California Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) has added his name to a growing list of endorsements of state Sen.
"Ted's smarts, skills, tenacity and record make him the best choice for Congress," Pérez said in a statement released by the Lieu campaign Friday.
Lieu and former L.A. City Controller
Greuel and Lieu have been battling for advantage since jumping into the race last week on the heels of Waxman's announcement.
Both campaigns have been rolling out endorsements. Greuel's include Atty. General
Lieu's include more than 25 elected officials and civc leaders; among them are Democratic Reps.