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Democratic Assemblyman Watt endorses Warren for president

Democratic Senators Speak About Their Legislative Agenda To A Meeting Of Al Sharpton's National Action Network In DC
Posted at 1:52 PM, Oct 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-25 16:52:22-04

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has snapped up another endorsement from a Nevada lawmaker.

Democratic Assemblyman Howard Watts, who represents a Las Vegas district, said in a statement Friday that he wants a president who will help working families, keep public lands publicly held and hold big corporations accountable.

Warren says she's honored to have Watts' support and called him a "fierce advocate" for Nevadans.

The Massachusetts senator has also been endorsed by Democratic Assemblywoman Heidi Swank, along with State Controller Catherine Byrne.