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October 12, 2020

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Congresswoman Maxine Waters and Supervisor Hilda Solis Announce Their Endorsement of Holly Mitchell for Los Angeles County Supervisor

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 of Labor under President Barack Obama before being elected to the Board of Supervisors in 2014. 

Rep. Waters and Supervisor Solis shared "Holly Mitchell is a proven leader who has championed the needs of working families and children throughout her years in public service. She is committed to fighting homelessness, creating affordable housing and investing communities most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. We enthusiastically endorse Holly Mitchell for County Supervisor." 

“Congresswoman Waters and Supervisor Solis are both trailblazers who I respect. I am honored to earn their endorsement,” Senator Mitchell said. “Their vocal advocacy and policy actions on behalf of their constituents is the epitome of what strong leadership looks like. I hope to work closely with them as the next County Supervisor of the Second District to bring increased funding, services, and jobs to the vibrant communities we'd represent.”

Rep. Waters and Supervisor Solis join a coalition of prominent endorsers supporting Holly Mitchell including Governor Gavin Newsom, former Governor Jerry Brown, Congresswoman Nanette Barragán (CA-44), State Superintendent Tony Thurmond, State Controller Betty Yee, Inglewood Mayor James Butts and many more. To learn more, visit HollyJMitchell.com

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October 12, 2020
I'm excited to announce that @RepMaxineWaters and @HildaSolis have endorsed me in the race for LA County District 2 Supervisor. I would be honored to work alongside these two trailblazers to bring more more funding, services and jobs to the vibrant communities we all serve.
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October 9, 2020
I'm honored to have the endorsement of Sen. @BernieSanders for my campaign to serve as LA County Supervisor for the 2nd District. I am running to create a more just and equitable LA County. Together, we can do this: https://hollyjmitchell.com/get_involved
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October 6, 2020
“What I am proud of as a candidate is that I have not had to pivot. I am continuing to talk about the kind of work that I have done for ten years as an elected leader.” Thank you @theLAndmagazine for the opportunity to discuss my ideas for #LACounty.