Los Angeles, CA - Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-Valley Village) announced today that five prominent California Democrats will help lead his reelection effort. Governor Jerry Brown, Senator Diane Feinstein, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, and Congressman Henry Waxman will serve as honorary campaign co-chairs for Berman's re-election campaign. Congressman Berman has made clear his plans to run for reelection in the newly created 30th Congressional district which includes the communities of Studio City, Sherman Oaks, Encino, Tarzana, Woodland Hills, Winetka, West Hills, Reseda, Canoga Park, Chatsworth, Northridge, and Granada Hills.
"I am honored to have received the early support of the Democratic leaders of our state of California," said Congressman Berman. "They are familiar with my work and accomplishments, and understand that in Congress I am not just another voice or another vote, but that I have a unique leadership role that enables me to serve the interests of the United States, California, and the San Fernando Valley."