12 Current & Retired LA County City Councilmembers Choose Young Kim over Gil Cisneros
Fullerton, CA– Former State Assemblywoman Young Kim today announced 12 new endorsements from current and retired Los Angeles County City Council members. The news builds on last week’s impressive bipartisan endorsement haul of 33 current and retired Orange County City Council members, all choosing to support Kim over Cisneros for U.S. Congress.
The following Los Angeles County leaders join former Los Angeles County Supervisors Michael Antonovich and Don Knabe in backing Young Kim:
Diamond Bar Mayor Carol Herrera
Diamond Bar Mayor Pro Tem Steve Tye
Diamond Bar Councilmember Ruth Low
Diamond Bar Councilmember Nancy Lyons
Diamond Bar Councilmember John Forbing, ret.
Diamond Bar Councilmember Jimmy Lin, ret.
La Habra Heights Mayor Brian Bergman
Walnut Mayor Nancy Tragarz
Walnut Councilmember Bob Pacheco
Walnut Councilmember Eric Ching
Walnut Councilmember Dr. Allen Wu
Walnut Councilmember Drexel L. Smith, ret.
“Young Kim has shown resolve and determination working on major regional issues like transportation gridlock, homelessness, and public safety. Young’s leadership and commitment to working collaboratively to institute real reforms is a huge asset for all Californians,” said Diamond Bar Mayor Carol Herrera.
California’s 39th congressional district overlaps portions of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties and includes the cities and communities of Anaheim Hills, Brea, Buena Park, Fullerton, La Habra, Placentia, Yorba Linda, Diamond Bar, Hacienda Heights, La Habra Heights, Rowland Heights, Walnut, and Chino Hills.