For Immediate Release: September 25, 2015
Contact: Dave Jacobson, (818) 943-2348, Shallman Communications
LOU CORREA SCORES ENDORSEMENT FROM CA BOARD OF EQUALIZATION CHAIRMAN
California’s Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome Horton Announces Support of Lou Correa in CA-46 Contest
SANTA ANA, CA— Capping off a wildly successful week on the campaign trail, today former State Senator Lou Correa pulled in a major endorsement from California’s Board of Equalization Chair Jerome Horton in his campaign to represent California’s 46th Congressional District seat.
In announcing his support of former Senator Lou Correa for Congress, California’s Board of Equalization Chair Jerome Horton released the following statement:
“I have witnessed firsthand Senator Correa’s unyielding commitment to creating quality jobs, rebuilding the middle class, and a safer community for all Californians. He’s a skillful, experienced, and knowledgable policy maker and guardian of public funds, education, and business development; with a compassion for the people he serves. I believe Senator Correa will make an effective and responsive representative for the 46th District in Congress.”
Significantly, former State Senator Lou Correa has built up a commanding lead in the battle to secure important endorsements, stemming from his roll out of the following influential backers:
- Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair and Congresswoman Linda Sánchez
- Congresswoman & former State Assembly Speaker Karen Bass
- Congressman Juan Vargas
- California’s State Treasurer John Chiang
- California’s Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
- California State Senate President Pro-Tem Kevin de León
- Building Our Leadership Diversity (BOLD) PAC
- Former State Senator, current Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo
Correa served in the California State Senate, representing the 34th District, from 2006- 2014 and served the cities of Anaheim, Buena Park, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Santa Ana, Stanton and Westminster. Prior to the Senate, he served on the Orange County Board of Supervisors representing the 1st District. Before his time on the Board, Correa served in the California State Assembly representing the 69th District.
For more information, please visit www.LouCorrea.com.
Paid for by Lou Correa for Congress 2016.