Dr. Hernandez Chooses Portantino

EdHernandez-Edit.jpg

Anthony Portantino for State Senate proudly announced the support of Dr. Ed Hernandez for his State Senate Campaign.  Senator Hernandez represents the neighboring 22nd State Senate District in the San Gabriel Valley. In addition, he represented a significant portion of the 25th Senate District prior to redistricting. Extremely well-respected in the district, his endorsement solidifies significant support in the San Gabriel Valley. Portantino and Hernandez served in the Assembly together and Hernandez continues to see patients in his Duarte Office in the 25th!

Neighboring State Senator Helps to Consolidate San Gabriel Valley’s Support Behind #TeamPortantino

Anthony Portantino for State Senate proudly announced the support of Dr. Ed Hernandez for his State Senate Campaign.  Senator Hernandez represents the neighboring 22nd State Senate District in the San Gabriel Valley. In addition, he represented a significant portion of the 25th Senate District prior to redistricting. Extremely well-respected in the district, his endorsement solidifies significant support in the San Gabriel Valley. Portantino and Hernandez served in the Assembly together and Hernandez continues to see patients in his Duarte Office in the 25th!

"I have long represented portions of the San Gabriel Valley and I would be very pleased to see Anthony be my neighboring Senator. Together, we worked on Gold Line funding, ground water cleanup and supported local government in our region.  Anthony has my strong endorsement to succeed Carol Liu” added Dr. Ed Hernandez, State Senator, Dist. 22.

Dr. Ed joins a growing list of legislators and institutions supporting #TeamPortantino. Labor and institutional support lining up behind #TeamPortantino includes CAL FIRE Local 2881, AFT 1521, SEIU California, California Federation of Teachers, ILWU Local 13, IBEW Local 18, ATU Local 1277, the Sheet Metal Workers Local 105, CWA Southern California, LIUNA Local 777, UA Local 78, The Teamsters Joint Council 42, AFT Local 1521 A College Staff Guild, CAPT ~ the California Association of Psychiatric Technicians, the California Small Business Association, the Association of Independent Commercial Producers, PORAC, the California Police Chiefs Association, the Los Angeles County Police Chiefs Associations, the Los Angeles County Professional Peace Officers Association, the Los Angeles Police Protective League and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.

"I am thrilled to have received the trust of my friend Dr. Ed.  We both value and appreciate the wonderful communities in the San Gabriel Valley. Dr. Ed and I worked closely in the Assembly and I look forward to working with him again in the State Senate,” concluded Portantino.


 

Anthony is as a Visiting Fellow at USC. He is the father of two great daughters, Sofia who completed her K-12 education in the district and Bella a middle school student. Ellen Portantino is currently serving as the PTA President for Bella’s middle school and is an executive at Warner Brothers.

Contribute Volunteer