Eastvale, CA – State Senator Richard Roth announced his endorsement of Sabrina Cervantes’s campaign for State Assembly today. Support from Roth gives Cervantes a clean sweep of Democratic state lawmakers who represent Riverside County.

In announcing his endorsement, Senator Roth stated:

“Sabrina Cervantes will be an effective and accessible lawmaker, who we can count on to bring a common-sense approach to take on the problems facing our state. She is committed to fighting to keep our neighborhoods safe, improving the performance of local schools, growing our economy, and protecting funding for the services that California’s seniors rely on. Sabrina will be a champion for our region and bring energy and optimism to Sacramento. I urge you to join me in supporting Sabrina Cervantes for State Assembly.”

Roth was elected in 2012 to represent California’s 31st Senate District, which encompasses 100% of 60th Assembly District seat that Cervantes is seeking. Prior to his election, he served as a Major General in the United States Air Force.

Cervantes’s long list of endorsers also includes the California Democratic Party, Congressman Mark Takano, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, Assemblymember Jose Medina, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia, 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.