Endorsements

The Alameda County Democratic Party endorsed the following candidates and measures for the November 4, 2014 local election. These are the only official Democratic Party local endorsements in Alameda County and have been made under authority granted to the local Democratic Party by the California Democratic Party.

Make sure to click through the "Local Measures" tab for more endorsements.

2014 Local Elections, November 4, 2014

U.S. Congress Dist. 13 - Hon. Barbara Lee
U.S. Congress Dist. 15 - Hon. Eric Swalwell
U.S. Congress Dist. 17 - Hon. Mike Honda

Governor - Hon. Edmund G. “Jerry” Brown
Lt. Governor - Hon. Gavin Newsom
Secretary of State - Hon. Alex Padilla
Controller - Hon. Betty Yee
Attorney General - Hon. Kamala Harris
State Treasurer - Hon. John Chiang
Insurance Commissioner - Hon. Dave Jones
State Superintendent of Public Instruction - Hon. Tom Torlakson
Board of Equalization Dist. 2 - Hon. Fiona Ma

State Senate Dist. 10 - Hon. Bob Wieckowski
State Assembly Dist. 15 - Elizabeth Echols
State Assembly Dist. 16 - Hon. Tim Sbranti
State Assembly Dist. 18 - Hon. Rob Bonta
State Assembly Dist. 20 - Hon. Bill Quirk
State Assembly Dist. 25 - Hon. Kansen Chu

Alameda County Superintendent of Schools - Karen Monroe

Alameda Mayor - Hon. Marie L. Gilmore
Alameda Councilmember - Hon. Stewart Chen, Jim Oddie
Berkeley Auditor - Hon. Ann-Marie Hogan
Berkeley Councilmember - District 4, Hon. Jesse Arreguin; District 8, Lori Droste
Berkeley Rent Stab. Bd. Comm. - James Chang, Paola Laverde-Levine
Dublin Mayor - Kasie Hildenbrand
Dublin Councilmember - Hon. Don Biddle, Hon. Abe Gupta
Emeryville Councilmember - Scott Donahue, Dianne Martinez
Fremont Councilmember - Hon. Raj Salwan, David Bonaccorsi
Livermore Mayor - Hon. John Marchand
Newark Mayor - Hon. Alan Nagy
Newark Councilmember - Mike Bucci, Francisco Preciado
Oakland Auditor - Brenda Roberts
Oakland Councilmember - District 2, Hon. Abel Guillen; District 4, Hon. Anne Campbell Washington
Pleasanton Councilmember - Olivia Sanwong
San Leandro Mayor - Hon. Pauline Russo Cutter
San Leandro Councilmember - District 3, Victor Aguilar; District 5, Hon. Corina Lopez
Union City Councilmember - Hon. Emily Duncan, Hon. Pat D. Gacoscos, Kashmir Singh Shahi

Chabot-Las Positas CCD Trustee - Area 2, Hon. Isobel F. Dvorsky
Ohlone CCD Trustee - Area 1, Hon. Vivien Larsen; Area 2, Janet Giovannini-Hill; Area 2 (short term), Hon. Ishan Shah
Peralta CCD Trustee - Area 3, Hon. Linda L. Handy; Area 5, Hon. William Riley

Alameda USD Director - Hon. Michael McMahon, Solana Henneberry
Berkeley USD Director - Hon. Joshua Daniels, Hon. Karen Hemphill, Hon. Julie Sinai
Castro Valley USD Director - Hon. Janice Friesen, Hon. Gary Howard
Dublin USD Director - Hon. Megan Rouse
Emery USD Director - Hon. John Affeldt, Hon. Miguel Dwin, Hon. Christian Patz
Fremont USD Director - Dax Choksi, Moina Shaiq
Hayward USD Director - Hon. Lisa G. Brunner, Hon. William L. McGee
New Haven USD Director - Hon. Sarabjit Kaur Cheema, Lance Nishihira
Newark USD Director - Hon. Nancy Thomas, Christopher Wecks
Oakland USD Director - District 2, Aimee Eng; District. 4, Karl Debro; District 6, Shanthi Gonzales
Pleasanton USD Director - Hon. Jeff Bowser, Hon. Joan Laursen
San Leandro USD Director - District 2, Lance James; District 4 - Leo Sheridan; At-Large (short term), Evelyn Gonzalez
San Lorenzo USD Director - Janet Zamudio, Steven Kirk

A.C. Transit District Director - Ward 3, Hon. Elsa Ortiz; Ward 4, Hon. Mark Williams; Ward 5, Kewal Singh
Alameda County Water District Director - Hon. Paul Sethy
BART Director - District 4, Hon. Lena Tam
Castro Valley San District Director - John Maher
City of Alameda Healthcare District Director - Hon. Tracy Jensen, Jim Meyers
East Bay MUD Director - Ward 3, Marguerite Young; Ward 4, Hon. Andy Katz
East Bay Reg. Park District Director - Ward 3, Hon. Dennis Waespi; Ward 5, Hon. Ayn Wieskamp
Hayward Area Recreation & Park District Director - Hon. Paul Hodges, Jr.
Oro Loma Sanitary District Director - Shelia Young

2014 Local Elections, November 4, 2014

Measure I Alameda USD School Renovation & Construction Bond YES
Measure LL Albany USD Temporary Parcel Tax for Education YES
Measure K Emery USD Education Parcel Tax Renewal YES
Measure L Hayward USD School Modernization & Renovation Bond YES
Measure M New Haven USD School Facilities Bond YES
Measure N Oakland USD Temporary Parcel Tax for Education YES
Measure BB Alameda County Transportation Sales Tax YES
Measure D City of Berkeley Sugary Drinks Tax YES
Measure F City of Berkeley Community Parks Tax Amendment YES
Measure O City of Berkeley Conform City Charter to Elections Code YES
Measure P City of Berkeley Constitution Amendment Advisory Measure YES
Measure Q City of Berkeley Part-Time Work Advisory Measure YES
Measure R City of Berkeley Downtown Plan Amendments NO
Measure S City of Berkeley City Council District Boundaries YES
Measure T City of Dublin Doolan Canyon Annexation NO
Measure U City of Emeryville Adopt City Charter YES
Measure V City of Emeryville Real Property Transfer Tax YES
Measure W City of Livermore Restrict Mayor & Council Compensation YES
Measure X City of Livermore Restrict Mayor & Council Health Benefits YES
Measure Y City of Newark Extend & Reduce Rate of Utility Users Tax YES
Measure Z City of Oakland Extend Public Safety Parking & Parcel Tax YES
Measure CC City of Oakland Public Ethics Comm. Charter Amendment YES
Measure DD City of Oakland Redistricting Comm. Charter Amendment YES
Measure EE City of Oakland Retirement System Charter Amendment YES
Measure FF City of Oakland Establish Minimum Wage YES
Measure GG City of Piedmont Election Date Charter Amendment YES
Measure HH City of San Leandro Extend Local Services Sales Tax YES
Measure II City of San Leandro Vice Mayor Election Charter Amendment YES
Measure JJ City of Union City Extend Essential Services Sales Tax YES
Measure KK City of Union City Hillside & General Plan Amendments YES