Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters Endorses Hydee Feldstein Soto for LA City Attorney

 Hydee Feldstein Soto for Los Angeles City Attorney Secures Endorsement from  Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters

Backing from Leading Environmental Group Amplifies Growing Momentum & Coalition of Support

LOS ANGELES (August 19, 2022) — In her campaign for Los Angeles City Attorney, Hydee Feldstein Soto has secured the powerful endorsement of the Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters (LALCV), which is dedicated to electing leadership throughout Los Angeles County to preserve, protect and enhance the environment.  Feldstein Soto is committed to using the City Attorney’s office to promote and protect clean air and water and a safe, healthy environment for every community in the City – regardless of zip code.

In making their endorsement, LALCV shared this statement –

“With the need for decisive action to confront climate change and the environmental justice crisis in our region, the City of Los Angeles needs a City Attorney with the know-how to tackle air and water pollution, while making sure investments in public transportation can move forward without delay, and address housing and land use regulatory issues head-on. Hydee Feldstein Soto will serve the people of Los Angeles by making sure sustainability plans get the legal support needed for implementation and that common-sense environmental enforcement happens in every neighborhood.”

“Hydee Feldstein Soto has been a strong environmental advocate at the community level,” said LALCV Board Member Jim Kennedy, who was part of the organization’s endorsement team for this race. “When elected, Hydee will continue to be a leader in the fight to make the environment a top priority in the City Attorney’s office.”

The Feldstein Soto campaign for City Attorney is energized with a broad coalition of endorsers, including:

  • Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project Los Angeles County Action Fund (PPAP)
  • Los Angeles Times
  • LA Daily News/SoCal News Group
  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party
  • Women’s Political Committee
  • Speaker Emeritus of the California Assembly John A. Pérez
  • Congressmember Brad Sherman
  • Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia
  • LA County Assessor Jeff Prang
  • LA City Councilmember Monica Rodriguez
  • LA City Controller Ron Galperin
  • Former CA Senate Majority Leader/Chair of the Latino Legislative Caucus Richard Polanco
  • Former CA Assemblymember Mike Gatto
  • Former Congressmember and LA County Supervisor Yvonne Brathwaite Burke
  • Former Los Angeles City Councilmember Jan Perry
  • National Women’s Political Caucus
  • Latinas Lead
  • Former candidates for LA City Attorney Marina Torres, Richard Kim, Kevin James and Teddy Kapur
  • Los Angeles Democratic clubs:  Stonewall Democratic Club, Avance Democratic Club, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley, Heart of LA Democratic Club, East Area Progressive Democrats, North Valley Democratic Club, Chicano Latino Immigrant Democratic Club of LA, San Fernando Valley Young Democrats and Pacific Palisades Democratic Club
  • Los Angeles County Business Federation (BizFed) Political Action Committee
  • International and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 94
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 11
  • District 36 of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
  • National Steel Framing Industry Association

Hydee Feldstein Soto is a pro-choice feminist, lifelong Democrat, nationally recognized attorney, mother and Jewish Latina from Puerto Rico, who has lived in Los Angeles for 40+ years.  She is the only candidate who has led large teams of attorneys and has experience on legal transactions the size of the City of LA’s budget or greater.  As LA City Attorney, Feldstein Soto is committed to creating a City that works for everyone with solutions that address our most pressing issues – homelessness and housing, disparities in law enforcement, neighborhood safety, reproductive rights, human trafficking and domestic violence, gun violence, climate change, and accountability and corruption in our halls of power.

Read Hydee Feldstein Soto’s plans for Los Angeles at: https://hydeeforcityattorney.com.

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