FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Our Revolution OC Endorses Eugene Fields for 68th Assembly District
Candidate picks up key endorsement from progressive, grassroots group
ORANGE, CA, 8/6/19 — Today, Eugene Fields, announced a key endorsement of his candidacy for California’s 68th Assembly District from Our Revolution OC.
Our Revolution OC is a nonpartisan progressive organization, which aims to educate voters about important issues, get people involved in the political process, and work to organize and elect progressive candidates on the local, state and national level based on policy positions, not labels.
“I’m extremely honored and grateful to have received the endorsement of Our Revolution OC. I am proud to support the platform of healthcare, housing and a living wage for all, getting money out of politics and the Green New Deal.
“The endorsement of Our Revolution OC shows there are concerned, progressive voters in Orange County who believe in an unbought, unbound and unbossed grassroots candidate.”
Eugene Fields is a husband, father and resident of Orange, CA. He is the grandson of a World War II veteran and the son of a Japanese American who was unjustly incarcerated in an internment camp during World War II. Eugene began his professional career as a reporter for the Orange County Register, winning state awards for his coverage of the largest mass murder in Orange County history. He is a former co-chair of the OCTA Taxpayer Oversight Committee, monitoring the use of an estimated $13 billion of Measure M funds and ensuring that all revenue collected from Measure M is spent on voter-approved transportation projects. He is an award-winning communications professional for CAIR-LA, a civil rights and advocacy nonprofit and an associate professor at Westcliff University in Irvine. Eugene holds a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Communications, both from the University of Phoenix.
California’s 68th Assembly District is located in Orange County and includes the communities of Anaheim, Irvine, Lake Forest, Orange, Tustin, North Tustin and Villa Park.
For more information, visit www.eugenewfields.com
CONTACT: Eugene Fields, 714-717-5015 or firstname.lastname@example.org