Hahn Garners Coveted Endorsement from Prominent African American Elected Leader in Carson
SAN PEDRO, CA— With less than one week left before the November 6th General Election, today Congresswoman Janice Hahn picked up a coveted endorsement from Carson City Councilmember Mike Gipson, in her re-election bid.
In addition to today’s endorsement, Congresswoman Hahn has already secured endorsements from the majority of Carson’s elected leaders.
“I could no longer sit on the sidelines and not take a stand in this election,” said Carson Councilmember Gipson. “That’s why today I am proud to announce my strong support of Congresswoman Janice Hahn. She is the best candidate to represent this new district in Congress and be the voice for Carson as well as communities throughout this district in Washington. I plan on doing everything I can to help Congresswoman Hahn ensure victory on November 6th.”
“Carson Councilmember Mike Gipson’s endorsement carries substantial weight in Carson,” said Congresswoman Hahn. “I’m looking forward to his help in making sure we win Carson onNovember 6th.”
A former Maywood peace officer, Gipson left the police force and entered public service following the death of his partner in 1992. Gipson currently works as District Director for Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome Horton.
For additional information please visit www.JaniceHahn.com.
Congresswoman Hahn is the incumbent member of Congress in the new 44th Congressional District. She has been a resident of San Pedro for two decades, and raised her three children in the community. The Congresswoman has represented the Harbor-Area and Watts communities for more than a dozen years, as a member of the Los Angeles City Council and an elected member of the Los Angeles Charter Commission. *
California’s new 44th Congressional District includes the communities of Watts, San Pedro, Wilmington, Carson, South Gate, Compton, Lynwood, parts of Long Beach, and Walnut Park. *