Assemblymembers Phil Ting and David Chiu

Endorse Marc Berman for State Assembly



March 27, 2016


State Assembly candidate and Palo Alto City Councilmember Marc Berman has earned the endorsements of Assemblymember Phil Ting and Assemblymember David Chiu in his campaign for the 24th Assembly District.

“It is a great honor to be endorsed by Assemblymember Chiu and Assemblymember Ting,” said Berman. “I look forward to working with them in the State Assembly to tackle the difficult issues facing our region and the state, such as improving public education, fighting climate change, rebuilding our infrastructure, and increasing affordability for all Californians.”

“A smart, pragmatic problem solver with a track record of success on important issues, including improving education and protecting the environment, Marc’s experience and judgment will allow him to make an immediate impact on the State Assembly,” said Assemblymember Chiu.

With their endorsement of Berman, Assemblymembers Ting and Chiu join numerous state and local leaders in supporting Berman for State Assembly, including incumbent Assemblymember Rich Gordon, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, Assembly Speaker pro Tempore Kevin Mullin, Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon, Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith, San Mateo County Supervisors Don Horsley, Warren Slocum, and Adrienne Tissier, former Supervisor Rose Jacobs Gibson, Peninsula Young Democrats, AFSCME Council 57, the Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA) Pacific Southwest Region, and Palo Alto and San Mateo County Firefighters. For a full list of Berman’s endorsements, please visit

The 24th Assembly District consists of the cities of Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Woodside, Portola Valley, Atherton, Menlo Park, Half Moon Bay and portions of Cupertino and the San Mateo County Coast.

For more information about Marc Berman, please visit