Champion for Seniors Backs Phlunte’ Riddle for State Senate

first_img More Cool Stuff Government Champion for Seniors Backs Phlunte’ Riddle for State Senate From STAFF REPORTS Published on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 | 12:52 pm faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Make a comment Herbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHere Are Indian Women’s Best Formulas For Eternal BeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyDo You Feel Like Hollywood Celebrities All Look A Bit Similar?HerbeautyHerbeauty First Heatwave Expected Next Week Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy center_img Top of the News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  4 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Local advocate for seniors Margaret Belton, a commissioner for the Los Angeles County Commission for Older Adults*, has endorsed Phlunte’ Riddle for State Senate District 25, announced the Riddle campaign.“Phlunte’ has nearly three decades of experience helping to keep our communities safe,” said Margaret Belton, a commissioner for the Los Angeles County Commission for Older Adults*. “As our next state senator, Phlunte’ would be the most prepared to strengthen protections for seniors and people with disabilities from elder abuse and fraud. We need her public safety leadership in the legislature.”Local enforcement groups, including the Sierra Madre Police Association, Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Police Officer Association, Glendora Police Officer’s Association, Claremont Police Officer’s Association, and Pasadena Police Officer’s Association are supporting also supporting Riddle.Riddle has the backing of the California’s Legislative Women’s Caucus and Legislative Black Caucus, the New Frontier Democratic Club, Foothill Communities Democratic Club of San Bernardino, The Mexican American Bar Association PAC, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, and the National Women’s Political Caucus of California.She’s also picked up major endorsements from Congressmembers Judy Chu and Karen Bass, Assemblymembers Susan Bonilla, Cheryl Brown, Jim Cooper, Cristina Garcia, Chris Holden, Reggie Jones-Sawyer, and Dr. Shirley Weber, Senators Isadore Hall, Hannah-Beth Jackson, Connie Leyva, Carol Liu, and Holly Mitchell, Pasadena Councilmember John Kennedy, and Los Angeles Community College Trustee Sydney Kamlager.Riddle resides in Pasadena with her husband of 37 years and is the mother of three adult sons. Riddle spent nearly 29 years rising through the ranks of the Pasadena Police Department to become the first woman to be permanently assigned as a gang/street narcotics officer and the first African American female sergeant and lieutenant. She retired as a lieutenant, serving as Public Information Officer & Adjutant to the Chief of Police.Riddle is also an adjunct professor at Golden West College and owns a consulting company where she trains executives and helps solve communications challenges in organizations.The 25th State Senate District encompasses the communities of Pasadena, Burbank, Glendale, Bradbury, Claremont, Duarte, Glendora, La Cañada-Flintridge, La Verne, Monrovia, San Dimas, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, Upland, Altadena, La Crescenta, Montrose, Atwater Village, and Sunland-Tujunga.For more information, visit or follow Twitter: @PhlunteRiddle. Community News Business News Subscribe Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more