Coalition Members

The following organizations and elected officials OPPOSE Prop 26

VETERAN AND PUBLIC SAFETY GROUPS

● Delta Veterans Group
● Disabled American Veterans, Department of California
● Marine Corps Veterans Association
● National Veterans Foundation
● Scottish American Military Society
● National Veterans Foundation

● Scottish American Military Society
● Vietnam Veterans of America, California State Council
● Association of the United States Army, Northern California
● Association of the United States Army, Southern California
● Fresno Police Officers Association

SMALL BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS

● Asian Industry B2B
● California Black Chamber of Commerce
● California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
● California Hmong Chamber of Commerce
● Pro-Small Biz California
● Small Business California
● Bell Chamber of Commerce
● Bell Gardens Association of Merchants and Commerce
● Central California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce           
● Central California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
● Central Valley Business Federation
● Central Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
● Compton Chamber of Commerce
● Fresno Chamber of Commerce
● Gardena Valley Chamber of Commerce

● Gateway Chamber Alliance 
● Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce
● Industrial Council of the City of Commerce
● Kern County Black Chamber of Commerce
● La Canada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce   
● Livermore Valley Chamber of Commerce
● Los Angeles County Business Federation
● Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce
● Montebello Chamber of Commerce
● Norwalk Chamber of Commerce
● San Juan Capistrano Chamber of Commerce
● Santa Fe Springs Chamber of Commerce
● Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce, Culver City
● Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce, Hollywood 

ANIMAL WELFARE ORGANIZATIONS

● California Animal Welfare Association
● National Animal Care and Control Association
● Paw Project
● Public Interest Coalition
● Return to Freedom
● Central Oregon Wild Horse Coalition
● City of Sacramento Front Street Animal Shelter
● Forgotten Felines of Sonoma County
● Fresno Humane Animal Services
● Front Range Equine Rescue

● Horseracing Wrongs
● Inland Valley Humane Society
● Marin Humane
● San Diego Humane Society
● Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center
● Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA)
● Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals San Francisco (SF SPCA)
● Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Inland Valley (SPCA Inland Valley)

TAXPAYER ORGANIZATIONS

● California Taxpayer Protection Committee
● Calaveras County Taxpayers Association
● Central Coast Taxpayers Association
● Central Valley Taxpayers Association
● Contra Costa Taxpayers Association
● Gold Country Taxpayers Association 

● Solano County Taxpayers Association
● Taxpayers Association of El Dorado County
● Silicon Valley Taxpayers Association
● San Diego Tax Fighters
● Placer County Taxpayers Association

SOCIAL JUSTICE AND AFFINITY GROUPS

● Black American Political Association of California
● California Black Exposition
● California Democratic Council
● Advance Peace
● Advocacy for Health & Living Management
● African American Network of Kern County
● Black American Political Association of California – Sacramento Chapter
● California Senior Advocates League
● Community RePower Movement
● Culver City Democratic Club
● Culver City Democratic Club
● Democratic Party of the San Fernando
Valley
● Democratic Club of Vista
● Golden Rules Services
● Lift Up Love Always
● Modesto Progressive Democrats

● Mendocino County Democratic Central Committee
● Model City Democratic Club of Commerce
● Neighborhood Wellness
● North Valley Democratic Club
● Potrero Hill Democratic Club
● Sacramento Caribbean Association
● San Diego Labor Democratic Club
● San Joaquin County Democratic Central Committee
● Santa Monica Democratic Club
● Stanislaus County Democratic Central Committee
● Take A Stand Committee
● United Democrats of the San Gabriel Valley
● West Hollywood-Beverly Hills Democratic Club
● Whittier Together

LABOR ORGANIZATIONS

● American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) California
● AFSCME District Council 36
● AFSCME Local 127 – City of San Diego and Coronado

● AFSCME Local 773 – Commerce City Employees Association
● AFSCME Local 3624 – City of Hawaiian Gardens, rank and file unit
● AFSCME Local 3947 – City of Compton

LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATIONS

● California Contract Cities Association
● Gateway Cities Council of Governments
● South Bay Cities Council of Governments
● City of Bell Gardens
● City of Bellflower
● City of Citrus Heights
● City of Clovis
● City of Commerce
● City of Compton
● City of Cudahy
● City of Gardena
● City of Hawaiian Gardens

● City of Huntington Park
● City of Inglewood
● City of Lynwood
● City of Montebello
● City of Norwalk
● City of South Gate
● Town of Colma
● City of San Jose
● Cities for Self-Reliance Joint Powers Authority
● California Cities Gaming Authority a Joint Powers Authority

