The two Republican candidates for the open 5th State Senate District seat that includes Lodi and Galt have announced new endorsements.
Assemblyman Bill Berryhill of Stockton has been endorsed by California Republican Party chairman Tom Del Beccaro and the Stanislaus County Republican Central Committee.
Meanwhile, San Joaquin County Supervisor Leroy Ornellas of Tracy has been endorsed by the San Joaquin County Republican Party.
Democrat Cathleen Galgiani of Livingston is also running for the Senate seat.
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