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April 15, 2016 – The Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate campaign announced new endorsements by local elected officials in her bid to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer.  Today, the following supporters were announced: ·      Santa Ana City Councilmember, Michele Martinez·      Rick Tuttle, Los Angeles City Controller (Ret.)·      Vicky Santana, Rio Hondo College Board of Trustee Member·      Martin Medrano, Hacienda - La Puente...
Said Rep. Loretta Sanchez:"The proposal by Governor Brown, state legislators, and labor leaders to increase the California minimum wage to $15-an-hour is the right thing to do. Income inequality in the United States has become one of the greatest challenges our nation faces. That is why the majority of the American people and business owners nationwide support raising the minimum wage."Raising the minimum wage in California under the guidelines set by the agreed proposal is a responsible, measured approach that will help millions of workers; provide a boost...
Said Rep. Loretta Sanchez: “I strongly support President Obama’s nomination of Justice Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court.  Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley should immediately set a hearing date so that Senators may fulfill their Constitutional duty. “Every day that Senate Republicans do not take action, they prove that they are more interested in playing politics rather than fulfilling their responsibility to the American people. “Republican Senate...
Lucille Roybal-Allard had this to say: Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez is the most experienced and most qualified person to become California's next U.S. Senator. I have worked with Loretta in Congress for nearly 20 years, and I am fully confident that she will be an effective champion for our state. As a national security expert, Loretta is and will continue to be a valuable voice on the most critical security issues facing our nation and our world. With so many challenges facing our state and our country, the Senate is no place for on-the-job training. Loretta is a...
5:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 8, 2016 CONTACT: Press Office 714-774-0236 Loretta Sanchez to File Paperwork for her United States Senate Candidacy Santa Ana, CA – On Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 9:45 am, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-46) will file the paperwork that will allow for her name to be placed on the ballot of the June 7 primary election. She is running to replace Barbara Boxer in the United States Senate. What: Rep. Loretta Sanchez to file paperwork for her candidacy for...
Engineering Contractors PAC endorse Loretta, citing her commitment to working families and organized laborMarch 3, 2016 – Rep. Loretta Sanchez continues to rack up endorsements this week in her bid to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer with today’s endorsement by the Engineering Contractors Association Political Action Committee (ECA PAC). They cite Loretta’s public service record, her commitment to working families and organized labor, and her support of business and infrastructure development as reasons for their backing.

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March 2, 2016 – Today, the Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate Campaign announced the endorsement of the Westminster Police Officers’ Association Political Action Committee in her bid to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer.“It is a pleasure to announce our strong support and endorsement for Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate,” said Michael Ogawa, President of the Westminster Police Officers’ Association Political Action Committee. “Loretta’s strong support for labor, law enforcement, and her proven record of involvement in our city,...
March 2, 2016 – Today, the Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate Campaign announced the endorsement of the Democrats at UC Merced in her bid to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer. The college Democrats cite Sanchez’s legislative record of fighting for issues important to California residents as reason for their backing.“We recognize that with 20 years of federal legislative experience in the U.S. House of Representatives, Congresswoman Sanchez has fought hard for working families, small businesses, and the middle class to achieve economic prosperity and job...
Over twenty more elected officials have chosen to endorse Loretta Sanchez, citing her community outreach, education advocacy, and national security experience.February 24, 2016 – Support for Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez’s bid to replace Barbara Boxer in the United States Senate continues to grow among local-level leaders across California, with numerous Mayors, City Councilmembers, and other local-level officials from across Los Angeles County announcing their endorsement of Loretta’s candidacy.“In the 20 years that she has served in Congress...
Orange, CA – Today, the Loretta Sanchez for United States Senate Campaign has announced the endorsement of the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association - IAFF Local 3631 for Representative Sanchez’s bid to replace retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer."Congresswoman Sanchez has been a long-time ally of the firefighting community," said Ray Geagan, President of the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association - IAFF Local 3631. “She has fought in Congress to ensure that emergency responders have the resources they need to protect...