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November 8, 2022, Endorsements

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General Election Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

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Special Retired Member Election for CalPERS Board

CalPERS members (excluding survivors and beneficiaries) retired as of July 1, 2022, can vote in this election. Voting will be open from August 26 until September 26. Will update with run-off election information when we receive!!

Ballot Measure Initiatives

Proposition 1: Provides a state constitutional right to reproductive freedom, including the right to an abortion.

Recommendation: Yes

Prop 26: Legalizes sports betting at American Indian gaming casinos and licensed racetracks.

Recommendation: None (neutral)

Proposition 27: Legalizes mobile sports betting and dedicates revenue to the California Solutions to Homelessness and Mental Health Support.

Recommendation: None (neutral)

Proposition 28: Provides additional funding for K-12 art and music education.

Recommendation: Yes

Proposition 29: Enacts staffing requirements, reporting requirements, ownership disclosure, and closing requirements for dialysis clinics.

Recommendation: Yes

Proposition 31: Banning Flavored Tobacco Products

Recommendation: Yes

Endorsed Candidates & Incumbents

Yvonne Walker Portrait

Yvonne Walker

CAlpers – special retiree Election
Special Retired Member Election – CalPERS members (excluding survivors and beneficiaries) retired as of July 1, 2022 can vote in this election. Voting will be open from August 26 until September 26. Will update with run-off election information when we receive!!

