LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair and California Democratic Party Vice Chair Eric C. Bauman released the following statement on the City of Bell Elections:
“On behalf of the Los Angeles County Democratic Party, I would like to congratulate the voters of the City of Bell for taking the crucial steps required to restore the public’s trust in our elected officials and our government. This election is the first step in restoring integrity and accountability to the City government. The residents of Bell have proven that democracy works by rejecting the abusive status quo and electing new leaders who will move the City forward.”
The Los Angeles County Democratic Party supported all City of Bell recalls. LACDP endorsed Violeta Alvarez in the Bell City Council general election, Ana Maria Quintana in the Bell City Council recall election of Luis Artiga, and Danny Harber in the Bell City Council recall election of Teresa Jacobo.