Audette gains key endorsement

Tenessa Audette, candidate for Assembly District 1, proudly announces the endorsement of John Knight, who currently serves on the Los Rios Community College District Board of Trustees and formerly on the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors.

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Knight has distinguished himself over the course of his career for his fiscal conservatism and ability to bring community members together to solve problems. Knight stated:

“Tenessa is the solutionary we need representing District 1. We can count on her to ensure that our tax dollars are spent wisely and to stand strong against new taxes. Even more importantly, she has the skills and experience to stand for our conservative principles at the Capitol and to win.”

Audette’s endorsement by Knight  adds to a growing list of influential leaders supporting her, including Senator Shannon Grove, Assemblywoman Marie Waldron, Shasta County Supervisor Mary Rickert, Modoc County Supervisor Geri Bryne, Modoc County Supervisor Ned Coe, El Dorado County Supervisor George Turnboo, Shasta County District Attorney Stephanie Bridgett, retired Shasta County Sheriff Jim Pope, Amador County Sheriff Gary Redman, Redding City Councilwoman Julie Winter, Redding City Councilman Jack Munns, the Placer County Republican Party and the El Dorado County Republican Party.

Audette currently serves as Redding Mayor Pro Tem. Audette is a small business owner, has managed numerous successful campaigns, and is happily married to Jeff Audette. Together, they have three outstanding teenagers — Grace (Kat), Annabelle and Jaxon.

In addition, Audette has four years experience working in the state legislature and has taught constitutional principles to students at the Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry.For more information about Tenessa Audette’s campaign, endorsements, and volunteer opportunities, visit