LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair and California Democratic Party Vice Chair Eric C. Bauman released the following statement on passing of longtime political consultant Joe Cerrell:
“I am greatly saddened by the passing of legendary political consultant Joe Cerrell. He was a friend and a giant who transformed the landscape of political campaigns as a pioneer in political consulting.
“Joe was a tireless fighter for working families and Democratic values since the 1950’s who successfully helped elect many candidates to public office, from presidents to judges.
“On behalf of the Los Angeles County Democratic Party, we extend our most sincere sympathy to Joe Cerrell’s family and friends. He will be deeply missed by all of us.”