Press Releases
November 4, 2020
LOS ANGELES - Senator Holly Mitchell has issued a statement on the results of the election for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Second Supervisorial District seat. “I am deeply honored to have earned the opportunity to represent the residents of the Second Supervisorial District." Mitchell said. "This seat has always been hard fought and rightfully so, because of…
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October 23, 2020
LOS ANGELES - The largest Spanish-language newspaper in the United States, La Opinión, announced their endorsement of Holly Mitchell to serve as Los Angeles County Supervisor for the Second District. La Opinión is the latest news outlet to endorse Holly Mitchell, along with the Los Angeles Times, the Los Angeles Daily News, and the Daily Breeze. "Mitchell will bring to…
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October 13, 2020
LOS ANGELES - U.S. Representative Katie Porter (CA-45) announced today her endorsement of State Senator Holly Mitchell for Los Angeles County Supervisor. Rep. Porter’s endorsement follows major endorsements from Senator Bernie Sanders, Rep. Maxine Waters and Supervisor Hilda Solis. “Holly Mitchell is a champion for working families and a voice for the most vulnerable members of her community,” Porter said…
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October 12, 2020
LOS ANGELES - Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) and Los Angeles County First District Supervisor Hilda Solis announced today their endorsement of Senator Holly Mitchell to serve the Second Supervisorial District on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Rep. Waters represents parts of the Second Supervisorial District, including: Inglewood, Hawthorne, Lawndale, Gardena, and Torrance. Supervisor Solis served as U.S. Secretary…
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October 9, 2020
BURLINGTON, VT - Sen. Bernie Sanders announced Friday his endorsement of 19 California candidates running for state legislature and city- and county-level positions in the general election, including Holly Mitchell for Los Angeles County Supervisor. Mitchell is in the run-off for Los Angeles County’s Second Supervisorial District. “Our campaign was never about one election or one candidate,” Sanders said in…
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October 9, 2020
LOS ANGELES - State Senator Holly Mitchell’s campaign for Los Angeles County Supervisor released a new television ad today, “Moral Compass”, that lays out the clear choice voters face in electing the next Supervisor for District 2. The ad highlights Mitchell’s strong record on criminal justice reform and moral leadership, while showcasing Herb Wesson’s “culture of corruption” that thrived under…
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Friday, September 25
LOS ANGELES - Councilman Herb Wesson’s hypocrisy is measuring off the charts.While Senator Holly Mitchell has defined her career fighting for substantive polices to end long standing injustices within our criminal justice system, Herb Wesson has taken over $10,0001 in contributions from the private prison industry and their lobbyists and then did their bidding by supporting their legislation. Senator Mitchell…
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September 16, 2020
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board published today their endorsement of Holly Mitchell for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors District 2 seat. The Los Angeles Times also endorsed Holly Mitchell in the primary election. “The county badly needs a leader with vision, independence and a record of achievement,” the Editorial Board writes. “Mitchell can be…
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Thursday, September 10, 2020
LOS ANGELES - State Senator Holly Mitchell was endorsed today by Jake Jeong, a prominent community leader and her former primary opponent in the Los Angeles County Second Supervisorial District race. Jeong is the third District 2 primary candidate to endorse Mitchell, after Carson Mayor Al Robles and community advocate Jorge Nuño. "I trust Holly Mritchell to make the right…
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Wednesday, September 9, 2020
CARSON, CA – Today State Senator Holly Mitchell announced that she earned the endorsement of Carson Mayor Albert Robles. In announcing his support for Senator Holly Mitchell, Carson Mayor Robles, a primary opponent for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, District 2, declared, “During the course of the campaign, I got to hear Senator Mitchell discuss and address many…
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Thursday, September 3, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congresswoman Nanette Diaz Barragán (CA-44) endorsed Senator Holly Mitchell in the race for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Second Supervisorial District seat. Congresswoman Barragán represents portions of the Second Supervisorial District including Carson, Compton, Lynwood, Willowbrook and Rancho Dominguez. “I believe Holly Mitchell is the best candidate to lead the diverse communities of the Second…
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
LOS ANGELES - George Gascón, candidate for Los Angeles District Attorney, is the latest progressive leader in support of State Senator Holly Mitchell's policy and budget expertise on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. "Senator Mitchell has been a committed advocate for all Angelenos, passing over 90 bills to address housing discrimination, economic inequality, education and more," said former…
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Tuesday, July 2, 2020
Los Angeles – Adding to a growing coalition, today, State Senator Holly J. Mitchell earned the endorsement of Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu for her bid for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors District 2. “I am proud to endorse Senator Holly Mitchell, because time and time again she has shown us that she can deliver for our…
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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
COMPTON, CA – Senator Holly Mitchell continues to prove her ability to bring leaders together across industries and throughout the Second Supervisorial District with endorsements from Compton City Councilmember Michelle Chambers, Compton Community College District Trustees Sonia Lopez and Barbara Calhoun, and long-time resident and community advocate Candace Leos. In response to the support of local leaders and residents in…
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Thursday, May 14, 2020
