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6/29: Candidate Education Forum


When We Fight, We Win!


SBLC June 2022 Primary Endorsements

The South Bay AFL-CIO Labor Council has officially endorsed the following candidates for the June 7, 2022, Primary Election:

Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors District 1
DUAL Endorsement: Sylvia Arenas / Claudia Rossi
OPEN Endorsement: Rich Constantine

Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors District 4
Susan Ellenberg

Santa Clara County Assessor
No Action

Santa Clara County District Attorney
OPEN Endorsement: Sajid Khan / Jeff Rosen

Santa Clara County Sheriff
OPEN Endorsement: Kevin Jensen 

San Jose Mayor
Cindy Chavez

San Jose City Council District 1
Rosemary Kamei

San Jose City Council District 3
Omar Torres

San Jose City Council District 5
DUAL Endorsement: Nora Campos / Peter Ortiz 
OPEN Endorsement: Andres Quintero

San Jose City Council District 7
Maya Esparza

San Jose City Council District 9
No Endorsement

Ballot Measures
YES on Measure A: Valley Water Governance Reform
YES on Measure B: San Jose Fair Elections Initiative

San Benito County

San Benito County Board of Supervisors District 1
Elizabeth "Betsy" Dirks

San Benito County Board of Supervisors District 3
Mindy Sotelo

State Assembly

State Assembly District 24
Alex Lee

State Assembly District 25
Ash Kalra

State Assembly District 26
Evan Low

State Assembly District 28
DUAL Endorsement: Gail Pellerin / Rob Rennie

State Assembly District 29
Robert Rivas

State Senate

State Senate District 10
Aisha Wahab

U.S. House of Representatives

Congressional District 16
Anna Eshoo

Congressional District 17
Ro Khanna

Congressional District 18
Zoe Lofgren

Congressional District 19
Jimmy Panetta

State Constitutional Offices

Governor
Gavin Newsom 

Lieutenant Governor
Eleni Kounalakis

Secretary of State 
Shirley Weber 

Attorney General
Rob Bonta

Controller
Malia Cohen 

Treasurer
Fiona Ma 

Insurance Commissioner
Ricardo Lara 

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Tony Thurmond 

Board of Equalization District 1
No Recommendation 

Board of Equalization District 2
DUAL Endorsement: Michela Alioto-Pier / Sally Lieber

Board of Equalization District 3
Tony Vazquez

Board of Equalization District 4
No Recommendation 

U.S. Senate
Alex Padilla

To see the California Labor Federation's complete list of endorsements, please visit: https://calaborfed.org/endorsements-for-the-2022-primary-elections/.

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You're Invited: Election Night Party on Tuesday, June 7th


Get Out The Vote: Join us for the final four days of the June 2022 Primary Election!


The Life and Times of Civil Rights Icon Fred Ross


2022 COPE Event: Thank You!


COPE Interview Schedule

With the New Year upon us, the South Bay Labor Council is gearing up for the June 2022 COPE endorsement process. We will host several rounds of COPE interviews virtually over Zoom this month and next. We ask that delegates mark their calendars and attend the following meetings.

  • Wednesday, February 23rd at 4:00pm

Upon registering for these meetings, you will receive a confirmation email with the link to join the meeting. For questions, please email [email protected]

 

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Phone Bank Opportunity: Help Move SJ's Mayoral Election

On Tuesday, December 14th, the San José City Council will discuss putting a measure on the June 2022 ballot to shift the mayoral election to presidential years. Please sign up for a phone bank shift to help support this change! Phone bank details are below. 

RSVP: https://forms.gle/iEv4Nr5jg7UU3Myw6

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