Mayor of Irvine Christina Shea Endorses Greg Raths for Congress

Mayor of Irvine Christina Shea announces her endorsement for Greg Raths for Congress

Upon hearing of this endorsement, Raths was quoted as saying: “I am honored to have received the endorsement from Mayor Christina Shea. Mayor Christina Shea has been an integral part of the Orange County community for decades, and I look forward to continuing our work together to make Orange County a great place to live and raise a family. My twin daughters live and teach in Irvine, and Christina’s support has been very important to my family. When my daughter was sick with breast cancer, the Irvine community rallied around her during her treatments. Thank you to Mayor Shea for your support.”

Christina Shea was first elected to the Irvine City Council in 1992 in a landslide victory. She is passionate about serving her community and was elected Irvine Mayor in 1996 and re-elected in 1998. In 2002, Christina returned to the Irvine City Council and served as a Councilmember until 2010. In 2012, she was once again elected to the City Council where she continues to serve. She was chosen to be the City’s Mayor Pro Tem in 2017 and once again in 2019. Christina was appointed to Mayor by the Irvine City Council on April 3rd, 2019.

Contact: Cole Patterson