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Union nurses endorse Assemblymember Luz Maria Rivas for Congress

National Nurses United (NNU), the largest union of registered nurses in the United States, today announced they have endorsed Assemblymember Luz Maria Rivas to represent California’s 29th Congressional District, home to over 750,000 people in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles.

“We are proud to endorse Luz Maria Rivas in her race for Congress,” said Sandy Reding,RN, president of California Nurses Association (CNA) and vice president of NNU.

Feb
29
2024
NEWS ARTICLE

EMILYs List endorses Luz Rivas for Election to California’s 29th Congressional District

“Luz Maria Rivas has been a proven advocate for her community and an assemblywoman the people of her district can trust to deliver results and fight for their rights. EMILYs List is proud to endorse her for Congress because we know that she will continue that work in the U.S. House and help to achieve a Democratic pro-choice majority that will protect reproductive freedom in California and across the country. “

Feb
7
2024

Endorsement

Mayor Karen Bass endorses Luz Rivas for Congress

“Luz Rivas has been a strong voice for us in Sacramento , including her role as leader of the L.A. delegation of the State Assembly, and she will continue to be our champion in Congress.” - Mayor Karen Bass

Jan
29
2024
NEWS ARTICLE

Retiring Rep. Cardenas leads Hispanic Democrats in endorsing a successor

Retiring California Rep. Tony Cardenas (D) is bolstering support for California Assembly Member Luz Rivas as his successor, joining forces with the Hispanic Democrats’ campaign arm, an institution he grew into a major player.

Jan
5
2024

Endorsement

Largest Labor Organization in L.A. endorses Luz Rivas for Congress

The Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, which represents 800,000 workers in L.A. County, has endorsed Luz Rivas for Congress in California’s 29th District. The federation includes over 300 labor organizations representing both public and private sector workers in virtually every sector of the economy.

Jan
3
2024

Endorsement

Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis Endorses Luz Rivas for Congress

“Luz Rivas is a pathbreaking leader who has made a huge difference for Valley families. She’s worked hard to create educational opportunity for young people in the Valley. We need more public servants like Luz Rivas, with a proven record of helping people.” said Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis

Dec
4
2023

Press release

Senator Alex Padilla Endorses Assemblywoman Luz Rivas for Congress

“I’ve known Assemblywoman Luz Rivas for many years. Luz Rivas is smart, she’s dedicated, and she’s a genuine public servant. She’s the Representative the Valley deserves and I’m proud to endorse her campaign for Congress.” said U.S. Senator Alex Padilla

Nov
29
2023
PRESS RELEASE

Assemblywoman Luz Rivas Announces Candidacy For California’s 29th Congressional District

Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-43), today announced her candidacy for California’s 29th Congressional District, located in the Northern San Fernando Valley. “Congress has descended into a constant state of dysfunction, and the American people are paying the price,” said Rivas.

Nov
20
2023