LOS ANGELES - The Committee of Interns and Residents of the Service Employee International Union (CIR/SEIU) announced their endorsement of Senator Holly Mitchell to represent the Second Supervisorial District on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. CIR/SEIU is a national union that represents over 17,000 resident physicians and medical professionals. CIR/SEIU members are on the frontlines of the COVID-19…
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Friday, March 27, 2020
Mitchell also releases resource hub for Los Angeles County residents impacted by COVID-19 LOS ANGELES—State Senator Holly J. Mitchell earned the endorsement of Jorge Nuño for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors District 2. Jorge Nuño, a community advocate and entrepreneur, endorsed Sen. Mitchell as the Supervisor’s race heads into a run off for November 3, 2020. “Jorge is…
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February 16, 2020
LAT: “Mitchell has served as the Legislature’s conscience…” “She is the best choice for the county’s 2nd District.” LOS ANGELES—State Senator Holly J. Mitchell earned the endorsement of the Los Angeles Times for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors District 2, calling her the “standout” candidate. The LA Times wrote: “Of the 10 candidates in the race, the standout…
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February 4, 2020
LOS ANGELES – State Senator Holly J. Mitchell’s campaign for Los Angeles County Supervisor released a digital ad, “Moral Compass” , that touts her planned priorities to fight the homeless crisis, housing affordability and decriminalize mental illness. Senator Mitchell has been called the “moral compass” of the State Legislature by her colleagues for her leadership in improving public services and…
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Friday January 31, 2020
LOS ANGELES, CA – Today, State Senator Holly Mitchell, candidate to represent the Second District on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors announced the endorsement of three leading environmental justice organizations: the California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV), Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters (LALCV) and Sierra Club. Senator Mitchell has championed environmental justice rights throughout her career. In…
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December 4, 2019
LOS ANGELES – California State Senator Holly J. Mitchell has taken a lead in the race for Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors District 2. A poll conducted by Evitarus Research of likely March 2020 primary voters showed a seven-point advantage for Senator Mitchell over Los Angeles Council President Herb Wesson and former City Councilwoman Jan Perry. Senator Mitchell captures…
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Wednesday July 31, 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA – State Senator Holly Mitchell, a proven leader in expanding access to affordable healthcare and proponent for women’s rights, adds LA County’s largest reproductive rights political action committee - Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project Los Angeles County Action Fund (PPAP) - to the growing coalition of organizations in support of her candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board…
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Wednesday June 5, 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA – State Senator Holly Mitchell, a candidate for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors shared the following statement in response to the 2019 release of The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority’s Homeless Point in Time Count. “The 12% increase of homeless residents in Los Angeles County reveals a hard truth about the complexity of our homelessness…
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Tuesday April 16, 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA – Former California Governor, Edmund Gerald “Jerry” Brown Jr. endorses one of the most effective representatives in the state legislature in addressing the social and economic challenges Californians face; Senator Holly J. Mitchell, for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors "Holly Mitchell has been a real leader on behalf of the people of Los Angeles. She’s…
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Monday April 1, 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA – Prominent labor and human rights leaders, Dolores Huerta and Rev. James Lawson Jr., place their trust in Senator Holly J. Mitchell to continue fighting for progressive values and serving in the best interest of Los Angeles County residents as County Supervisor. Dolores Huerta, one of the foremost leaders in the labor and women’s rights movement, known…
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Wednesday, February 27, 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA – Senator Holly J. Mitchell lands powerful slate of local endorsements from State and City Council elected officials in Supervisorial District 2. Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager-Dove, Inglewood Mayor James Butts, Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara and Culver City Councilmembers Meghan Sahli-Wells, Daniel Lee and Alex Fisch join Governor Gavin Newsom in standing with Holly J. Mitchell for County Supervisor…
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA – State Senator of California’s 30th District and candidate for Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Holly J. Mitchell today received the endorsement of California’s Governor, Gavin Newsom. “Creating a California for all requires strong leadership throughout the state,” Gavin Newsom said. “Senator Mitchell is adept at ensuring the needs of California’s most vulnerable populations are accounted…
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October 24, 2020
Early in-person voting begins TODAY in LA County. Remember to wear a mask and maintain social distancing. Go to http://LAVote.net to find a voting center near you. #Vote 🗳
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October 23, 2020
"Mitchell will bring to the Board her progressive vision, her tireless work for those most neglected by justice, and her political independence." Gracias por el apoyo @LaOpinionLA
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October 21, 2020
Two signs I love to see! Thank you everyone for your support throughout this campaign. We have less than two weeks before voting ends. Learn how you can get involved at https://hollyjmitchell.com/get_involved