IRVINE (October 14, 2010) - State Senator Jeff Denham has been endorsed by Western Growers Board of Directors in his campaign to succeed Rep. George Radanovich (R-19th Congressional District), who is retiring. Denham has long ties to the fresh produce industry and his family’s container company, Denham Plastics, is a Western Growers member.

Wendy Fink-Weber

IRVINE (October 14, 2010) - The WG Board of Directors has voted to formally endorse Lt. Governor Abel Maldonado’s bid for election to that office. Maldonado, a farmer and WG member, was appointed to the position by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger when it became vacant last year. Maldonado was sworn in as Lt. Governor in April after the state Legislature finally confirmed the appointment. Maldonado faces San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, the Democratic nominee for Lt. Governor.

Wendy Fink-Weber


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