Legislative & Political


Meeting with Assemblymember Jose Medina

August 3, 2018

California State Assembly District 6

“Meeting on SB100”

Top Left 2nd person is, Martina Rangel-Ortega and Janet Fields of CWA Local 9588 along with Karen Macias of CWA Local 9400, pictured sitting, bottom left.

Our allies at this meeting were representatives from Grid Alternatives, 350 Riverside, Unitarian Social Justice Committee and American Lung Association.


Meeting with Assemblymember Evan Low

July 30, 2018

California State Assembly District 28

"Big Push Meeting for Yes on SB100"

Pictured from Left, Back: Jason Hall, CWA9423, Gerry Hunt, SCC Democratic Club, Linda Sell, SCC Democratic Club, Lakshmi Ramesh, Ambedkar Kings Study Circle, Vanessa Marvin, Western American Lung Assn, Sudhanshu Jain, Acterra & Citizens Climate Lobby, Nancy Kops, SCC Democratic Club

Front: Kathy Tran, Staff for Asm Low - Environment, Martina Keim - Mothers Out Front, Mary Buxton, 350 Silicon Valley, Gary Latshaw, President of Sierra Club Guadalupe Group, Oscar Mace, Ignite Team for the Center of Biological Diversity & 350 Silicon Valley.


California Labor Federation’s 2018 Biennial Convention

July 25-26, 2018, Costa Mesa, California

Jamie McDole, President, and Joaquin Chavez, VP, of UPTE receives recognition for increasing union membership by 5% at the Biennial Convention of the Cal Labor Fed!
The award was presented by the legendary labor leader and civil rights activist, Dolores Huerta.




Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard Fundraiser

April 28, 2018

A Day at the Races at Santa Anita Park

Pictured standing L-R: Marisa Remski 9003, Sheila Bordeaux 9003, Pandy Allen 9003, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard, T Santora 9003 and Eric Norwood 9003.

Seated L-R: Ellen West District 9. Judy RaPué District 9, Maya Austin 9505.




Pictured Left to Right: Janet Fields 9588, Taren Conforti 9586, Jennifer Villarreal 9400, Sen. Steve Bradford of LA, Reyna Hart 9400, Karen Macias 9400, T Santora, Chair CWA SCC.


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