La Prensa Hispana Endorses Bonnie Garcia for State Senate
La Prensa Hispana, Inc. Board of Directors unanimously voted to endorse Bonnie Garcia for the office of State Senate. The board cited a life time of honorable service. Bonnie Garcia is the most qualified of all the candidates. Garcia has a degree in Workforce Development and is the only candidate in this race that has public employee experience-local government (10 years), state government (4 years) state policymaker (6 years) and managed a $100 million budget for a state agency with over 700 employees for 4 years.
Garcia was first elected to the California State Assembly in 2002 and quickly established a reputation as a consensus builder that worked across party lines with business, labor and other groups to benefit our state. She has taught public policy at the university level, has written legislation on complex issues, and battled on behalf of constituents to protect their rights. She has led bilingual constituent services for Assembly and Senate, worked in Fire, Building and planning Departments of local cities as Director of Housing and Neighborhood Services. Garcia has worked with diverse groups in state, local and law enforcement agencies.
As State Senator, Bonnie Garcia will continue to work to create efficiency within State Government, fight higher taxes that hurt hard working families and small businesses. She will work to provide incentives for employers to locate in California and create jobs.
La Prensa Hispana and California Hispanic Media, Inc. with two newspapers in the Coachella Valley, La Prensa Hispana and La Prensa del Valle de Coachella endorse and ask for your consideration in electing Bonnie Garcia to the State Senate