Delegate Alfonso Lopez Secures Senator Mark Warner’s Endorsement in his bid for re-election
Marking His 83rd Endorsement This Election Cycle
ARLINGTON, VA -- This morning, Delegate Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington) announced the endorsement of U.S. Senator Mark Warner. Senator Warner joins a list of over 80 other labor unions, organizations, elected officials, and community leaders who have announced their support for Lopez’s campaign for reelection to the House of Delegates from the 49th district.
"I first worked with Delegate Alfonso Lopez back in 2002 on an early version of the DREAM Act. Alfonso illustrated to me his unwavering dedication to doing what is right for his community,” said Sen. Warner. “Today, I see that same dedication as he fights for healthcare access, renewable energy expansion, immigration reform, and affordable housing. I endorse Alfonso because he has fought hard for his district and I am eager to continue working with him to lift all Virginian’s up and leave no one behind.”
“I am honored to have the support of Senator Warner, who has dedicated so many years of service to our Commonwealth,” said Del. Lopez. “I’m proud to have him on our side fighting for Democratic majorities in the General Assembly that will fund our schools, invest in renewable energy, and finally address the housing affordability crisis in our state. Together we can create a Virginia that lifts everyone up and leaves no one behind.”
Delegate Alfonso Lopez is seeking re-election for the 49th district, which covers parts of South Arlington and eastern Fairfax Counties. Delegate Alfonso Lopez is focused on increasing Affordable Housing funding, helping the immigrant community, increasing affordable quality healthcare access, and expanding renewable energy use and investment in Virginia. His primary election will be held on June 11th.