Sheriff Villanueva’s re-election campaign announces endorsements from U.S. Congresswoman Michelle Steel and other California leaders
Endorsements include the Chicano Latino Democratic Club, current and former mayors, local council members and community leaders
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SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., May 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The campaign to re-elect Sheriff Alex Villanueva continues to rack up local endorsements, releasing additional names today, including U.S. Congresswoman Michelle Steel, the Chicano Latino Immigrant Democratic Club of Los Angeles, current and former mayors, local council members and community leaders.
Sheriff Villanueva continues to lead his opponents in campaign fundraising, as well as sponsorships.
“Elected officials who are dealing with rising violent crime and uncontrollable homelessness understand that we are at a crossroads. It’s time to repay community patrols and detective work to get violent criminals off the streets “said the sheriff. Villanueva.
Sheriff Villanueva’s plan to restore the county includes providing secure RV parking and secure campgrounds with full services; appeal to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to quickly house those on the streets; significantly expanding the Homeless Services Outreach Team (HOST) to partner with local service providers to fill ALL available beds throughout LA County; dismantling the homeless industrial complex and fully funding proven and effective addiction and mental health treatment; and the regulation of public space.
The campaign proudly announces new endorsements from past and current mayors, including Rex Parris, Mayor of Lancaster; Jorge Casanova, Mayor of Lynwood; Carol Chen, former mayor of Cerritos; Sal Alatorre, former mayor of Lynwood; Roy Francis, former mayor of La Habra Heights; Hank Trimble, former mayor of Hawaiian Gardens; Marvin Cris, Vice Mayor of Lancaster; Laurene West, Mayor of Santa Clarita; and Gary Clifford, former mayor of Glendora.
Additionally, the campaign proudly announces the endorsement of local city council and school board members and community leaders, including Reverend Steve Davoren, pastor of St. Mel Catholic Church; Whittier Union School District Board Member Jaime Lopez; Juan Carillo, Palmdale council member; Laura Bettencourt, Palmdale Council Member; Cameron Smyth, Santa Clarita Council Member; Bill Miranda, Santa Clarita council member; Maywood Board Member Frank Garcia; Jessica Torres, Maywood Council Member; Bill Uphoff, Lomita Board Member; Monica Arroyo, Bell Board Member; Bellflower Council Member Sonny Santa Ines; Lisette Flores, Board Member of Bell Gardens; Hawaiian Garden Council Member Mike Gomez; Denise Diaz, South Gate Council Member; and Manhattan Beach Council Member Richard Montgomery.
For more information about the campaign, visit www.alexvillanueva.org and follow @Alex4Sheriff on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
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