As we all anxiously anticipate results across our nation, we can celebrate record voter turnout across the country and in California. Even in the midst of a global pandemic, an economic recession, and a national reckoning on race, millions of Americans have cast their ballot and, as patriots and believers of democracy, we must ensure that every vote is counted.
While we wait a little longer for the results of the presidential election, we know a few things for sure: We need a President that will understand he is the leader of a diverse nation and work towards unifying us after an incredibly divisive time. We need a President that will work with our state and local leaders to control the Covid-19 pandemic so that our economy can begin its pathway to recovery. We need a President that will ensure the disparate impact the pandemic and recession has had on women and Black, Latinx, and Indigenous Americans is addressed. Read more