WASHINGTON -- Our Revolution on Wednesday endorsed Lizette Escobedo for Whittier City Council representing District 4. She is endorsed by Our Revolution local group, Whittier for Bernie Sanders and Our Revolution. Recently, Escobedo was elected to serve as a Democratic Pary delegate representing the 57th Assembly District at the state level.
“Lizette is a dedicated labor organizer and public servant who is committed to serving her community,” said Our Revolution President, Nina Turner. “From working as a bilingual contributor to community organizations to serving as a delegate to the California Assembly, Lizette has consistently made the involvement of the entire community a priority so that every voice can be represented.”
Lizette Escobedo has over twelve years of experience empowering communities to use their voice in the democratic process. She has also been an advocate on issues of environmental justice – serving as a bilingual contributor to Moms Clean Air Force, a community of parents concerned about air quality, water quality, and the preservation of natural resources.
Our Revolution supports progressive champions at every level of government. By supporting candidates up and down the ballot, we are aiming to transform American politics to make our political and economic systems responsive to the needs of working families.