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Angelique Ashby Declares Victory in Senate District 8 Race

Angelique Ashby Declares Victory in Senate District 8 Race

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby’s campaign declared victory in the Senate District 8 race, after former California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones conceded: “For over a decade, I have fought hard for Sacramento …

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Angelique Ashby Declares Victory in Senate District 8 Race

Angelique Ashby Declares Victory in Senate District 8 Race

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby’s campaign declared victory in the Senate District 8 race, after former California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones conceded: “For over a decade, I have fought hard for Sacramento …

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Angelique Ashby Releases Statement on Election Night Results

Angelique Ashby Releases Statement on Election Night Results

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby released the following statement following the first night of returns in the November 8, 2022 General Election: “There are many votes yet to be counted and we …

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Ashby for Senate Campaign Releases Latest Television Ad

Ashby for Senate Campaign Releases Latest Television Ad

SACRAMENTO – Today, the Angelique Ashby for Senate campaign unveiled its latest television ad, “My Story.” The ad, which can be seen here and below, hit Sacramento region airwaves over the weekend …

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Secretary of State Dr. Shirley Weber Endorses Angelique Ashby for Senate

Secretary of State Dr. Shirley Weber Endorses Angelique Ashby for Senate

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby announced that California Secretary of State Dr. Shirley Weber has endorsed her candidacy for State Senate. “Angelique Ashby has proven she has what it takes to tackle …

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California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce PAC Endorses Angelique Ashby

California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce PAC Endorses Angelique Ashby

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby announced that the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce Political Action Committee (CHCC-PAC) has endorsed her candidacy for State Senate District 8. The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce …

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Former Governor Jerry Brown Endorses Angelique Ashby for Senate

Former Governor Jerry Brown Endorses Angelique Ashby for Senate

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby announced that former California Governor Jerry Brown has endorsed her candidacy for State Senate. “Angelique Ashby knows how to balance a budget and get things done,” said …

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Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis Endorses Angelique Ashby for State Senate

Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis Endorses Angelique Ashby for State Senate

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby announced that Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis has endorsed her campaign for State Senate District 8. “I am proud to support Angelique Ashby because she will be a …

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KCRA 3: Gov. Newsom endorses Angelique Ashby for State Senate District 8 race

KCRA 3: Gov. Newsom endorses Angelique Ashby for State Senate District 8 race

Angelique Ashby announced on social media Monday that she was being endorsed by Gov. Gavin Newson for the State Senate District 8 race. The governor noted that if she wins, the Sacramento city …

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Governor Gavin Newsom Endorses Angelique Ashby for State Senate

Governor Gavin Newsom Endorses Angelique Ashby for State Senate

SACRAMENTO – Today, Angelique Ashby announced that Governor Gavin Newsom has endorsed her candidacy for State Senate District 8. “Angelique Ashby is the fighter the Sacramento region deserves and the partner I …

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CalMatters: Will women rule in the 2022 California election?

CalMatters: Will women rule in the 2022 California election?

For Ashby, it’s also personal: Her story of putting herself through college and law school while a single mom has been her calling card since first running for Sacramento City Council in 2010.      

“If you needed a reminder, you got one today. Women are still marginalized and easily dismissed,” she said in a statement on the ballot designation decision. “But I refuse to accept that as our fate. Let this be a rallying cry. Elect more women.”

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