Northern California Carpenters Endorse Marc Berman for State Assembly


March 29, 2016

State Assembly candidate and Palo Alto City Councilmember Marc Berman has earned the sole endorsement of the Northern California Carpenters Regional Council in his campaign for the 24th Assembly District.

"Marc is the kind of leader we need in Sacramento - a consensus builder who knows how to achieve real results on key priorities for California like rebuilding our infrastructure and improving public education," said Augie Beltran, Regional Director of Government and Political Affairs for the Northern California Carpenters Regional Council. "We look forward to working with Marc to rebuild our state and expand opportunity for all Californians."

"I'm very grateful to the Northern California Carpenters Regional Council for their support," said Berman. "The Carpenters play a vital role in our most important construction projects, including building new schools and public safety buildings, and rebuilding critical infrastructure. I'm excited to work with them to position California for success in the 21st Century."

With their endorsement of Berman, the Carpenters join 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 David Chiu, Assemblymember Phil Ting, 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