LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair and California Democratic Party Vice Chair Eric C. Bauman released the following statement on the Los Angeles Community College District, Seat 5 runoff election:
“Today, the election was about the future of the Los Angeles Community College District. The people of Los Angeles have elected Scott Svonkin, a progressive leader in education, and rejected the Tea Party extremist candidate. Scott will work hard to make sure that our students receive first-class education and are well-prepared to compete in our economy. On behalf of the Los Angeles County Democratic Party, I congratulate Scott Svonkin on his success tonight. We look forward to working with him in moving Los Angeles forward.”
The Los Angeles County Democratic Party endorsed Scott Svonkin in the Los Angeles Community College District, Seat 5 election.