
  • Matt Leighty
  • Lili Thompson
  • John Munn
  • Paco Curiel
  • Nadia Abrica
  • Oscar Guertirez
  • Ed Royal
  • Taran Schindler
  • Nassar Shariff
  • Elana Ranshack
  • Nataliae Reyes
  • Tommy McBride
  • Lauro Williams
  • Michael Dimon
  • Ray Box
  • Carl Alexander

 

*Titles for Identification Purposes Only.