Long Beach, CA – Today, Los Angeles County Business Federation (BizFed) announced their endorsement of City Councilwoman Suzie Price for Long Beach City Mayor.
The endorsement comes on the heels of Price being endorsed by the Long Beach Chamber of Commerce, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 47, Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell, State Senator Tom Umberg, and California State Controller Betty Yee. Price recently reported raising $350,000 in just eight weeks, highlighting the strength and enthusiasm in her broad coalition of support.
“BizFed PAC is proud to endorse a candidate for Long Beach Mayor who fights for working families and job creators,” says Susan Sifuentes Trigueros, BizFed PAC Chair. “Councilwoman Suzie Price has a track record of standing strong on pragmatic, pro-jobs policies that empower existing and future business owners – the people who fuel our region's economy.”
The Los Angeles County Business Federation (BizFed) is a massive, diverse, grassroots alliance which advocates for policies and projects that strengthen Los Angeles County’s economy. BizFed represents more than 215 business associations, 410,000 employers, and more than 5 million employees throughout the region. As a united federation, existing business groups in and around Los Angeles County are able to more effectively mobilize to advance a shared agenda on local, regional, state, and national issues.
“I am proud and honored to have the support of the LABizfed,” says Price. “This organization represents a diverse group of business interests and I know that through partnership with them we will create balanced policies that will incentivize business development and job creation in this city.”
A full list of endorsements can be found HERE
Mom, Councilwoman, Small Business Owner, and Deputy District Attorney, Suzie Price is running for Mayor to get Long Beach back to basics, with a competent and functional City Government focused on improving the quality of life for its residents. Elected in 2014 and re-elected in 2018, Price was the first Democrat elected to Council District 3 in 42 years. On the City Council, Suzie has worked across district lines to focus on homelessness, public safety, street repair, infrastructure investment, improving and expanding our green spaces, and ensuring Long Beach remains a place where you can afford to buy a home and start a business. Suzie and her husband Mark, a military veteran, have lived in Long Beach for 20 years where they are raising their two boys.
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