Sen. Booker: Jawando “has the passion and the vision to make progressive policies work at the community level”

ROCKVILLE, MD., — The campaign of Will Jawando, Democratic nominee for Montgomery County Council At-Large, announced today the endorsement of U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J.

“I’m proud to endorse my friend Will Jawando in his race for Montgomery County Council At-Large. Will has dedicated his life to public service, including during his service in the White House and Obama administration where he worked to advance equal rights and equal opportunity for all,” Booker said.

“Now, he’s running for County Council to expand promise and opportunity for all of Montgomery County’s residents. Whether it’s improving schools, reducing gun violence, expanding economic development, or improving public transit, Will has the passion and the vision to make progressive policies work at the community level.”

Jawando said of Sen. Booker’s endorsement, “I’m honored to have the support of my friend and one of our nation’s top progressive leaders. Senator Booker is fighting to expand opportunity and equality to everyone who calls our country home. I look forward to doing my part here in Maryland to do the same.”

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