Marco Perez Thanks Voters In District 2

Monday, August 10, 2020

I am deeply honored and humbled by the response and support I received from District 2 voters. In the last few years we have made great advances in education and we are ready to continue on this path forward.

As I’ve spoken with hundreds of parents, teachers and students their top concern is the change to education in this coming year. I am excited to work together in support of our teachers and schools. I am committed to serve this community over the next four years so that our public schools can continue to offer an excellent education to all of our students.

There are so many people involved in a campaign, and I am deeply grateful for all of you. A special thanks to my family who sacrificed significantly this summer, and my campaign manager who kept us on message. 

We have a challenging year ahead of us, and as a community we will need to put every effort in helping our students, teachers and schools be successful. The campaign is over and the hard work begins.

Thank you.
Marco Perez


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