The Long Beach Democratic Club recently announced that it has endorsed Assistant City Auditor James Johnson for City Council, 7th District. “It has been an honor to work with the Democratic Club over the past ten years and to have their support in this race,” Johnson said. “I look forward to working with the Club towards creating a more prosperous, safer, and cleaner Long Beach.” The Club’s other endorsements include: Robert Garcia, 1st district; Tom Marchese, 3rd; and Gerrie Schipske, 5th.
Eighth District Councilwoman Rae Gabelich has announced her endorsement of the write-in campaign to re-elect Tonia Reyes Uranga for the Seventh Council District. “Voters need to write-in Tonia Reyes Uranga to continue the strong partnership we have in protecting the quality of life for our neighborhoods,” said Gabelich. Among the important issues, Gabelich said Reyes Uranga has been instrumental in protecting neighborhoods from airport-related impacts, making public safety a priority and revitalizing the local business corridors.
The Long Beach Police Officers Association has made the following endorsements for City Council: Robert Garcia, 1st District; Terry Jansen, 3rd; Gerrie Schipske, 5th; and Tonia Reyes Uranga, 7th.
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union has endorsed the following candidates for City Council: Robert Garcia, 1st district; Gary DeLong, 3rd; Gerrie Schipske, 5th; and James Johnson, 7th.