Tony Thurmond Endorses Buffy Wicks For CA State Assembly

Tony Thurmond
(Last Updated On: June 20, 2019)

Oakland, CA. — Today California’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tony Thurmond, endorsed Assemblymember Buffy Wicks’s re-election to represent District 15.

“Buffy quickly demonstrated – through her votes and legislation – she’s a strong progressive voice for children, families and our public schools,” Thurmond said. “We need legislators like Buffy fighting in Sacramento for much-needed investments in education. I’m proud to endorse her for Assembly District 15 and honored to be working alongside her on our shared goals.”

“Superintendent Tony Thurmond is a champion for public education and I am honored to earn his support,” said Asm. . “As fellow District 15 residents, we share a passion for the local community and a deep commitment to fully funding public education in our district and across the state.”

Assemblymember is a community organizer, progressive advocate and a grassroots activist with experience at the local, state and federal level. She was first elected to the California State Assembly in 2018 with 54% of the vote.


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Assemblymember Buffy Wicks (D - Oakland, 15th District)


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