Support for the Fair Wage Act of 2016 Grows

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Betty Yee Endorses Min WageTheFair Wage Act of 2016 keeps gathering momentum! And to date, than a hundred organizations throughout California have endorsed the Fair Wage Act. That number continues to grow daily: Latest endorsers include California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and State Controller Betty Yee.

Gavin Newsom, Lieutenant Governor
Betty Yee, State Controller
Jim Beall, State Senator
Marty Block, State Senator
Isadore Hall, State Senator
Ben Hueso, State Senator
Robert Wieckowski, State Senator
Susan Bonilla, Assemblymember
Rob Bonta, Assemblymember
David Chiu, Assemblymember
Mike Gatto, Assemblymember
Roger Hernandez, Assemblymember
Kevin McCarty, Assemblymember
Shirley N. Weber, Assemblymember
Das Williams, Assemblymember
Mark Friedman, Mayor Pro Tem, City of El Cerrito
Jose Gurrola, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Arvin
William J. Harrison, Mayor, City of Fremont
Daniel T. Parra, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Fowler
Dan Wolk, Mayor, City of Davis
London Breed, President of Board of Supervisors, San Francisco City and County
Wilma Chan, Supervisor, Alameda County
Malia Cohen, Supervisor, San Francisco County
John Gioia, Supervisor, Contra Costa County
Sheila Kuehl, Supervisor, Los Angeles County
Jim Provenza, Supervisor, Yolo County
Don Saylor, Supervisor, Yolo County
Scott Wiener, Supervisor, San Francisco County
Rebecca Kaplan, Vice Mayor, City of Oakland
Jim Prola, Vice-Mayor, City of San Leandro
Angelica Amezcua, Councilmember, City of Santa Ana
Vinnie Bacon, Councilmember, City of Fremont
Fredi Castrejon, Vice-Chairman of the Board, Bear Mountain Recreation & Park District
Luis Chavez, Trustee, Fresno Unified School District
Dennis Chiu, Vice Chair, El Camino Healthcare District
Carmen Chu, Assessor Recorder, City of San Francisco
Cheryl Cook-Kallio, Candidate Assembly 16, City of Pleasanton
Christopher De La Cerda, Trustee, Fresno Unified School District
Gray Harris, Trustee, Alameda Unified School District Board
Ismael Diaz Herrera, Trustee, Fresno County Board of Education
Ash Kalra, Councilmember, City of San Jose
John Leal, Trustee, State Center Community College District
Susan Loftus, City Councilmember, Stockton
Corina N. Lopez, Councilmember, City of San Leandro
Albert P. Mendall III, Councilmember, City of Hayward
Walter Muneton, Planning Commissioner
Jim Oddie, Councilmember, City of Alameda
Eric Payne, Trustee, State Center Community College District
Mark Anthony Reynoso-Paredes, Commissioner, City of Garden Grove
Diana J. Prola, President, San Leandro School Board
Tony Tiscareno, City Councilmember, Antioch
Mae Torlakson, Chair, Ambrose Recreation & Park District

Antioch Education Association
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Teamsters Rail Conference Legistative
California Asian Parole Officers Association
ILWU Southern CA District Council
Kern, Inyo, Mono Counties CLC
Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) – Los Angeles Chapter
Los Angeles Black Worker Center
Orange County Employees Association
Orange County Firefighters
Orange County Labor Federation (OCLF)
Sacramento Central Labor Council
Tri-Counties Central Labor Council

