Endorsements

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2022 Endorsed Candidates

+ indicates LGBTQ+

* indicates Incumbent

^ indicates Pick-up Opportunity

 

For June 2022:

CA US Senate - Alex Padilla* (Vote TWICE in June, both primary and special election)

 

U.S. House CA-23 - Derek Marshall+^ 

U.S. House CA-26 - Julia Brownley*

U.S. House CA-27 - Christy Smith^

U.S. House CA-28 - Judy Chu* 

U.S. House CA-29 - Tony Cardenas* 

U.S. House CA-30 - Adam Schiff*

U.S. House CA-31 - Grace Napolitano* 

U.S. House CA-32 - Brad Sherman*

U.S. House CA-34 - Jimmy Gomez*

U.S. House CA-35 - Norma Torres*

U.S. House CA-36 - Ted Lieu* 

U.S. House CA-37 - No Consensus

U.S. House CA-38 - Linda Sánchez* 

U.S. House CA-39 - Mark Takano*+

U.S. House CA-41 - Will Rollins+  

U.S. House CA-42 - Robert Garcia+  

U.S. House CA-43 - Maxine Waters* 

U.S. House CA-44 - Nanette Barragán* 

U.S. House CA-45 - Jay Chen

U.S. House CA-47 - Katie Porter*

U.S. House CA-49 - Mike Levin* 

 

CA Governor - Gavin Newsom*

CA Lt Governor - Eleni Kounalakis*

CA Secretary of State - Dr. Shirley N. Weber*

CA Attorney General - Rob Bonta*

CA Insurance Commissioner - Ricardo Lara*+

CA State Treasurer - Fiona Ma*

CA State Controller - Ron Galperin

CA Superintendent of Public Instruction - Tony Thurmond*

 

State Senate District 20 - Caroline Menjivar+  

State Senate District 22 - Susan Rubio*

State Senate District 24 - Ben Allen*

State Senate District 26 - Maria Elena Durazo*

State Senate District 28 - Lola Smallwood-Cuevas  

State Senate District 30 - Henry Bouchot  

 

Assembly District 20 - Jennifer Esteen, RN+  

Assembly District 21 - James H Coleman+  

Assembly District 28 - Joe Thompson+

Assembly District 30 - John Drake+  

Assembly District 39 - Andrea Rosenthal  

Assembly District 40 - Pilar Schiavo^ 

Assembly District 43 - Luz Rivas*

Assembly District 44 - Laura Friedman*

Assembly District 46 - Jesse Gabriel*

Assembly District 48 - Blanca Rubio*

Assembly District 49 - Mike Fong*

Assembly District 51 - Rick Chavez Zbur+  

Assembly District 52 - No Consensus

Assembly District 53 - Freddie Rodriguez*

Assembly District 54 - Miguel Santiago*

Assembly District 55 - Isaac Bryan*

Assembly District 56 - Lisa Calderon*

Assembly District 57 - Reggie Jones Sawyer*

Assembly District 62 - Anthony Rendon*

Assembly District 64 - Elizabeth Alcantar  

Assembly District 65 - No Consensus

Assembly District 66 - Al Muratsuchi*

 

LA County Assessor - Jeff Prang*+

LA County Sheriff - Eric Strong  

LA County Supervisor 1 - Hilda Solis

LA County Supervisor 3 - Lindsey Horvath  

 

LA County Superior Court Judge

Seat 3: Tim Reuben 

Seat 60 - Sharon Ransom

Seat 67 - Elizabeth Lashley-Haynes

Seat 70 - Holly Hancock

Seat 90 - Melissa Lyons

Seat 118 - Klint McKay

Seat 151 - Patrick Hare

Seat 156 - Carol Elswick*

 

LA Mayor - Karen Bass  

LA City Attorney - No Consensus

LA City Controller - No Consensus

LA City Council 1 - No Consensus

LA City Council 3 - Bob Blumenfield*

LA City Council 5 - No Consensus

LA City Council 7 - Monica Rodriguez*

LA City Council 9 - Curren Price*

LA City Council 11 - No Consensus (Previously endorsed Mike Bonin*+, who withdrew on 1/26/22)

LA City Council 13 - Mitch O’Farrell*+

LA City Council 15 - Tim McOsker

 

LA Unified School District 2 - Dr. Rocío Rivas

LA Unified School District 4 - Nick Melvoin*

LA Unified School District 6 - Kelly Gonez*

 

Long Beach Mayor - Rex Richardson

Long Beach City Council 1 - No consensus

Long Beach City Council 5 - Megan Kerr^

Long Beach City Council 9 - Dr. Joni Ricks-Oddie

Long Beach Prosecutor - No consensus

 

Beverly Hills City Council - No Endorsement

Glendale City Council - Dan Brotman* and Elen Asatryan

Glendale USB B - Ingrid Gunnell

Pasadena City Council 7 - Jason Lyon+  

Pasadena City College Board of Trustees, Area 7 - Alton Wang+

William S. Hart Union School Board - Andrew Taban+  

Arizona House Legislative District 5 - Brianna Westbrook+  

GA House of Representatives HD 90 - Stewart Parnacott+  

Orange County Assessor - Rick Foster+^  

Orange County District Attorney - Pete Hardin^ 


For November 2022:

West District Waterboard - Scott Houston*+

William S. Hart Union School Board - Andrew Taban+