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April 4, 2017 — Local Elections
United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 34

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Sandra Mendoza

Educator/Public Administrator
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Work ardently to protect healthcare for all.
  • Fight for immigrant rights, assist in keeping families together and help push an immigration reform forward.
  • Protect our environment, be an outspoken advocate against a climate change denying administration.



Profession:Public (sector) Administrator / Educator
Intergovernmental Relations and Public Affairs Administrator, City of LA (2009–current)
Committee, Public Member, State Bar of CA, Committee of Bar Examiners — Appointed position (2009–2013)
Boardmember, Pico Union Neighborhood Council — Elected position (2001–2005)


USC Sol Price School of Public Policy Completing MPA, Master of Public Administration (current)


My life is based on hard working values instilled in me by my family. I put myself through community college all the way to grad school. I work in public administration and have dedicated countless hours to the education remaining involved in education, and helping our youth. I am a former community, political and labor organizer.

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $17,575

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Sandra Mendoza
Employees of Sanchez Meat Market
Employees of The Fitting Room
Employees of Con Sabor Restaurant
Employees of Juanita M. Vigil
Employees of Teagle Optometry

More information about contributions

By State:

California 90.86%
District of Columbia 4.06%
Florida 2.54%
Virginia 2.54%

By Size:

Large contributions (89.90%)
Small contributions (10.10%)

By Type:

From organizations (2.54%)
From individuals (97.46%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

I am democrat at heart, not a party hack. I am a democrat because I believe on the values of the party platform to help working families, the marginilized, to protect our environment, and work with the labor movement to improve quality of living standards.

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