United Association Local 250 Endorses Efren Martinez

Efren Martinez

Efren Martinez, the dynamic candidate representing South Los Angeles, has garnered a major endorsement from the United Association Local 250, a prominent union representing a skilled workforce in diverse fields.

"UA Local 250 union, representing Steamfitters, Welders, Refrigeration experts, Pipeliners, and Apprentices, proudly endorses and stands with Efren. Efren understands the need for advancement in training, fair wages, safe working conditions, and good paying jobs for our communities. His vision for affordable housing, job development, education, and environmental stewardship ensures healthy and sustainable communities. Efren's dedication to building strong infrastructures and resilient communities where the residents' well-being is a priority is the reason why Efren Martinez is the right choice for a prosperous future for all." — Pete Wohlgezogen, PAC Chair - United Association Local 250 

Efren Martinez's campaign has been marked by his relentless advocacy for the economic growth and well-being of South Los Angeles. His comprehensive approach to policy, focusing on affordable housing, job development, and education, aligns seamlessly with the union's objectives. This endorsement is a testament to his unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and enhancing the quality of life for all community members.

The following are publicly announced endorsements to date:

Federal & State Elected Officials

  • Congressman Adam Schiff
  • Congressman Robert Garcia
  • Assemblymember Mike Gipson
  • Assemblywoman Autumn Burke (ret.)
  • Assemblywoman Esmeralda Soria
  • Assemblywoman Blanca Pacheco
  • Assemblymember Juan Carrillo
  • Assemblywoman Blanca Rubio
  • Senator Melissa Hurtado
  • Senator Susan Rubio

Local Elected Officials

  • Janice Hahn, Chair, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
  • David Vela, President, Los Angeles Community College District
  • Kelly Gonez, Board Member, LAUSD
  • Oralia Rebollo, Mayor, City of Commerce
  • Elizabeth Alcantar, Councilmember, City of Cudahy
  • Eduardo Martinez, Mayor, City of Huntington Park
  • Graciela Ortiz, Councilmember, City of Huntington Park
  • Karina Macias, Councilmember, City of Huntington Park
  • Arturo Flores, Councilmember, City of Huntington Park
  • Jose Luis Solache, Mayor, City of Lynwood
  • Frank Garcia, Mayor, City of Maywood
  • Mayra Aguiluz, Vice-Mayor, City of Maywood
  • Eddie De La Riva, Councilmember, City of Maywood
  • Heber Marquez, Councilmember, City of Maywood
  • Dr. Monica Sanchez, Councilmember, City of Pico Rivera
  • Gil Hurtado, Mayor, City of South Gate
  • Maria Davila, Councilmember, City of South Gate
  • Melissa Ybarra, Councilmember, City of Vernon
  • Leticia Lopez, Councilmember, City of Vernon

Unions, Clubs, Organizations & Others

  • ACSA – Association of California School Administrators
  • South Central Los Angeles Democratic Party Club
  • International Longshore and Warehouse Union, Local 13
  • Women Leading Change Democratic Party Club
  • Association of Probation Supervisors, SEIU 721, BU 702
  • AVANCE L.A. Democratic Club
  • LAUSD School Police – Los Angeles School Police Association
  • California High School DEMOCRATS
  • The National Association of Hispanic Realtor Professional Montebello SouthEast Los Angeles – (NAHREP - MSELA)
  • PORAC – Peace Officer Research Association
  • California RISING
  • LAPPL – Los Angeles Police Protective League Association
  • International Longshore and Warehouse Union, Southern California District Council
  • LAPPOA – Los Angeles County Professional Peace Officers Association
  • United Association, Local 250 Steamfitters & Refrigeration
  • ALADS – Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs
  • Huntington Park Police Office Association

Source: Efren Martinez for Assembly 2024