Modoc County Sheriff endorses Audette

Modoc County Sheriff William “Tex” Dowdy, a respected leader in law enforcement, has endorsed Tenessa Audette for State Assembly District One. Dowdy emphasizes Audette’s proven ability to be a good steward of taxpayer money and lead with transparency and accountability.

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“I am confident in Tenessa Audette’s ability to prioritize fiscal responsibility and ensure transparency and accountability in government,” said Dowdy. “As a seasoned leader in law enforcement, I recognize the importance of responsible management of taxpayer dollars. Tenessa’s commitment to these principles will serve our rural communities well.”

Audette, mayor of the city of Redding and a solutionary with extensive experience in local and state government, is honored to receive Dowdy’s endorsement. With a background in political science and a track record of effective leadership, Audette is prepared to bring positive change to California.

“Sheriff Dowdy’s endorsement underscores the need for effective and ethical conservtive leadership in Sacramento,” Audette said. “Together, we’ll prioritize public safety, economic prosperity, and ensure our communities thrive.”

Dowdy’s endorsement adds to a growing list of influential leaders and organizations supporting her campaign for Assembly, including former Acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell, Senator Shannon Grove, Assemblywoman Marie Waldron, Shasta County Supervisor Mary Rickert, Modoc County Supervisor Geri Byrne, Modoc County Supervisor Ned Coe, Plumas County Supervisor Kevin Goss, El Dorado County Supervisor George Turnboo, Sierra County Supervisor Sharon Dryden, Siskiyou County Supervisor Ray Haupt, Shasta County District Attorney Stephanie Bridgett, retired Shasta County Sheriff Jim Pope, Amador County Sheriff Gary Redman, Redding Vice Mayor Julie Winter, Redding Mayor Pro Tem Jack Munns, Los Rios Community College District Trustee John Knight, the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, California Women’s Leadership Association Political Action Committee, California Rifle and Pistol Association,  Reform California, the El Dorado County Republican Party, the Nevada County Republican Party, and the Placer County Republican Party.

Audette’s campaign focuses on empowering people, promoting conservative values, and fostering accountability in government. With endorsements like Dowdy’s, she continues to gain momentum and support across District 1.

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