California Democrats overwhelmingly rebuke divisive, negative campaign of opponent and endorse Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown for re-election

SAN JOSE, CA - Today, Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown (D-San Bernardino) was declared as the officially endorsed Democratic Candidate for Assembly District 47 by the California Democratic Party. Cheryl Brown won the California Democratic Party's endorsement with over 80% of votes cast, a striking rebuke to her opponent's divisive, negative campaign.

Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown released the following statement:

"As Democrats, we are unified. We are strong when we work together. We are better when we put our communities first and self-interests last. Today's endorsement from the California Democratic Party is an affirmation of my Democratic values and my strong record on jobs, on education and public safety. I am extremely honored of being named as the officially endorsed Democratic Candidate for Assembly District 47 and I am looking forward to the campaign ahead."

After learning of this endorsement, San Bernardino County's Democratic Central Committee Chair Chris Robles released the following statement:

“Democrats in the Inland Empire and across the state are unified in overwhelmingly supporting Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown for re-election. Cheryl Brown is the embodiment of our Democratic values and has a record to prove it. She fights for job creation, protecting our seniors, and keeping our communities safe. As Chair of the San Bernardino County Democratic Central Committee, it brings me great pleasure to witness Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown's endorsement from our State Democratic Party. I know she will continue doing a great job representing our County effectively as our Assemblywoman."

Along with gaining the California Democratic Party's endorsement, Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown has amassed overwhelming support from local Democratic groups, which include:

  • 82% of 47th Assembly District Democratic Delegates
  • California Democratic Legislative Women's Caucus
  • Democratic Women of San Bernardino County
  • Armenian Democratic Club of Southern California
  • Helen L. Doherty Democratic Club
  • West End Democratic Club
  • Fontana Democratic Club
  • Rialto Democratic Club

To view a comprehensive endorsement list already exceeding over 200 endorsements, click here.

Assembly Member Cheryl R. Brown is the officially endorsed Democratic candidate running for re-election in California’s 47th district. The 47th Assembly District is located in the heart of San Bernardino County and includes Colton, Fontana, Grand Terrace, Rialto, San Bernardino, and the unincorporated communities of Bloomington and Muscoy. She currently represents the 47th district.



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