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Community Organizer Nabilah Islam Endorses Cooper Hefner

08•07•2020
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Organizer and progressive activist Nabilah Islam issued this statement, endorsing Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator for the 30th District in California—

“Our shared values of servant leadership, inclusivity, and the passionate pursuit of a better America for all make me excited to endorse Cooper Hefner for California State Senate. His commitment to preventing ICE from terrorizing his community along with overall criminal justice reform, support for transitioning to a green economy, and belief in the right of every person to have a roof over their head makes him an ideal person to lead the 30th district into the future.”

Islam has dedicated herself to advancing progressive causes in Georgia and nationally. She worked to successfully remove an Atlanta City Council member with a number of ethics violations and worked to strengthen the Democratic Party in Georgia. She went on to work as the Deputy Southern States Finance Director for Hillary for America, serve as the Finance Director for the Florida Democratic Party, and oversaw the entire Southern region at the DNC.

Cooper had this to add about Islam—

“Nabilah is a tireless advocate for the ideas and policies that protect the disadvantaged and advance us all forward. Her work to organize for the Democratic Party has shown a road map for future success of the party: elevating young leaders who will make the voices of their communities heard at all levels of the political system. Nabilah has used her experience as the daughter of Bangladeshi parents who came to the US to fight for protections of immigrants and she is a perfect example of the richness and talent that immigrants bring to this country. I am honored to have her endorsement and look forward to working with her to promote a progressive vision that lifts up Americans of all types.”

Col. Moe Davis Endorses Cooper Hefner for California State Senate

10•15•2020
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Colonel Moe Davis said this of Cooper — “From the U.S. Capitol in Washington to the State Capitol in California, we need leaders who will bring people together and build up rather than tear down our country with divisive rhetoric. That’s why I support Cooper Hefner for Congress in California’s 30th Senate District. He is […]

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Ambassador (ret.) John Emerson Endorses Cooper Hefner for California State Senate

09•02•2020
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Former United States Ambassador to Germany John Emerson issued this endorsement of Cooper — “We are fortunate that Cooper Hefner is devoting his life to public service.  A USAF Airman, active philanthropist, business leader and father, Cooper has the energy and the breadth of experience to bring smart, effective leadership to Sacramento.  A life long […]

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Ambassador (ret.) James Costos Endorses Cooper Hefner for California State Senate

08•27•2020
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Former Ambassador to Spain James Costos said this of Cooper — “I strongly believe that good leadership requires empathy and I know that Cooper Hefner has the compassion for all and desire to lift people up that would make him a successful advocate for Californians. As someone who has both represented the American people and […]

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Mayor and Congressional Candidate Michelle de la Isla Endorses Cooper Hefner for California State Senate

08•12•2020
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Mayor Michelle de la Isla had this to say about Cooper — “Cooper Hefner’s legacy of service to our country, along with his compassion for supporting homeless individuals and empowering youth, demonstrates his selfless approach to public service and a true understanding of the hard work it takes to help communities succeed. Cooper will serve […]

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Civil Rights Icon Rev. Jesse Jackson Endorses Cooper Hefner

07•29•2020
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Today, civil rights leader and icon Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. announced his endorsement of Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator of California’s 30th District. Rev. Jackson said in a statement— “Cooper Hefner, as a member of the U.S. military, serves our country with distinction. He has been committed to serving his community faithfully and […]

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Congressman Ben Ray Luján Endorses Cooper Hefner

07•13•2020
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Today, Congressman Ben Ray Luján, announced his endorsement of Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator of California’s 30th District. Congressman Luján remarked— “As an Airman in the United States Air Force Reserve, Cooper demonstrated his unwavering commitment to service of others and giving back. I support Cooper because I know he will work every day […]

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President and Founder of Children of the Night Dr. Lois Lee Endorses Cooper Hefner

07•13•2020
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Today, President and Founder of Children of the Night Dr. Lois Lee, announced her endorsement of Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator of California’s 30th District. Dr. Lee the founder of Children of the Night, a California based NGO serving homeless teens and one of the world’s leading experts in rescuing child sex trafficking victims […]

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Community Organizer & Activist Daniel Henning Endorses Cooper Hefner

07•13•2020
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  • Endorsements

Today, Community Organizer and Activist Daniel Henning, announced his endorsement of Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator of California’s 30th District. Henning the founding artistic director of Los Angeles Blank Theater shared these remarks about Cooper– “Cooper Hefner is exactly the kind of leader we need right now. At a young age, Cooper is remarkably […]

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Congressman Harley Rouda Endorses Cooper Hefner

07•13•2020
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Today, Congressman Harley Rouda, announced his endorsement of Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator of California’s 30th District. Congressman Rouda remarked— “Cooper Hefner is exactly the kind of leader we need right now. Cooper’s business savvy, inclusivity, and dedication to service and community will usher necessary progress in our California State Senate. I am thrilled to wholeheartedly support […]

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Blue Neighbors Chairman Gregory Mahdesian Endorses Cooper Hefner

07•13•2020
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  • Endorsements

Today, Blue Neighbors Chairman Gregory Mahdesian, announced his endorsement of Cooper Hefner to serve as State Senator of California’s 30th District. Gregory, the Chairman of Blue Neighbors, a political action committee dedicated to supporting progressive democratic candidates shared these remarks about Cooper– “Cooper Hefner has a progressive vision for our state that is anchored in […]

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