Teamsters Local 396 Endorses Kevin de León for L.A. City Council

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Contact: Ulisses Sanchez;

Los Angeles, CA  – Teamsters Local 396, representing the hardworking men and women of the transportation and sanitation industries in Southern California, announced their endorsement of Kevin de León's bid for Los Angeles City Council District 14.

"Throughout his career in public service, Kevin de León has been an outspoken champion for organized labor and working people,” said Ron Herrera, Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 396. "He has delivered for us at the state level for well over a decade and we know he will continue to serve as a tireless advocate for our working families in City Hall. Council District 14 deserves a proven leader who will ensure that the day-to-day needs of his district are met, and we stand united in our belief that Kevin de León is the best candidate for the job."

“I am honored to have the support of Teamsters Local 396, a group of tireless men and women whose daily efforts bolster our region's economic prowess” said de León. "I am humbled by their endorsement and promise to continue to defend the dignity of working people here in District 14 and across Los Angeles."