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December 4, 2019

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Senator Holly Mitchell Takes Lead in LA County Board of Supervisors Race District 2

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 14% of the vote, while Wesson and Perry each receive 7%. Notably, Senator Mitchell’s support nearly doubles to 29% as voters learn more about her work to address the homeless crisis, fight for housing affordability and efforts to deliver mental health services in our communities. After learning more about their biographies, former Councilwoman Perry gets 14% of the vote and Councilman Wesson receives 14%.

The poll also highlights Sen. Mitchell’s momentum to not only generate support, but enthusiasm around her candidacy. The survey reported a 80% “favorable” view of Senator Mitchell, with 53% reporting a “very favorable” view.These number provide a clear picture of the excitement for Senator Mitchell’s campaign. The poll was commissioned by Holly J. Mitchell for County Supervisor 2020. Please click here to view key findings from poll.

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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.