We’re getting so many endorsements which makes us so proud.
And this latest endorsement is very special to us, because it is by custodians, cafeteria workers, bus drivers, special education assistants, and other dedicated education workers in LAUSD.
This is what Max Arias, SEIU Local 99 Executive Director said:
“These candidates share in our commitment to ensuring an excellent public education for every student – no matter where they live, where they come form, or the color of their skin. They have our support because they are fierce advocates for improved funding for our schools. They understand that decades of disinvestment in public education have had a dire impact on black and brown students and that achieving equity in education must be a priority for our school district.
“Throughout their tenure with the school district, incumbents Scott Schmerelson and Dr. George McKenna have consistently stood for improved student services, including increased staffing for cleaner schools, special education, and parent engagement.
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