CFC Announces Endorsements in November 2016 Legislative Races

Consumer Federation of California (CFC) has endorsed these candidates for election in November 2016:

Assembly District 24: Vicki Veenker (D)
Assembly District 27: Ash Kalra (D)
Assembly District 65: Sharon Quirk-Silva (D)
Senate District 3: Mariko Yamada (D)
Senate District 15: Jim Beall (D) (Incumbent)

The endorsements followed a review by CFC Political Committee of the candidates’ positions on key consumer issues, including votes cast on legislation by candidates who have served in the state legislature.

“State lawmakers make decisions on numerous issues each year that affect Californians’ pocketbooks, health and safety, and privacy. The Consumer Federation of California is proud to endorse these candidates who will work to make sure that consumers have fair treatment in the marketplace”, Richard Holober, Executive Director of the Consumer Federation of California stated.