BRISTOL, PA – Today, Kennedy Democrats PAC announced its endorsement of Johanny Cepeda-Freytiz for Pennsylvania State Representative. Cepeda-Freytiz is running in the new Assembly District 129 in Berks County and centered in Reading, where she currently serves as President of the City Council. 

“Johanny is the right choice for Pennsylvania Assembly – she’s a successful entrepreneur, civil servant, and a tireless advocate for the people of Reading,” said Patrick J. Murphy, co-founder of Kennedy Democrats and former Army Under Secretary and member of Congress. “Folks in Reading can rest assured that if they send Johanny to Harrisburg, she will continue to fight for their needs and be an excellent representative.” 

Cepeda-Freytiz is a first generation American, entrepreneur, and leader in the city of Reading. She has earned accolades for her business savvy and currently serves as President of the Reading City Council.

Kennedy Democrats is a Pennsylvania State Political Action Committee devoted to electing a new generation of Pennsylvanians outside of Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. In 2019,  80-percent of the organization’s endorsed candidates won their competitive races, helping to flip five counties in the state blue. Kennedy Democrats is now focused on flipping the Pennsylvania House and Senate.