ORANGE COUNTY, CA – To date over 100 local elected and community officials have endorsed Young Kim in the race for the 39th Congressional District. The support comes from almost 40 former and current mayors, over 50 City Councilmembers and numerous Board Members from over 15 school districts.
See what local elected officials have to say about Young Kim:
Virginia Vaughn, Mayor of Buena Park: “Young Kim has been a constant presence in Buena Park. She is committed to working in a bipartisan manner to get results and make positive change for our residents and businesses.”
Chad Wanke, Mayor of Placentia: “Young Kim will fight for our communities and provide the balanced representation in Congress that we deserve. Young is the only candidate we can trust to get bipartisan results for our communities in Congress.”
Tim Shaw, Mayor of La Habra: “Young knows the 39th District because it’s her home. She has lived here and represented us. There is no better advocate for La Habra, North Orange County, and the 39th District than Young Kim.”
Peter Rogers, Mayor of Chino Hills: “Young is someone we can all rely on to be present, listen to our needs, and find a way to solve the issues that we face. Young Kim worked side by side with Congressman Ed Royce to address the Edison power line issues Chino Hills faced and has always been a trusted partner for our city.”
Nancy Tragarz, Mayor of Walnut: “Young Kim is results oriented, will fight for the San Gabriel Valley and make sure our voice is heard. She is running for the right reasons — not because she wants to be a member of Congress but because she wants to improve our neighborhoods, cities and region.”
Gene Hernandez, Mayor of Yorba Linda: “Young has the necessary experience, training, skills and ability to be an outstanding U.S. Representative. She has my wholehearted support and is one of the most energetic people I know.”
Jennifer Fitzgerald, Councilmember of Fullerton: “I’m so glad to support Young Kim for Congress. Especially in California, congressional districts need representatives who really have the backs of small business owners and taxpayers, and I am confident Young is the right person to represent the 39th Congressional District. Fullerton loves Young Kim!”
Ruth Low, Mayor of Diamond Bar: “Young Kim is a true public servant. She is always willing to listen to those in need and work towards solutions to the issues we face in our communities.”
Ted Ebenkamp, Rowland Height Coordinating Council: “Young Kim cares deeply about our community. During her time with Ed Royce, Young Kim worked tirelessly to make Rowland Heights a better place. I trust that Young will do the same in Congress.”
Young responded to the support saying, “I am overwhelmed by the support I have received across the 39th District in this race. My many years of hard work in our community has resulted in amazing relationships with public servants who know the work and dedication I put into fighting for our constituents. I am ready to take that perseverance to Washington D.C. and get results.”
To see a full list of Kim’s endorsements, please visit www.YoungKimForCongress.
The 39th District is made up of parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. The General Election is set for November 6, 2018.