CALIFORNIANURSES ASSOCIATION ENDORSES SANDRA FLUKE
Today the Sandra Fluke for State Senate campaign announced an endorsement from theCaliforniaNurses Association.
“Sandra is a passionate leader who has the experience to tackle the tough issues facingCalifornia's nurses. Her decade of work on health care access and commitment to working families demonstrates her leadership as a true progressive champion. We look forward to working with her and are proud to endorse her,” said Malinda Markowitz, RN Co-President,CaliforniaNurses Association.
Fluke said: "Nurses are the backbone of our health care system and they do such amazing work every single day across California. From patient safety to health care access to standing up for working men and women, I look forward to working closely with the CaliforniaNurses and I am honored to have their support."
Fluke has been endorsed by prominent Southern California Democrats, including U.S. Rep Janice Hahn, U.S. Rep Julia Brownley, U.S. Rep Karen Bass, U.S. Rep Tony Cardenas, State Senator Holly Mitchell, State Senator Carol Liu, State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson, CaliforniaAssembly Speaker Toni Atkins, Assemblymember Cristina Garcia, Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal, Los Angeles Councilmember Mike Bonin, Los Angeles Councilmember Nury Martinez and former Councilmember Bill Rosendahl. She has also been endorsed by influential organizations including Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project, the California League of Conservation Voters, California NOW, EMILY’s List, NARAL Pro-Choice California, Teamsters Joint Council 42, California Federation of Teachers, Pride PAC and Military Mental Health Project.