Santa Clara County Supervisor Ken Yeager Endorses
Marc Berman for State Assembly
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 9, 2016
State Assembly candidate and Palo Alto City Councilmember Marc Berman has earned the endorsement of Santa Clara County Supervisor Ken Yeager in his campaign for the 24th Assembly District.
“Supervisor Yeager is a longtime leader on many of the most important issues for our region and the state, including public health, transportation, and education,” said Berman. “It's an honor to have his support and I look forward to continuing to work with him to tackle the difficult issues facing Silicon Valley and California.”
“Marc’s years of tireless work in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors make him uniquely qualified to serve the 24th Assembly District,” said Supervisor Yeager. “He is a problem solver willing to tackle the tough issues facing Santa Clara County. I look forward to our continued working together.”
With his endorsement of Berman, Supervisor Yeager joins numerous state and local leaders in supporting Berman for State Assembly, including incumbent Assemblymember Rich Gordon, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, former California State Controller Steve Westly, Assembly Speaker pro Tempore Kevin Mullin, Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon, Assemblymember Rob Bonta, Assemblymember David Chiu, Assemblymember Phil Ting, Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen and Sheriff Laurie Smith, San Mateo County Supervisors Don Horsley, Dave Pine, Warren Slocum, and Adrienne Tissier, Sunnyvale Mayor Glenn Hendricks and Vice Mayor Gustav Larsson, Peninsula Young Democrats, Silicon Valley Young Democrats, Equality California, California Labor Federation, AFSCME California PEOPLE, the Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA) Pacific Southwest Region, Northern California Carpenters Regional Council, Faculty Association of California Community Colleges, Palo Alto Police Officers’ Association, and Palo Alto and San Mateo County Firefighters. For a full list of Berman’s endorsements, please visit www.voteberman.com/endorsements.
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 www.VoteBerman.com.