Sabrina Cervantes Overwhelmingly Wins Democratic Party Endorsement Recommendation

Eastvale, CA –  Sabrina Cervantes received 95% of the votes cast from local Democratic activists at the California Democratic Party’s “Pre-Convention Caucus” for Region 13, which was held on Saturdayin San Bernardino. Cervantes received 19 of the 20 votes counted in her race, which easily surpassed the 70% threshold needed to put her endorsement recommendation on the consent calendar at this month’s state party convention. The sole vote cast for candidate Ken Park, came from Ken Park.

Cervantes released the following statement after the vote counting concluded:
“I am humbled by the outpouring of support from grassroots Democratic Party activists. The 60th Assembly District is likely to be one of the most competitive races in the state, and I am excited to be one step closer to earning the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party.” 

The overwhelming backing of local party leaders adds to the momentum Cervantes’s campaign has garnered in recent months. She recently announced the endorsements of Congressman Mark Takano and former Riverside Mayor Ron Loveridge.

Sabrina Cervantes is a lifelong Riverside County resident, who serves as the District Director for State Assemblymember Jose Medina. In that role, Sabrina has worked with local stakeholders and community partners to help expand access to higher education, strengthen our regional economy, protect the rights of workers, improve the delivery of government services, and safeguard the natural beauty of our state.

Prior to joining Assemblymember Medina’s office, Sabrina served as a Director for the California Voter Registration Project.  Her history of community involvement includes serving on the Board of Directors for the UCR Chicano Latino Alumni Association (CLA), and the non-profit organizations TruEvolution and Women Wonder Writers.

Sabrina holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a minor in Public Policy from the University of California, Riverside, and she completed an executive education program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. She lives in the City of Eastvale.