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Todd Reiners

"...I knew Darrell’s compassion for the poor and the homeless was real..."

Todd reiners

Darrell Steinberg was the first person to greet me at his inaugural volunteer mixer. I had never met Senator Steinberg before but I invited him to join our homeless population for a few days on the streets to learn about the culture of poverty, despair, and hope, that most people never see. Despite his busy schedule, Mr. Steinberg was open to the idea. That meant a lot to me because few politicians would even consider such a proposal.

In that moment, I knew Darrell’s compassion for the poor and the homeless was real. I know that Darrell will not always be there in person on the streets to help the poor and homeless, but he will make sure our City and community will be.

I’m a computer engineer working in health care, but I’ve lived on the streets. Under Darrell’s leadership, I believe that Sacramento will guide the nation in ending suffering for our homeless communities.

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Tre Borden

"Darrell is the only candidate with the experience and ability to bring people to the table who may not see eye to eye in the service of getting things done..." ...read more

Mike Villines

Former Assemblyman and co-recipient of the Profiles in Courage Award along with Darrel Steinberg and two other Legislative Leaders in 2010. ...read more

Merri Lynn Carver

"Darrell’s leadership in standing against bigotry and hatred made an impression on my son that he carries to this day." ...read more

Kendra Macias

"Sacramento’s success is tied to livability—we can’t look past issues of affordable housing or mental health....Darrell addresses those issues." ...read more

Jennifer Fearing

"Darrell Steinberg has an extraordinary record of humane leadership...I support Darrell’s vision for a more humane and compassionate Sacramento and look forward to voting for him as our next mayor." ...read more