On May 21, vote
Larry Arata, Democrat
for Delaware County Council
Elect a proven leader who can’t be bought
and won’t back down !
After the recent overdose death of his son, Brendan, 23, Larry co-founded the Opioid Crisis Action Network (OCAN) to address this national health emergency by requiring private health insurance companies, Medicare and Medicaid to cover best medical practices.
Sixteen years ago, after a successful 20-year career in software sales, Larry took a $100,000 pay cut and became a public school teacher and coach in Philadelphia. He has been a union member since 2012 and helped organize a union at a charter school 2010-2011.
Larry graduated from Haverford High and Princeton University. In 1997, he founded Citizens for Good Government, which successfully lobbied to preserve open space at the State Hospital site and put the insurance contract out to an open bid. Larry called for the resignation of two corrupt officials and testified at DER hearings against a proposed ash dump at the abandoned quarry off Township Line Road and over-development bordering our water supply, the Springton Reservoir.
Larry lives in Havertown with Heather, his wife of 27 years, and his
Larry's campaign is fueled by small donations. No dark money is welcome. Reject big money in politics and elect a representative of the middle class and the poor who listens and responds to each and every citizen!