SF Endorsements

Endorsements for the February, 2022 election

Note: we're still missing endorsements for a few organizations (Sierra Club, Green Party (SF), SF Labor Council, SEIU 1021, SPUR (Planning / Urban Research Association), League of Women Voters of SF, Tech Workers Voter Guide, SF Young Democrats, SF Young Republicans, Noe Valley Democratic Club, and Home Sharers Democratic Club) who had endorsed in the past. If they've released endorsements, email Peter and we'll add them!
Organizations whose websites explain the reasoning behind their endorsements are highlighted in gray with an info icon.

Special elections

OrganizationState Assembly District 17Assessor-Recorder
David Campos
David Campos
David Campos
Matt Haney
Bilal Mahmood
Bilal MahmoodJoaquin Torres
Matt Haney
David CamposJoaquin Torres
Joaquin Torres
David CamposJoaquin Torres
Joaquin Torres
Joaquin Torres
Bilal Mahmood
Matt Haney
Joaquin Torres
Joaquin Torres
David CamposJoaquin Torres
David CamposJoaquin Torres
Matt Haney
Bilal Mahmood
Joaquin Torres
Bilal Mahmood
Bilal MahmoodJoaquin Torres
Matt Haney
Bilal MahmoodJoaquin Torres

San Francisco ballot measures and propositions (recalls)

Organization
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YesYes
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No
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About the endorsers

Organization and linkDescription
SF BerniecratsGroup founded by Bernie Sanders supporters from the 2016 election to support a populist, progressive movement on the Left
SF Tenants UnionNon-profit that advocates for and educates renters and tenants on their rights
SF League of Pissed Off VotersA group of political enthusiasts formed with the goal of building a progressive majority in San Francisco government
SF League of Conservation VotersNon-profit that seeks to protect and improve the local environment, including public transit, public spaces, natural resources, and sustainability
YIMBY ActionPro-housing advocates trying to increase supply of housing and bring down cost of living
SF Women's Political CommitteeLargest women's organization in SF that promotes women in leadership, gender parity, and women's issues
SF Bicycle CoalitionBicycle education and advocacy group that aims to make San Francisco a more bicycle-friendly city
SF Republican PartyLocal branch of the Republican Party, the more conservative/right-leaning of the two major US parties
District 11 Democratic ClubDemocratic Party club representing SF District 11, covering Excelsior, Ocean View, Ingleside, and Visitacion Valley
Potrero Hill Democratic ClubDemocratic Party club founded in 2007 representing Potrero Hill
Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic ClubDemocratic Party club that supports LGBTQ and progressive issues and people of marginalized backgrounds
United Democratic ClubDemocratic Party club founded in 2016 that represents a diverse group of Democrats advancing goals of social justice, protecting the vulnerable, and providing economic opportunity for all
Democratic Party (SF)Local branch of the Democratic Party, the dominant party in San Francisco and the more liberal/left-leaning of the two major US parties
Ed M. Lee Asian Pacific Democratic ClubDemocratic Party club that hopes to engage Asian Pacific Islanders (API) and support API leaders
Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic ClubFirst LGBT-centered Democratic Party club in the country; advocates for LGBT issues and candidates
Bernal Heights Democratic ClubDemocratic Club founded in 1988 in the Bernal Heights neighborhood of San Francisco
San Francisco Bay GuardianOnline-only newspaper that reports and promotes left-wing, progressive issues
Chinese American Democratic ClubDemocratic Club established in 1958 that advances causes of the Chinese American community
San Francisco ChronicleMajor San Francisco Bay Area daily newspaper with the largest average daily circulation
Eastern Neighborhoods Democratic ClubDemocratic Club established by certain residents of eastern SF -- Districts 3, 6, and 10 (North Beach through FiDi/SOMA, Potrero, and Bayview/Hunters Point)
San Francisco ExaminerFree San Francisco daily newspaper published since 1863
SF Housing Action CoalitionPro-housing organization advocating for building new well-designed, well-located housing at all levels of affordability
GrowSFGroup of volunteers who want San Francisco to invest in growth, with focus on more housing, better transit, and reducing homelessness