– Huerta calls Bocanegra “a true champion for labor, working families, and women.”  –

[PACOIMA, CA] —Raul Bocanegra’s campaign for State Assembly today announced earning the endorsement of iconic labor leader and women’s rights activist Dolores Huerta.

In announcing her support for Raul Bocanegra, Huerta, a Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, pointed to Bocanegra’s track record as one of the San Fernando Valley’s most effective public servants as well as his history of consistently fighting for working class families and women’s rights.

“Raul Bocanegra is a true champion for labor, working class families, and women,” said Dolores Huerta.  “Raul doesn’t just talk the talk – he delivers for our families.  Raul has always been there for us.  His leadership, experience, and proven ability to deliver real improvements in people’s lives is exactly what we need in Sacramento.”

“It is a deeply humbling experience to have a legend like Dolores Huerta supporting me,” said Raul Bocanegra.  “Dolores Huerta is an icon and role model for anyone ns public service.  Her dedication to civil rights, equality, and opportunity are an inspiration.

Dolores Huerta is the latest leader to join a virtual who’s who of civil rights, labor, and women’s rights organizations backing Raul Bocanegra’s campaign that includes Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project Los Angeles, dozens of state and local labor unions, the California Democratic Party, the Stonewall Young Democrats, and many more.

For more information and a full list of endorsements please visit www.raulbocanegra.com