2016 Endorsements


The Seattle Times

The Stranger


Elected Officials

Senator Patty Murray

Senator Maria Cantwell

Congressman Rick Larsen

Congressman Derek Kilmer

Congressman Jim McDermott

Congressman Adam Smith

Congressman Denny Heck

Governor Jay Inslee

King County Executive Dow Constantine

King County Councilmember Rod Dembowski

King County Sheriff John Urquhart

Snohomish County Councilmember Terry Ryan

Snohomish County Councilmember Hans Dunshee

State Senator Marko Liias (21st LD)

State Senator Kevin Ranker (40th LD)

State Senator David Frockt (46th LD)

State Senator Cyrus Habib (48th LD)

State Rep. Derek Stanford (1st LD)

State Rep. Kris Lytton (40th LD)

State Rep. John Lovick (44th LD)

State Rep. Roger Goodman (45th LD)

Arlington Mayor Barb Tolbert

Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin

Duvall City Councilmember Amy Ockerlander

Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson

Kirkland City Councilmember Dave Asher

Monroe School Board Member Nancy Truitt Pierce

Redmond Mayor John Marchione

Redmond City Councilmember John Stilin

Snohomish Mayor Karen Guzak

Woodinville Mayor Bernie Talmas

Woodinville City Councilmember Susan Boundy-Sanders


Civic Organizations

J Street

League of Conservation Voters Action Fund

NARAL Pro-Choice America

National Organization of Women

National Women’s Political Caucus

Ocean Champions

OneAmerica Votes

Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Population Connection Action Fund

Retired Public Employees Council of Washington

Sierra Club


Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Delta Council 54

Bellingham/Whatcom County IAFF Local 106

International Association of Machinists 751

The International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 302

International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT)

National Education Association

Pacific Northwest Iron Workers

Service Employees International Union (SEIU)

Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Union-Transportation Division (SMART-TD)

Snohomish County Labor Council

United Association Local 26 Plumbers and Pipefitters

Washington & Northern Idaho District Council of Laborers

Washington State Building & Construction Trades Council

Washington Council of Police & Sheriffs (WACOPS)


Local Democratic Party Organizations

1st Legislative District Democrats

5th Legislative District Democrats

10th Legislative District Democrats

39th Legislative District Democrats

40th Legislative District Democrats

42nd Legislative District Democrats

44th Legislative District Democrats

45th Legislative District Democrats

46th Legislative District Democrats

48th Legislative District Democrats

King County Democrats

King County Young Democrats

Metropolitan Democratic Club of Seattle

Snohomish County Democrats

Snohomish County Young Democrats

Skagit County Democrats

Whatcom County Democratic Women’s Club

Whatcom County Democrats

Whatcom County Young Democrats

Young Democrats of Washington