Local 2850 Endorsements – November 2016

We’ve all heard a lot about the presidential election – but there are crucial races here in our own cities. Here are Local 2850’s endorsements for candidates and ballot measures that will protect good jobs and affordable housing in the Bay Area.

Oakland

At large: Rebecca Kaplan
District 1: Dan Kalb

District 3: Lynnette McElhaney
District 5: Noel Gallo
Yes on Measure JJ — renter protection
Berkeley
Mayor: Kriss Worthington and Jesse Arreguin (ranked choice, in either order)
District 3: Ben Bartlett
Emeryville
City Council (at-large, vote for all 3)
John Bauters
Ally Medina
Christian Patz
San Leandro
District 2: Bryan Azevedo
Alameda
City Council at-large: Malia Vella

Richmond
City Council (at-large, vote for both)
Melvin Willis
Ben Choi
Yes on Measure L — rent control and just cause eviction protections
Concord
City Council (at-large, vote for both)
Edi Birsan
Pablo Benavente
Petaluma
City Council at-large: Bill Wolpert
Napa
City Council (at-large, vote for both)
Scott Sedgley
Mary Luros