For Immediate Release:
October 7, 2019
Contact: Thomas Lawson, 916-529-6035
Today, Rhodesia Ransom's campaign for County Supervisor announced the endorsement of sixteen local elected officials and other leaders from across San Joaquin County—including State Senator Cathleen Galgiani, Assemblymember Susan Eggman, elected officials from every City in District 5, and leading community voices on higher education and environmental stewardship.
“From standing up for legislation to improve emergency response services to her leadership on violence prevention and support for local youth, Rhodesia Ransom is a steadfast advocate for families and taxpayers across our community,” said State Assemblymember Susan Eggman. “We need her voice on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.”
“Through many years of service to our community, Rhodesia Ransom has earned a reputation for bringing people together to solve problems and standing up for what is right,” said State Senator Cathleen Galgiani. “From housing and public safety to her efforts to make local government more efficient and responsive, she’s distinguished herself as a leader who knows how to get things done.”
In addition to endorsements from County Sheriff Patrick Withrow, the San Joaquin County Deputy Sheriffs Association, Manteca Police Officers Association, and San Joaquin-Calaveras County Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO, the elected officials and community leaders now backing Ransom’s campaign for Supervisor touch all corners of District 5 and include:
“It is an honor to have earned the support of so many hard-working local leaders committed to building bridges of collaboration that deliver real results for our community,” Ransom said. “It’s how I’ve approached my work as a Non-Profit Director, Tracy City Council Member and Tracy Planning Commissioner, and it’s how I will lead on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.”
Rhodesia Ransom is a candidate for San Joaquin County District 5 Supervisor. She is Tracy City Council member, a former City Planning Commissioner, and she is the Founder and Executive Director of the Sow A Seed Community Foundation, which serves youth and families in San Joaquin County.
Learn more at www.ransomforsupervisor.org.