LAGUNA BEACH – Dr. Hans Keirstead kicks off 2018 with an influential labor endorsement from the Teamsters Joint Council #42, a powerhouse for workers’ rights.
“I am excited to announce the Teamsters endorsement of Dr. Hans Keirstead for Congress. Hans is an accomplished scientist and medical professional who has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of so many people,” said Randy Cammack, President of the Teamsters Joint Council #42
“As Teamsters, we represent hard-working men and women who are concerned about their healthcare, good-paying jobs, and education. Hans is the experienced, compassionate and dedicated public servant they need to fight for them in Congress. The Teamsters are proud to stand with Dr. Hans Keirstead,” Cammack added.
The Teamsters Joint Council #42 represents more than 250,000 workers in California, Nevada, and Hawaii. Nationwide, they represent nearly 2 million workers.The Teamsters have been fighting for workers rights for more than 120 years and have been a driving force in creating and supporting America’s middle class.
Dr. Hans Keirstead: A husband, father, scientist and Orange County business leader, Dr. Hans Keirstead is one of the world’s leading innovators in stem cell research and medical treatments. Hans has led therapy breakthroughs for late-stage cancers, multiple sclerosis, ALS, rheumatoid arthritis, spinal cord injury, and retinal diseases. Hans has launched multiple successful medical research companies in Orange County and is currently CEO at AIVITA Biomedical, where he is focusing on developing a cancer treatment that is proving to be the most effective treatment for cancer that has ever reached the final phases of clinical trials.
CA-48: Cook Political Report recently upgraded CA-48 from “Lean Republican” to “Toss Up” citing Dr. Hans Keirstead’s candidacy and Dana Rohrabacher’s vulnerability.