ELECTED OFFICIALS

● Mary Casillas Salas, Former Assemblymember (D) and Mayor, City of Chula Vista
● Amy Shuklian, Supervisor, County of Tulare
● Joe Neves, Supervisor, County of Kings
● Larry Micari, Supervisor, County of Tulare
● Leticia Gonzalez, Supervisor, County of Madera
● Pete Vander Poel, Supervisor, County of
Tulare
● Rob Poythress, Supervisor, County of
Madera
● Tom Patti, Supervisor, County of San
Joaquin
● Elizabeth Alcantar, Mayor, City of Cudahy
● Emma Sharif, Mayor, City of Compton
● Graciela Ortiz, Mayor, City of Huntington
Park
● Benjamin Cantu, Mayor, City of Manteca
● Jerry Dyer, Mayor, City of Fresno
● Juan Garza, Former Mayor, City of Bellflower
● Maria Teresa Del Rio, Mayor Pro Tem, City
of Hawaiian Gardens
● Alex Walker-Griffin, Vice Mayor, City of
Hercules
● Ariel Pe, Vice Mayor, City of Lakewood
● Jose Gonzalez, Vice Mayor, City of Cudahy
● Leonard Mendoza, Former Mayor, City of
Commerce
● Luis Roa, Mayor, City of Hawaiian Gardens
● Oralia Rebollo, Mayor Pro Tem, City of
Commerce
● Alejandra Cortez, Councilmember, City of
Bell Gardens
● Andrew Mendez, Councilmember, City of
Azusa
● Andrew Sarega, Councilmember, City of LA
Mirada
● Bernadette Suarez, Councilmember, City of
Lawndale
● Bret Daniels, Councilmember, City of Citrus
Heights
● Brian Raymond, Councilmember, City of
Atwater
● Cathy Warner, Councilmember, City of
Whittier
● David Torres, Councilmember, City of
Montebello
● Elizabeth Talbott, Councilmember, City of
Waterford
● Fernando Dutra, Councilmember, City of
Whittier
● Garry Bredefeld, Councilmember, City of
Fresno
● Gustavo Camacho, Councilmember, City of
Pico Rivera
● Hugo Argumedo, Councilmember, City of
Commerce
● Hipolito Cerros, Councilmember, City of
Lindsay
● Luis Chavez, Councilmember, City of Fresno

● Marco Barcena, Councilmember, City of Bell
Gardens
● Marilyn Sanabria, Councilmember, City of
Huntington Park
● Marisela Santana, Councilmember, City of
Lynwood
● Michael Gomez, Councilmember, City of
Hawaiian Gardens
● Mike Karbassi, Councilmember, City of
Fresno
● Norma Martínez-Rubin, Councilmember, City
of Pinole
● Octavio Martinez, Councilmember, City of
Whittier
● Oliver Baines, Former Councilmember, City
of Fresno
● Oscar Flores, Councilmember, City of
Lynwood
● Pat Kearney, Councilmember, City of
Lawndale
● Raul Peralez, Councilmember, City of San
Josa
● Trish Herrera Spencer, Councilmember and Former Mayor, City of Alameda
● Sara Lamnin, Councilmember, City of Hayward
● Sergio Lopez, Councilmember, City of Campbell
● Scarlet Peralta, Councilmember, City of
Montebello
● Victor Farfan, Councilmember, City of
Hawaiian Gardens
● Victor Sanchez, Councilmember, City of
Bellflower
● Vong Mouanoutoua, Councilmember, City of
Clovis
● Brandon Mims, Treasurer, City of Compton
● Jan Averill, Former Board Member, Lowell
Joint School District
● Liliana Magana, Board Member, Montebello Unified School District
● Sandra Suarez, Former Board Member,
Centinela Valley Union High School District
● Ivan Altamirano, Councilmember, City of
Commerce
● Jesse Alvarado, Councilmember, City of
Hawaiian Gardens
● Jessica Martinez, Councilmember, City of
Whittier
● Joel Angel Zamora, Councilmember, City of
Santa Fe Springs
● John Lewis, Councilmember, City of La Mirada
● John Soria, Former Councilmember, City of
Commerce
● Jorge Casanova, Mayor, City of Lynwood
● Jorgel Chavez, Councilmember, City of Bell
Gardens
● Karina Macias, Councilmember, City of
Huntington Park
● Kevin Lainez, Councilmember, City of Commerce
● Lillie Darden, Councilmember, City of
Compton
● Lisseth Flores, Councilmember, City of Bell
Gardens

news publications

● East Bay Times
● Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
● Lake County Record
● Long Beach Press-Telegram
● Torrance Daily Breeze
● Los Angeles Daily News
● Los Angeles Times
● Marin Independent Journal

● Orange County Register
● Pasadena Star News
● Redlands Daily Facts
● Riverside Press Enterprise
● San Bernardino Sun
● San Gabriel Valley Tribune
● San Jose Mercury News
● Whittier Daily News