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Subject :Inglewood Mayor Roosevelt F. Dorn Honored As Democrat of the Year
Contact :Mayor Roosevelt Dorn    (310) 412-5300

INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA – Inglewood Mayor Roosevelt F. Dorn was honored by the Los Angeles County Democratic Party as a recipient of their prestigious 2006 Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Democrat of the Year Award.  Dorn was selected as the awardee within the 51st Assembly District.

“I am honored to receive an outstanding award that reflects the values and traditions inspired by the great work of President and Mrs. Roosevelt,” said Dorn.  “The development of social equality and economic opportunities for all Americans was an important byproduct of the Roosevelt’s lifelong service to the nation.  I am proud of the opportunity afforded me in the city of Inglewood to carryon the legacy established by Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and am humbled to receive this award.”

The Democrat of the Year Award is given annually by the Los Angeles County Democratic Party and celebrates individuals who reflect the progressive diversity of the Party and who also exemplify leadership symbolic of the proud tradition of the Democrat Party.