21st Century Forum
A Place Called Home
Alameda County Democratic Central Committee
Alisal Community Arts Network
All Peoples Christian Center
American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) Border Program
American Friends Service Committee, the Pan Valley Institute
Amigos de Colores
Apostolic Tabernacle Church
Asian Broadcasting T.V.
Asian Law Alliance
Asian Pacific American Community Center
Asian Pacific American Democratic Caucus
Asian Perinatal Advocates
BiNational Health Week
Brazilian Center For Cultural Exchange
Castro Valley Democratic Club
Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)
Chinatown Community Development Center
Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA)
Christian Fellowship Ministry Church
Community Agency for Resources Advocacy and Services (CARAS)
Community Coalition
Community Youth Center
Culver City Democratic Club
Democratic Party of Contra Costa County
Davis Citizens for a Living Wage
Democratic Women of Kern
Diocese of California Old Catholic Confederation
Dolores Huerta Foundation
East LA Community Corporation
El Concilio de Fresno Inc.
Fathers & Family of San Joaquin
First Congregational Church of Fresno
First New Christian Fellowship Baptist Church
Frente Indígena de Organizaciones Binacionales (FIOB)
Fresno Autonomous Program
Fresno Barrios Unidos
Fresno Center for New Americans (FCNA)
Fresno City, MEChA
Fresno County Democratic Central Committee
Fresno County Young Democrats
Fresno Immigration Coalition
Fresno Interdenominational Refugee Ministries (F.I.R.M)
Gender Health Center
Greater Visions All Nations Church
Hermandad Mexicana Transnacional, San Diego
Hermandad Mexicana, Panorama City
Hmong Star TV
Housing Alliance of Fresno
Iglesia Bautista Central
Iglesia Universal
Inner City Struggle
Instituto de Educación Popular del Sur de California (IDEPSCA)
Instituto Mazatlán Bellas Artes de Sacramento
Irvine Living Wage
Jewish Labor Committee Western Region
Justice for Immigrants – Diocese of San Jose
Long Beach Democratic Club
Lung Kong Tin Yee Association
Kennedy Club of the SJV
Korean American Family Services
Koreatown Multipurpose Senior Center
La Iglesia Fe, Esperanza, y Amor
La Raza Unida
Latinas Contra Cáncer
Latino Equality Alliance
Latinos United for a New America (LUNA)
Leland Polk Senior Community
Marin Senior Coordinating Council dba Whistlestop
Minority Aids Project
Motivating Individual Leadership for Public Advancement (MILPA)
National Day Laborers Organizing Network (NDLON)
Neighborhood United Universalist Church
Next Step of the Bridge Church
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly
Our Lady of Guadalupe Lathrop
Our Lady of Guadalupe San Jose
Our Lady of Solitude Church
Para Los Niños
Pentecostal Missionary Church of Christ (PMCC)
Pittsburg Education Association
Pomona Economic Opportunity Center
Portsmouth Square Center
Promesa Boyle Heights
Radio Santísimo Sacramento
Raíces Immigration Services
Reedley Social Services, Inc.
Sacred Heart Community Service
Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church
San Joaquin Immigrant Youth Collective (SJIYC)
San Joaquin Latino Environmental Advancement and Policy Project (Fresno)
San Pedro Democratic Club
Self-Help for the Elderly
Sojourner Truth Museum
SOL Collective
Southeast Community Facility Commission
Santa Clara County Democratic Party
Southeast Fresno Community Economic Development Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference – Los Angeles (SCLC-LA)
St. Isabel Parish
Strategic Actions for a Just Economy (SAJE)
Strawberry Manor Neighborhood Association
T.R.U.S.T South LA
Tell That Story
The Brickhouse Gallery and Art Complex
The LGBTQ Youth Space: A program of FCSSV
Transgender Law Center
Tri Cities Democratic Forum
Unión de Vecinos
Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno
United Hmong Council, Inc.
Universal Church
Visitacion Valley Strong Families
Volunteers for Change Fresno
Working Partnerships USA
Young Progressive Coalition
YWCA San Francisco – Marin

Aava Dental
Alma’s Fashion and Gifts
Antojitos Colima
Lilypad Homes
Louie Construction Company
Maya Maintenance
Memo’s Barber Shop
Seal Services, Inc.
Top Rigor

(Organizations listed for identification purposes only.)
Larry Agran, Former Irvine Mayor and City Councilmember
Gloria Alvarado, Vice-Chair, Orange County Democratic Party Central Committee
Miguel Arias, Board of Trustees, State Center Community College District
Chuck Carpenter, Vice Chair, Contra Costa County Workforce Development Board
Mor Chang, Executive Director, Healing Hope, Inc.
Luisa Gratz, President, ILWU Local 26
Francine J. Harris, Chair, Santa Ana Senior Center
Cal Johnson, Board of Directors, Fresno Unified School District
Odessa Lefrancois, President, EAST COUNTY NAACP
Dennis L. Moore, President, Ministers and Community United
Uduak-Joe Ntuk, President, Long Beach Democratic Club
Darren Parker, Chairman, California Democratic Party African American Caucus
Gary Passmore, Vice-President, Congress of California Seniors
Jeannine Pearce, Director of Organizing, LAANE
Vin Sawhney MD, Director, Eden Healthcare District
David Seigel, Founder, Peace and Pizza Neighborhood Group
Lisa Solomon, Principal, Madison Elementary School, Santa Ana
Cynthia A. Sterling, Former Councilmember, City of Fresno
Sandre Swanson, Former Assemblymember
Bryan Urias, Director, Upper San Gabriel Valley Water District
Charlie Vang, CEO, Hmong International New Year
Juan Villegas, Pastor, Cross Point Church
Blong Xiong, Former Councilmember, City of Fresno

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