Today, the following municipal leaders from cities across the Los Angeles area endorsed Kevin de León for United States Senate in 2018.
Los Angeles City Council members:
Alhambra City Council member Luis Ayala
City of Covina Mayor Jorge Marquez
City of El Cerrito Mayor Pro Tem Gabriel Quinto
City of Glendale City Clerk Ardy Kassakhian
Huntington Park City Council member Graciela Ortiz
Huntington Park City Council member Karina Macias
Santa Ana City Council member Jose Solorio
Pismo Beach City Council member Erik Howell
South Gate City Council member Jorge Morales
Long Beach City Council member Roberto Uranga
Moorpark City Council member David Pollock
California State Senator Kevin de León was elected by his colleagues to lead the Senate in 2014, making him the first Latino to hold that position in over a century. De León served four years in the California State Assembly before his election to the State Senate in 2010. He was the first in his family to graduate from high school, later earning a degree with honors from Pitzer College.