Stockton, CA. – Jose Hernandez, former astronaut and candidate for CD 10, has announced his endorsement of Stockton City Councilmember Susan Talamantes Eggman in her bid for Assembly.
“I’m supporting Susan because of her hard work and dedication for the residents of Stockton as a member of the City Council,” said Hernandez. “I know she will continue to work for a better community and will continue her fight for San Joaquin County in the State Assembly.”
Hernandez is a Central Valley native who graduated from Franklin High School and received a Bachelor’s Degree in engineering from University of the Pacific. He was a crewmember on the space shuttle in 2009.
“I’m proud to have Jose’s endorsement,” said Eggman. “He is a true leader and inspiration to many in our community.”
Hernandez joins a growing list of local elected officials, educators and area residents supporting Eggman. For a full list of supporters visit http://susaneggman.com/endorsements.htm.