Young Kim announced she has received endorsements from the following Orange County county-wide elected officials, further solidifying local support in her bid for Congress:
- Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes
- Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, ret.
- Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas, ret.
- Orange County Treasurer Shari Freidenrich
- Orange County Assessor Claude Parrish
- Orange County Auditor-Controller Eric H. Woolery
Orange County Clerk-Recorder Hugh Nguyen
“Public safety is the most fundamental responsibility of government and Young Kim has a proven track record of being tough on crime and fighting to keep Orange County families safe,” said Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes. “As our next Congresswoman, I know I can trust Young Kim to work with me and local law enforcement to ensure we continue to protect Orange County communities.”
“Young Kim is a trusted and strong voice of fiscal responsibility who Orange County residents can count on to keep taxes low, balance the budget, and cut wasteful government spending,” said Orange County Treasurer Shari Freidenrich.
Former State Assemblywoman Young Kim’s congressional campaign has gotten off to a strong start with the unprecedented early endorsements of the Republican Party of Orange County, Republican Party of Los Angeles County, and the San Bernardino Republican Party. Kim is also endorsed by the majority of the Orange County Supervisors and the majority of the California Republican congressional delegation, including House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy.
California’s 39th congressional district overlaps portions of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties and includes the cities and communities of Anaheim Hills, Brea, Buena Park, Fullerton, La Habra, Placentia, Yorba Linda, Diamond Bar, Hacienda Heights, La Habra Heights, Rowland Heights, Walnut, and Chino Hills.