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Los Angeles County Democratic Party — Democratic PartyCandidate for County Central Committee, Assembly District 66

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Nichelle M. Henderson

13,105 votes (9.8%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Educate and engage Democratic voters to increase the number of progressive, civic-minded, women elected to local and state positions.
  • Increase funding for public education to support teachers and improve the academic progress of children of color.
  • Protect women's reproductive rights and improve the quality of our land, air and water.



Faculty, CSU/Cal State Teach (2013–current)
Middle School Teacher, Compton Unified School District (2003–2010)


Cal State University, Los Angeles Bachelor of Arts, Liberal Studies (current)
Chapman University Master of Arts, Education; Elementary Teaching (current)

Community Activities

President, A Need of Own, Inc (2016–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • New Frontier Democratic Club

Organizations (1)

  • Gardena Valley Democratic Club

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

I believe that educated voters are engaged voters. It is the responsibility of those holding elected/public office to ensure that the grassroots constituency make informed decisions when voting.

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