2020 Endorsement List

Publications
The San Diego Union-Tribune

Organizations

California Democratic Party

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
California Young Democrats
Council for a Livable World (CLW)
Democracy For America
Democratic Club of Carlsbad and Oceanside (DEMCCO)
Democratic Club of Vista
Democratic Conservation Alliance
Democratic Woman’s Club of San Diego County
Democratic Women of South Orange County (DWSOC)
Encinitas and North Coast Democratic Club
End Citizens United
Engage San Diego Action Fund
Equality California (EQCA)
Heart of LA Democratic Club
Humane Society Legislative Fund
Indivisible 49
Jewish Democratic Council of America
Latino Victory Fund (LVF)
Latinx Young Democrats of Orange County
League of Conservation Voters (LCV)
Martin Luther King Jr. Democratic Club of San Diego
Mexican American Business and Professional Association (MABPA)
NARAL Pro-Choice America
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
National Organization for Women (NOW)
North County Young Democrats (NCYD)
OC Veterans Democratic Club
Planned Parenthood Action Fund
Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC)
Rancho Santa Fe Democratic Club
San Diego County Democrats for Environmental Action
San Diego Democrats for Equality
Sierra Club
South Orange County Democratic Club
Stonewall Democratic Club
Take Action Group Indivisible Del Mar
Torrey Pines Democratic Club
UCSD College Democrats
University City Democratic Club
Veterans Democratic Club of San Diego County
Women for American Values and Ethics (WAVE)

Labor

Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Council 57
Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU), Local 1277
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)
California Federation of Teachers (CFT)
California Labor Federation (CLF)
California School Employees Association (CSEA)
California State Association of Letter Carriers
Carlsbad Police Officers Association (CPOA)
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW)
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 441
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 569
International Longshore & Warehouse Southern California District Council (ILWU)
International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots PCF
Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA)
National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)
National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW)
Oceanside Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 3736
Orange County Employees Association (OCEA)
Orange County Labor Federation – Endorsement Recommendation
Orange County Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 3631
Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC)
San Diego County Building & Construction Trades Council
San Diego & Imperial Counties Labor Council  – Endorsement Recommendation
San Diego Police Officers Association (SDPOA)
SEIU California
SEIU Local 221
Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters
Transport Workers Union of America (TWU)
UNITE HERE Local 30
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters, Local 230 (UA)
United Auto Workers (UAW)
United Farm Workers (UFW)

Local Elected Officials

Tasha Boerner Horvath, California State Assemblymember
Jewel Edson, Mayor of Solana Beach
Lee Haydu, Former Mayor of Del Mar
Terry Gaasterland, Deputy Mayor of Del Mar
Dave Druker, Del Mar City Councilmember
Dwight Worden, Del Mar City Councilmember
Priya Bhat-Patel, Carlsbad City Councilmember
Cori Schumacher, Carlsbad City Councilmember
Debra Lewis, Dana Point City Councilmember
Sergio Farias, San Juan Capistrano City Councilmember
Esther Sanchez, Oceanside City Councilmember
Chris Ward, San Diego City Councilmember
Amy Hanacek, Capistrano Unified School Board Member
Kathy Rallings, Carlsbad Unified School Board Member
Cipriano Vargas, Vista Unified School District Trustee
Henry Abarbanel, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board Member

2018 Endorsement List

Publications
The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego CityBeat

Organizations

California Democratic Party

American Association for Justice (AAJ)
Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV)
Coalition to Stop Gun Violence
Congressional Hispanic Caucus (BOLD PAC)
Congressional Progressive Caucus PAC
Council for a Livable World (CLW)
Democracy for America (DFA)
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC)
Democratic Conservation Alliance
Democratic Women of South Orange County
End Citizens United
Equality California (EQCA)
Everytown for Gun Safety
Giffords: Courage to Fight Gun Violence
Human Rights Campaign (HRC)
Humane Society Legislative Fund
League of Conservation Voters (LCV)
NARAL Pro-Choice America
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Onward Together
Planned Parenthood Action Fund
Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC)
Sierra Club
South Orange County Democratic Club
Take Action Group Indivisible Del Mar
Women for American Values and Ethics (WAVE)

Labor

AFSCME California
Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA)
Amalgamated Transit Union
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)
American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
American Medical Association (AMA)
American Nurses Association (ANA)
American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
California Labor Federation (CLF)
California Teachers Association (CTA)
Communication Workers of America (CWA)
International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF)
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW)
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 569
International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), Locals 13, 63, and 94
International Union of Operating Engineers
Ironworkers, Local 229
Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA)
National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU)
National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW)
Oceanside Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 3736
Orange County Employees Association (OCEA)
SEIU California
Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters
Teamsters Joint Council 42
The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE)
Transport Workers of America (TWU)
UNITE HERE, Local 30
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters, Locals 230 & 582 (UA)
United Auto Workers (UAW)
United Farm Workers (UFW)
United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW)

Elected Officials

Barack Obama, Former US President
Dianne Feinstein, US Senator
Kamala Harris, US Senator
Elizabeth Warren, US Senator
Barbara Boxer, Former US Senator
Nanette Barragán, US Congressmember
Earl Blumenauer, US Congressmember
Susan Davis, US Congressmember
Jimmy Gomez, US Congressmember
Ted Lieu, US Congressmember
Alan Lowenthal, US Congressmember
Scott Peters, US Congressmember
Adam Schiff, US Congressmember
Brad Sherman, US Congressmember
Eric Swalwell, US Congressmember
Mark Takano, US Congressmember
Gavin Newsom, California Lieutenant Governor
Betty Yee, California State Controller
Fiona Ma, Board Member, California Board of Equalization
Sheila Kuehl, Los Angeles County Supervisor
Toni Atkins, President Pro Tem, California State Senate
Ben Allen, California State Senator
Kevin de Leon, California State Senator
Henry Stern, California State Senator
Laura Friedman, California State Assemblymember
Tom Daly, California State Assemblymember
Patrick O’Donnell, California State Assemblymember
Dwight Worden, Mayor of Del Mar
Lee Haydu, Former Mayor of Del Mar
Catherine Blakespear, Mayor of Encinitas
Eric Garcetti, Mayor of Los Angeles
Toni Iseman, Mayor of Laguna Beach
Robert Garcia, Mayor of Long Beach
Sergio Farias, Mayor of San Juan Capistrano
Miguel Pulido, Mayor of Santa Ana
Ali Sajjad Taj, Artesia City Councilmember
Cori Schumacher, Carlsbad City Councilmember
Debra Lewis, Dana Point City Councilmember
Tasha Boerner Horvath, Encinitas City Councilmember
Alejandra Sotelo-Solis, National City City Councilmember
Barbara Bry, San Diego City Councilmember
Georgette Gomez, San Diego City Councilmember
Chris Ward, San Diego City Councilmember
Amy Hanacek, Capistrano Unified School Board Member
Kathy Rallings, Carlsbad Unified School Board Vice President
Bernie Rhinerson, Executive Vice President and Board of Trustees, San Diego Community College District
Cipriano Vargas, Vista Unified School District Trustee
Bill Fischer, MiraCosta College Board Trustee
Rich Lieb, Solana Beach School Board Member
Henry Abarbanel, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board Member