Assemblymember Dr. Shirley Weber Endorses Nathan Fletcher for Supervisor
SAN DIEGO – On the heels of a strong first-place finish in June’s primary, Nathan Fletcher today continues to add to his campaign’s growing momentum with the endorsement of California Assemblymember Shirley Weber.
Dr. Weber said, “Nathan Fletcher will work to change County Government for all of our communities. He will fight to ensure county resources are reaching those historically ignored and that we are maximizing state resources to accomplish our shared goals of reduced poverty, mentally and physically healthy communities and strong schools.”
Nathan Fletcher stated, “I greatly appreciate the support of Dr. Webber. She has been a long-time leader in our community and I look forward to working with her as we change our county government.”
Fletcher is the Democratic nominee for County Supervisor in San Diego’s 4th District. Fletcher is endorsed by Governor Jerry Brown, Vice-President Joe Biden, the California Nurses Association and San Diego County Firefighters among others.
Nathan Fletcher served as State Assemblyman, where he authored Chelsea’s Law, passed scholarships for middle-class kids and was rated one of California’s most effective legislators. A decorated veteran of the Marine Corps, Fletcher is a Veteran’s advocate who has worked to eliminate the stigma surrounding Post-Traumatic Stress and has fought to prevent immigrants who served in the military from being deported. A professor at UCSD, Fletcher lives in the City Heights neighborhood of San Diego with his wife, Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, and their four children.