DOWNEY - Downey resident and prosecutor Mario Trujillo, a candidate for Los Angeles District Attorney, has gained the endorsement of Rep. Grace Napolitano.Napolitano represents Norwalk, Santa Fe Springs and other area cities in Congress. Trujillo said he was "honored" by the endorsement. "Congresswoman Napolitano exemplifies the true meaning of public service," Trujillo said in a statement. "Her leadership and commitment to championing causes that impact our communities in the areas of natural resources, transportation and mental health has improved the lives of many and she continues to make a strong impact in Los Angeles." Trujillo is seeking to replace district attorney Steve Cooley, who is retiring.
********** Published: January 26, 2012 - Volume 10 - Issue 41