RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA - Monday, June 28, 2010 - Jesse Petrilla, candidate for Rancho Santa Margarita City Council, today announced the endorsement of California State Assemblyman Chuck DeVore.
“I’m honored to have the support of Chuck DeVore. He shares my deep concern for our future, and has been a tireless fighter for the taxpayers of California,” Petrilla said. “He will be an asset to my campaign, and I welcome him to my team.”
“Jesse Petrilla’s public service is motivated by a deep love of country and an abiding drive to do the right thing,” DeVore said.
DeVore currently represents the CA 70th Assembly District, which includes a half-million people in Orange County. He serves as the Vice Chairman of the Assembly Committee on Revenue and Taxation, the Veterans Affairs Committee, and the Joint Legislative Audit Committee.
DeVore is a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army retired Reserve, and was elected to the State Assembly in 2004 and reelected in 2006 and in 2008.