U.S. Representatives Anna Eshoo and Mike Honda Endorse Evan Low
– Low’s Assembly Campaign Receives the Support of Silicon Valley’s Congressional Delegation –
CAMPBELL, CA – Campbell City Councilmember Evan Low today announced that his campaign has received the endorsement of the U.S. Representatives Mike Honda and Anna Eshoo, the two members of Congress that represent the core of Silicon Valley and much of the 28th Assembly District. Low is the frontrunner in the race to succeed 28th District Assemblymember Paul Fong.
“Campbell Councilman Evan Low has been a wonderful partner in our joint efforts to serve Silicon Valley residents. I am proud to endorse him for the Assembly and I look forward to our continued collaboration.”
“Evan Low is a dedicated public servant who has a proven record of delivering for our community,” said Congressman Mike Honda. “I’m proud to endorse his candidacy and look forward to working together in support of real solutions for California families.”
“I’m thrilled to have the support and endorsement of the distinguished members of Congress who represent our Silicon Valley community,” Low said. “Their records of legislative accomplishment and hard work on behalf of our community are second to none. At the Capitol, I look forward to working with them to continue to ensure that Silicon Valley has State and Federal Governments that are dedicated to supporting our region’s role as the world leader in tech innovation.”
Low’s endorsement by Congressmembers Eshoo and Honda quickly follow a month long string of endorsements for Low. In recent weeks, he received the endorsement from the California Democratic Party, the California Legislative LGBT Caucus, the California Association of Highway Patrolmen, the San Jose Teachers Association and the California Federation of Teachers.
They join a growing and diverse base of support that includes local city leaders, Bay Area state legislators, statewide leaders, environmental advocates, labor unions, small business owners, and the law enforcement community that have united to support Evan Low for State Assembly. Visit www.evanlow.com for a complete list of endorsements.
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April 21, 2014
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Evan Low is a former Mayor and current City Councilmember in Campbell, California. In 2006, Evan made history by becoming the youngest Asian-American mayor in the nation. As a community leader and local city councilmember, Evan Low earned a reputation as an effective regional leader on a diverse range of issues including job creation, marriage equality and civil rights, transparency in government and fiscal reform. In 2010, the Silicon Valley Metro Newspaper named him one of the “Top 25 People who will change Silicon Valley.”
In addition to his work on the City Council, Evan has served on the Santa Clara County Commission on Senior Care, serves as a faculty member teaching Political Science at De Anza Community College in Cupertino, and is active in numerous local boards and non-profits. A lifelong resident of the Silicon Valley, Evan attended local public schools, earning degrees from De Anza Community College and San Jose State before going on to graduate from the Senior Executives in State and Local Government Program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.