Endorsements

"Incumbent Lan Diep's experience, his support for Mayor Sam Liccardo's agenda and his ability to balance the needs of the district's and businesses set him apart from his challengers. Voters should reelect him in 2020"

Mayor Sam Liccardo

"Lan Diep has been a strong voice for District 4 and our entire city. I know we can count on him to support good jobs, housing solutions, better services and a safer, stronger San Jose. I strongly endorse his re-election in 2020."

Vice Mayor Chappie Jones

Councilmember Dev Davis

Councilmember Pam Foley

"In my short time on the City Council I have found Lan to be thoughtful, open to new ideas, hardworking and prepared. It is clear that he is working hard to fairly and honestly represent his residents and the city of San Jose as a whole. I am proud to endorse him and support him 110%."

Councilmember Johnny Khamis

"Lan represents his district well. His work to understand and articulate his position on issues affecting our community is a blessing to have on council."

Malia Cohen, Chair of the California State Board of Equalization

Richard Claspill, Vice President of the Berryessa Union School Board

Former San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed

"Lan has the experience, the creativity and the compassion needed to figure out how to deal with difficult issues, like homelessness, public safety, and traffic, when there is not enough money to go around.  Lan will always put the interests of the residents and taxpayers ahead of special interest groups."

Former San Jose Vice Mayor Rose Herrera

Former Vice Mayor Patricia Sausedo

“Lan is the most qualified candidate running in District 4. He works hard to find balanced, fact-based solutions to complex issues as he strives to make San Jose the best it can before families and local business.”

Former California Assemblyman Jim Cunneen

"Lan is one of those rare public servants who cares about getting the job done right before worrying about the politics. Independent, smart and effective."

Robert Varich, Trustee, Campbell Union High School District

Carl Guardino, CEO of Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Bob Kieve, President of Empire Broadcasting Corp and former speechwriter to President Eisenhower