2022 Endorsements

    These are the candidates endorsed by the 34th District Democrats as of September 14, 2022.

    EndorsementsAt our monthly meetings, the members of the 34th hold candidate forums and panels on current issues facing our community. As election time nears we deliberate and make informed choices as to which candidates and ballot measures should receive our endorsement and contributions.

    Our meetings are public and we welcome you to join us every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM. Currently all meetings are held virtually via Zoom. View our meetings on Youtube.

    Read the Tally Committee Report from June 8 endorsements meeting.

    Our Precinct Committee Officers (PCOs) knock on your door to encourage you to make your voice heard with your vote. Your participation has never mattered more. Please be a part of the democratic process by returning your Primary ballot by August 2nd and your General Election ballot by November 2nd. We hope you’ll find this endorsement guide useful as you fill out your ballot.

    US Senate

    Patty Murray

    WA Secretary of State

    Steve Hobbs

    US House of Representatives

    Pramila Jayapal

    WA Senate

    Joe Nguyen

    WA House of Representatives, position 1

    Emily Alvarado and Leah Griffin (dual endorsement)

    WA House of Representatives, position 2

    Joe Fitzgibbon

    King County Prosecutor

    Leesa Manion

    WA State Supreme Court Justice

    Mary Yu, position 1

    Barbara Madsen, position 5

    G. Helen Whitener, position 6

    King County Superior Court

    Kristin Ballinger, position 2

    SW Electoral District Judge

    Brian Todd, position 1

    Andrea Jarmon, position 2

    W Electoral District Judge

    Lisa Paglisotti, position 1

    Kuljinder Dhillon, position 2

    Rebecca Robertson, position 3

    City of Seattle, Municipal Court Judge

    Catherine McDowall, position 1

    Adam Eisenberg and Pooja Vaddadi, position 3 (dual endorsement)

    Willie Gregory, position 5

    Faye Chess, position 6

    Damon Shadid, position 7

    Ballot Initiatives

    King County Prop 1 – the Conservation Futures Levy

    Seattle Prop 1B – Rank Choice Voting (Primary)

    Prop 1 – Highline Schools Bond