Wiener continues to earn endorsements from local, diverse organizations and leaders in the Senate district he is running to represent, including San Francisco Parent PAC, Peninsula Young Democrats, Chinese American Citizens Alliance, and other grassroots local organizations
San Francisco – (April 21, 2016) Today, Supervisor Scott Wiener, candidate for State Senate (District 11 representing San Francisco and Northern San Mateo county), announced new endorsements from a wide range of local organizations located in the State Senate district he is running to represent.
Wiener announced endorsements from local organizations San Francisco Parent Political Action Committee (advocating for public school parents and their children), Peninsula Young Democrats, City Democratic Club, District 5 Democratic Club, Small Property Owners of San Francisco, Honor PAC (advocating for LGBT Latino/as), Chinese American Citizens Alliance, and the Chinese American Democratic Club. These latest announcements follow the endorsement of Congresswoman Jackie Speier, who announced her support for Supervisor Wiener’s State Senate candidacy last week.
“As the son and nephew of public school teachers and a product of public schools himself, there is no stronger voice on behalf of our schools, students and their families than Scott Wiener,” stated Michelle Parker, president of Parent PAC. “As our State Senator, Scott will be an effective voice, fighting for well-funded public schools, smart education policy, and affordable public colleges and universities.”
According to Noveed Safipour, President of Peninsula Young Democrats: “In Sacramento, Scott Wiener will be an effective leader for our generation. He will fight for expanded affordable housing that will alleviate rising costs, environmental sustainability that will protect our region's natural resources, and better transportation that will meet our needs today as well as the needs of the next generation."
Wiener continues to earn key endorsements from local organizations, reflecting growing support for his candidacy, and the confidence voters have in his ability to provide effective leadership on the issues that are shaping our region today and for the next generation.
In addition to being the officially endorsed candidate of the Democratic Party, Wiener is also endorsed by Senator Dianne Feinstein, Attorney General Kamala Harris, Congresswoman Jackie Speier, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, Senator Mark Leno, Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma, Assessor Carmen Chu, the California League of Conservation Voters and many others. You can view a complete endorsement list at www.scottwiener.com/endorsements.