Last year a majority of candidates and propositions that SEIU Local 721 members endorsed won, and that momentum will continue in 2013 as a series of town halls have already been held and endorsements are out for spring elections.
“The SEIU 721 Executive Board is pleased to endorse these candidates for the upcoming pring elections based on recommendations from hundreds of SEIU members,” announced Bob Schoonover, SEIU 721 President.
Monica Garcia for LAUSD seat 2
Steve Zimmer for LAUSD seat 4
Antonio Sanchez for LAUSD seat 6
Mike Eng for LACCD seat 2
David Vela for LACCD seat 6
Los Angeles City Council
Gil Cedillo for LA City Council District 1
Bob Blumenfield for LA City Council District 3
Paul Koretz for LA City Council District 5
Felipe Fuentes for LA City Council District 7
Curren Price for LA City Council District 9
Mike Bonin for LA City Council District 11
John Choi for LA City Council District 13
Inglewood City Council
San Fernando City Council
Robert Gonzales (SEIU 721 member)
Stay tuned for more:
There will be several more endorsements in the coming weeks including city-wide (LA Mayor, Controller and Attorney) races and other local cities.