2020 Endorsements


Advocacy Groups

  • Everytown for Gun Safety

  • End Citizens United

  • Brady United Against Gun Violence

  • Planned Parenthood Action Fund 

  • Progressive Caucus PAC

  • National Organization of Women Political Action Committee (NOW PAC)

  • Off the Sidelines PAC

  • NARAL Pro-Choice America

  • League of Conservation Voters

  • National Women's Political Caucus

  • Human Rights Campaign


  • New York State United Teachers (NYSUT)

  • United Healthcare Workers East (1199SEIU)

  • Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU)

  • American Federation of Labor and Congress of Organizations (AFL-CIO)

  • New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA)

  • DC 37 Labor Union 

  • Uniformed Fire Officers Association (FDNY-UFOA)

  • Service Employees International Union (32BJ)

  • American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)

  • Uniformed Sanitationmen's Association

  • Communications Workers of America

  • Alliance of South Asian American Labor 

  • Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local Union #1

  •  Local Union #7 (Tile. Marble & Terrazzo) NY-NJ

Elected Officials:

  • Senator Kirstin Gillibrand

  • Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, video

  • House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC)

  • Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez (D-NY)

  • Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA)

  • Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA)

  • Congresswoman Katie Porter (D-CA) 

  • Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-WA)

  • Congressman Gregory Meeks (D-NY)

  • Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY)

  • Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI)

  • NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli

  • NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer

  • Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer

  • Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

  • State Senator Brian Kavanagh, tweet

  • State Senator Liz Krueger, tweet

  • State Senator Brad Hoylman, video

  • State Senator Alessandra Biaggi

  • Assemblyman Dan Quart, video 

  • Assemblyman Harvey Epstein, video

  • Assemblyman Dick Gottfried, video

  • Assemblywoman Deborah Glick, video

  • Assemblywoman Cathy Nolan
  • Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright
  • Assemblywoman Maritza Davila
  • Assemblyman Joe Lentol
  • Assemblywoman Yuh-Line Niou
  • Assemblyman Robert Rodriguez, video
  • City Council Speaker Corey Johnson
  • City Councilman Ben Kallos, video

  • City Councilman Keith Powers

  • City Councilwoman Carlina Rivera

Democratic Clubs:

  • Aldos Democrats

  • Samuel J. Tilden Democrats

  • Eleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club

  • Gramercy Stuyvesant Independent Democrats

  • Grand Street Democrats

  • Taminent Democratic Club

  • Four Freedoms Democratic Club

  • Downtown Independent Democrats

  • Village Independent Democrats

  • Chelsea Reform Democratic Club

  • United Democratic Organization

  • Lambda Independent Democrats

  • Hell's Kitchen Democratic Club 

  • East Harlem Democratic Club

  • East River Democratic Club 

  • Jim Owles Democratic Club

  • Lexington Democratic Club

  • 504 Democratic Club

Local Democratic Leaders:

  • District Leader Caroline Laskow, video

  • District Leader Mike Corbett, video 

  • District Leader John Blasco, video

  • District Leader Jenny Lam-low, video

  • District Leader Aura Olavarria

  • District Leader Daisy Paez

  • District Leader Sandro Sherrod

  • District Leader Skye Ostreicher, AD 73

  • District Leader Sue Moss

  • District Leader Eric Spencer 

  • Charles Sturken, President, Tilden Democratic Club

  • Ahsia Badi, Past President, Tilden Democratic Club, video in both English and Urdu 

  • Russell Squire, President, Lexington Democratic Club

  • Peter Borock, Immediate Past President, Lexington Democratic Club

  • Hon. Conrad Foa, NYS Democratic Committeeman

  • Matthew Walsh, Executive Vice President of the Lexington Democratic Club

  • Keith Wright, New York County Democratic Committee Chair, video

Leaders, Activists, Constituents & Community Groups

  • Saundrea Coleman, Activist & Organizer and one of the Co-Founders of the Holmes-Isaacs Coalition

  • Gloria Steinem, Journalist, Activist & Feminist

  • Donna Lent, President, National Women's Political Caucus

  • Alyssa Milano, Activist & Actress

  • April Simpson, President, Queensbridge Tenants Association

  • Patient Advocate Peter Morley, video.

  • Teacher & activist Briget Rein, video

  • Former Speaker Christine Quinn, video
  • Indivisible UES

  • Constituent, Haina Just-Michael, video

  • Diego de la Vega, DREAMer, video

  • Constituent, Dr. Theresa Marko, video

  • Josh Weinstein, CannaGather, video

With more on the way...

Last updated 6/24/2020


Recommended by Sunrise Movement NYC Hub as one of the "best progressives" to vote for, in their 2020 voter guide. Recommendations


Advocacy Grades

Rated #1 Leader in Congress by Govtrack (2020)

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 100%

NARAL Pro-Choice America: 100%

League of Conservation Voters: 100%

Human Rights Campaign: 100%


National Cannabis Industry Association: 100%

AFL-CIO: 97%

Alliance for Retired Americans: 100%