Assemblymember Medina Statement on the Passing of Jesus Cardenas

For immediate release:

RIVERSIDE - Assemblymember Jose Medina (D-Riverside) released the following statement today regarding the passing of Jesus Cardenas:

"I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Jesus Cardenas, the founder and owner of Cardenas Markets. Mr. Cardenas came from modest beginnings and through his hard work, went on to achieve huge recognition in the community as a successful Latino business owner. His family will carry on his memory through their continued participation in the community. My thoughts and prayers are with his friends and family at this time. I will ask my colleagues in the Assembly to join me in adjourning in his memory."