Constitutional Officers

Gavin Newsom Portrait

Gavin Newsom

Eleni Kounalakis Portrait

Eleni Kounalakis

lieutenant governor
Rob Bonta Portrait

Rob Bonta

Attoryney General
Malia Cohen Portrait

Malia Cohen

State Controller
Ricardo Lara Portrait

Ricardo Lara

Insurance Commissioner
Shirley Weber Portrait

Shirley Weber

Secretary of State
Tony Thurmond Portrait

Tony Thurmond

Superintendent of PUblic Instruction
Fiona Ma Portrait

Fiona Ma

State Treasurer

State Assembly

Jim Wood Portrait

Jim Wood

Assembly District 2
Cecilia Aguiar-Curry Portrait

Cecilia Aguiar-Curry

Assembly district 4
Kevin McCarty Portrait

Kevin McCarty

assembly district 6
Ken Cooley Portrait

Ken Cooley

Assembly district 7
Eric Guerra Portrait

Eric Guerra

Assembly District 10
Sara Aminzadeh Portrait

Sara Aminzadeh

Assembly District 12
Carlos Villapudua Portrait

Carlos Villapudua

assembly district 13
Buffy Wicks Portrait

Buffy Wicks

Assembly District 14
Tim Grayson Portrait

Tim Grayson

Assembly district 15
Rebecca Bauer-Kahan Portrait

Rebecca Bauer-Kahan

assembly district 16
Matt Haney Portrait

Matt Haney

Assembly DisTrict 17
Mia Bonta Portrait

Mia Bonta

assembly district 18
Phil Ting Portrait

Phil Ting

assembly district 19
Liz Ortega Portrait

Liz Ortega

Assembly District 20
Portrait of Jessica Self

Jessica Self

Assembly District 22
Marc Berman Portrait

Marc Berman

Assembly District 23
Alex Lee Portrait

Alex Lee

Assembly District 24
Ash Kalra Portrait

Ash Kalra

Assembly district 25
Evan Low Portrait

Evan Low

assembly district 26
Esmeralda Soria Portrait

Esmeralda Soria

assembly district 27
Gail Pellerin Portrait

Gail Pellerin

Assembly district 28
Robert Rivas Portrait

Robert Rivas

Assembly district 29
Dawn Addis Headshot

Dawn Addis

Assembly District 30
Joaquin Arambula Portrait

Joaquin Arambula

Assembly district 31
Leticia Perez Portrait

Leticia Perez

Assembly District 35
Eduardo Garcia Portrait

Eduardo Garcia

assembly district 36
Gregg Hart Portrait

Gregg Hart

assembly district 37
Steve Bennett Portrait

Steve Bennett

Assembly district 38
Juan Carrillo Portrait

Juan Carrillo

Assembly District 39
Pilar Schiavo Portrait

Pilar Schiavo

Assembly District 40
Chris Holden Portrait

Chris Holden

assembly district 41
Jacqui Irwin Portrait

Jacqui Irwin

assembly district 42
Luz Rivas Portrait

Luz Rivas

assembly district 43

Laura Friedman

assembly district 44
James Ramos Portrait

James Ramos

assembly district 45
Jesse Gabriel Portrait

Jesse Gabriel

assembly district 46
Christy Holstege Portrait

Christy Holstege

Assembly District 47
Mike Fong Portrait

Mike Fong

assembly district 49
Eloise Gomez Reyes Portrait

Eloise Gomez-Reyes

Assembly District 50
Rick Chavez Zbur Portrait

Rick Chavez Zbur

Assembly district 51
Wendy Carrillo Portrait

Wendy Carrillo

Assembly District 52
Freddie Rodriguez Portrait

Freddie Rodriguez

assembly district 53
Miguel Santiago Portrait

Miguel Santiago

assembly district 54
Isaac Bryan Portrait

Isaac Bryan

assembly District 55
Lisa Calderon Portrait

Lisa Calderon

assembly district 56
Reggie Jones-Sawyer Portrait

Reggie Jones-Sawyer

assembly district 57
Portrait of Sabrina Cervantes

Sabrina Cervantes

assembly district 58
Phillip Chen Portrait

Phillip Chen

assembly District 59
Tina McKinnor Portrait

Tina McKinnor

Assembly District 61
Anthony Rendon Portrait

Anthony Rendon

assembly district 62
Fauzia Rizvi Portrait

Fauzia Rizvi

assembly district 63
Blanca Pacheco Portrait

Blanca Pacheco

Assembly District 64
Mike Gipson Portrait

Mike Gipson

Assembly District 65
Al Muratsuchi Portrait

Al Muratsuchi

Assembly district 66
Sharon Quirk-Silva Portrait

Sharon Quirk-Silva

assembly district 67
Josh Lowenthal Portrait

Josh Lowenthal

Assembly district 69
Diedre Thu-Ha Nguyen Portrait

Diedre Thu-Ha Nguyen

assembly district 70
Cottie Petrie-Norris Portrait

Cottie Petrie-Norris

assembly district 73
Chris Duncan Portrait

Chris Duncan

assembly district 74
Brian Maienschein Portrait

Brian Maienschein

Assembly district 76
Tasha Boerner-Horvath Portrait

Tasha Boerner Horvath

Assembly district 77
Chris Ward Portrait

Chris Ward

assembly district 78
Portrait of Dr. Akilah Weber

Akilah Weber

assembly district 79
Georgette Gomez Portrait

Georgette Bradford

Assembly District 80
Dual Endorsement
David Alvarez Portrait

David Alvarez

Assembly District 80
Dual Endorsement

State Senate

Mike McGuire Portrait

Mike McGuire

Senate District 2
Bill Dodd Portrait

Bill Dodd

Senate district 3
Tim Robertson Portrait

Tim Robertson

Senate District 4
Susan Eggman Portrait

Susan Talamantes Eggman

senate district 5
Paula Villescaz Portrait

Paula Villescaz

SEnate District 6
Dave Jones Portrait

Dave Jones

Senate District 8
Nancy Skinner Portrait

Nancy Skinner

senate district 9
Aisha Wahab Portrait

Aisha Wahab

Senate District 10
Scott Wiener Portrait

Scott Wiener

Senate district 11
Josh Becker Portrait

Josh Becker

senate District 13
Anna Caballero Portrait

Anna Caballero

Senate District 14
Dave Cortese Portrait

Dave Cortese

senate district 15
Melissa Hurtado Portrait

Melissa Hurtado

Senate District 16
John Laird Portrait

John Laird

senate district 17
Monique Limon Portrait

Monique Limon

senate district 19
Caroline Menjivar Portrait

Caroline Menjivar

Senate district 20
Maria Elena Durazo Portrait

Maria Elena Durazo

senate district 24
Anthony Portantino Portrait

Anthony Portantino

Senate district 25
Ben Allen Portrait

Ben Allen

senate district 26
Lola Smallwood-Cuevas Portrait

Lola Smallwood-Cuevas

Senate district 28
Josh Newman Portrait

Josh Newman

Senate district 29

Richard Roth

Senate District 31
Bob Archuleta Portrait

Bob Archuleta

senate district 32
Lena Gonzalez Portrait

Lena Gonzalez

Senate district 33
Tom Umberg Portrait

Tom Umberg

senate district 34
Steven Bradford Portrait

Steven Bradford

senate district 35
Dave Min Portrait

Dave Min

senate district 37
Catherine Blakespear Portrait

Catherine Blakespear

Senate district 38
Toni Atkins Portrait

Toni Atkins

senate district 39
Joseph Rocha Portrait

Joseph Rocha

Senate District 40

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