Los Angeles Candidates for Mayor: Endorsements Rolled In For Garcetti and Greuel During Electoral Fight


As the final countdown to the end of this Los Angeles Election for Mayor ticks down, the race earned the attention of nation figures due to Los Angeles metro area’s importance in the country. And of course that meant endorsements. Here is a list of who endorsed who courtesy of Southern California Public Radio. Here are a few of the more notable ones.


Endorsed Eric Garcetti:

Howard Dean, Chairman Emeritus of the Democratic National Committee

Rep. Karen Bass

L.A. Times, Newspaper

Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark

Sierra Club

California Federation of Teachers

League of Conservation Voters, Los Angeles chapter

Shepard Fairey, artist


Endorsed Wendy Greuel:

Bill Clinton, former president

Rep. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader

Rep. Maxine Waters, Congresswoman

Sen. Barabara Boxer, Senator

Andrew Cuomo, New York Governor

Emily’s List

Planned Parenthood

Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce