Endorsements: June 2016 primary election

City Democratic Club endorsements: June 2016 primary election

About 40 voting members participated in our endorsement meeting last Thursday evening on March 31. Lots of energized members and friends in the room, with speeches advocating candidates for offices ranging from POTUS to DCCC.

The ballots have been counted, and the City Democratic Club announces its endorsements for the June 2016 primary election. Congratulations to all:

FEDERAL RACES

President: Hillary Clinton

US Senate: Kamala Harris

US House of Representatives: D12- Nancy Pelosi, D14- Jackie Speier

STATE OFFICE AND MEASURES

CA Senate D11: Scott Wiener

CA Prop 50: Yes

LOCAL OFFICES:

Superior Court Judge: No Endorsement

Club bylaws require a 60% majority to endorse. No candidate reached this threshold.

DCCC AD17

Joshua Arce, London Breed, Malia Cohen, Zoe Dunning, Shaun Haines, Tom Hsieh, Gary McCoy, Leah Pimental, Rebecca Prozan, Alix Rosenthal, Arlo Smith, Frances Tsang, Scott Wiener, Jill Wynns

DCCC AD19

Kat Anderson, Keith Baraka, Joel Engardio, Mark Farrell, Tom A. Hsieh, Mary Jung, Trevor McNeil, Emily Murase, Rachel Norton, Marjan Philhour

REGIONAL PROPOSITION

Prop AA: Yes

LOCAL PROPOSITIONS

Prop A: Yes
Prop B: Yes
Prop C: Yes
Prop D: Yes
Prop E: Yes

Other business

We also voted on club officers and are pleased to welcome Kat Anderson as our newly elected club president! Congratulations as well to all winning officers.

Kat Anderson, president
Michael Ho, 1st vice-president
(open seat), 2nd vice-president
Steve la Plante, treasurer
Michelle Parker, recording secretary
Clay Harrell, corresponding secretary
Michael Breyer, member-at-large
Heidi Machen, member-at-large

As we welcome officers for 2016, we also say goodbye to outgoing president, Mike Ho, and outgoing 2nd vice-president, Jim Reilly. Thank you both for your years of outstanding leadership and service to the club.