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Supervisor Ridley-Thomas weighs in on voting, Props 30 & 32

Mark Ridley-Thomas

Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas weighed in today on the importance of the African American vote this November and his thoughts on Propositions 30 & 32.

In an op-ed featured in Our Weekly, the Supervisor said, “As a community, we need to educate, motivate and participate to pass Prop. 30 and defeat Prop. 32—not only because our children’s futures and our political voice are at stake, but because our proud heritage of civic engagement compels us to do so.”

Click here to read the full article to see why the Supervisor recommends voting Yes on Prop 30 and No on 32 and why African American voter turnout will be key in this election.