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San Mateo Deputy Mayor Diane Papan Announces Endorsement from Teamsters Local 350

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San Mateo Deputy Mayor Diane Papan Announces Endorsement from Teamsters Local 350

SAN MATEO, CA – Today, San Mateo Deputy Mayor Diane Papan announced her campaign received the endorsement of Sanitary Truck Drivers & Helpers Teamsters Local 350. Teamsters Local 350 is an affiliate of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and represents members in the solid waste division and public sector in San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and San Benito Counties.

“Local 350 is a fighting Local,” said Papan. “Throughout the darkest days of this pandemic, they not only delivered goods, but they delivered hope to so many in need. I am grateful for their support, and will continue to fight for them and all working families when elected to the Assembly.”

Chartered on October 8th, 1936, Sanitary Truck Drivers & Helpers Teamsters Local 350 represents members in the Solid Waste Division and public sector. For more than 80 years, Teamsters Local 350 has been fighting and continues to fight for working-class families.

San Mateo Deputy Mayor Diane Papan is running for the State Assembly to ensure every Californian has access to quality healthcare and mental health services, a path to home ownership, good-paying jobs, and the best schools for their children. Deputy Mayor Papan was first elected to the San Mateo City Council in 2015 and subsequently re-elected in 2020, when she was the top vote-getter in the county.

The newly redrawn 21st Assembly District is replacing the 22nd Assembly District, an open seat being vacated by Assemblymember Kevin Mullin. The new District includes the communities of Burlingame, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Millbrae, Redwood City, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Mateo, and South San Francisco.

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ABOUT DIANE: Diane Papan grew up in San Mateo County and is a long-time civic leader, currently serving as San Mateo City Councilmember. A graduate of UCLA, Papan received her law degree from Hastings Law School. She is also a Director of John’s Closet, a Peninsula nonprofit that has provided new clothes, scholarships, and essential items to over 15,000 school age children and young adults. Diane and her husband Dan are proud parents of daughter Alexa.

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