MELISSA FOX EARNS SUPPORT OF UNITE HERE LOCAL 11 IN AD 68 BID
Irvine Councilmember Melissa Fox Backed by UNITE HERE Local 11 in Assembly Contest
IRVINE, CA – In another indication of her extensive support from working families in the race for Assembly District 68, today Irvine Councilmember Melissa Fox secured the endorsement of UNITE HERE Local 11.
In a statement released following the endorsement, Ada Briceño, Co-President of UNITE HERE Local 11, stated:
“It’s vital that we have more proven leaders in Sacramento who have a real, tangible record of delivering for working women and men. That’s why UNITE HERE Local 11 is thrilled to support Melissa Fox for State Assembly District 68. With her impressive record of supporting workers’ rights on the Irvine City Council, we are confident Melissa will continue to be a fighter for good middle-class jobs and a fair economy for all. We’re with her 100%.”
Last week, Fox’s campaign for Assembly announced that she had raised a whopping $413,000 by the December 31st fundraising deadline.
She also unveiled a new digital video ad titled “Fighter,” which highlights her record of accomplishments on the Irvine City Council and Orange County Fire Authority, as well as her vision for progress in the California State Assembly.