For Immediate Release
January 30, 2018
Contact: Dave Jacobson, (818) 943-2348
Maclen Zilber, (510) 508-9142
Jacobson & Zilber Strategies
Endorsement from Widely Respected Congresswoman Reflects Gabriel's Far-Reaching Early Support in AD-45 Special Election Contest
ENCINO, CA -- A day after garnering a pivotal endorsement from Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer, today Los Angeles County Commissioner Jesse Gabriel earned the endorsement of U.S. Congresswoman Julia Brownley in his campaign for California's 45th State Assembly District. In announcing her endorsement, Congresswoman Brownley released the following statement:
“Jesse Gabriel is highly qualified to serve in the State Assembly. He has the background, experience, and values necessary to be an extremely effective advocate for the Valley. I’m proud to endorse Jesse Gabriel for State Assembly.”
Just weeks into his campaign, Gabriel has amassed widespread and unparalleled support in the race for the 45th State Assembly District seat, including from:
Jewish Community Leaders
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Gabriel already has raised well over $350,000 in primary funds, giving him the resources to wage a robust and competitive campaign.
Jesse Gabriel is a Los Angeles County Commissioner and constitutional rights attorney who has represented clients before the United States Supreme Court. He is currently suing the Trump Administration in two landmark lawsuits which seek to protect undocumented children known as Dreamers. Through his legal work and legislative advocacy, Jesse has assisted Holocaust survivors, victims of domestic abuse, and communities facing the threat of hate-motivated violence. Jesse has also helped to resolve complex business disputes through his work with a major law firm. Prior to beginning his law practice, Jesse worked to advance the Democratic Party agenda in the United States Senate, where he served as a senior advisor to former United States Senator Evan Bayh.
A committed environmentalist and longtime community activist, Jesse also serves on the board of directors of the Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters and the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, and as a Commissioner on the Los Angeles County Commission on Local Government Services.
Jesse lives in Encino with his wife Rachel Rosner, an affordable housing attorney, and their sons Ethan and Joshua. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School and UC Berkeley.
To learn more about Jesse Gabriel’s campaign visit www.JesseForAssembly.com
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