Senator Kamala Harris Endorses Mike Levin for Congress
United States Senator Kamala Harris today endorsed Mike Levin for Congress in California’s 49th District.
Senator Harris joins a growing list of prominent California leaders who have united behind Democrat Mike Levin in this highly competitive seat.
“Mike Levin is smart, effective and dedicated,” stated Senator Harris. “In Congress, Mike will use his skills as a public interest attorney to protect our environment, expand access to quality healthcare, and create economic opportunity for all. Mike will be an outstanding leader in the United States Congress and a tireless advocate for the people of the 49th district. I am proud to support Mike Levin for Congress.”
Levin responded, “I am deeply honored to have the support of Senator Harris. In just two years, Senator Harris has emerged as the conscience of the Senate. As California’s Attorney General, she helped make our state and our neighborhoods safer and more secure by promoting smart strategies to reduce and prevent crime. I deeply appreciate her trust and support.”
Mike Levin secured a position in the November general election by finishing as the top Democratic candidate. Since then state, local and national Democrats have enthusiastically rallied to the Levin banner including California Senator Dianne Feinstein, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. Local elected leaders including Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear, San Juan Capistrano Mayor Sergio Farias, Carlsbad City Councilmember Cori Shumacher, and Encinitas City Councilmember Tasha Boerner-Horvath have also endorsed Mike Levin.