November 2018 Voter Guide

We support progressive initiatives and leaders that address the urgent concerns of our community. The candidates and ballot measures below are the best choices for working people, and we urge you to vote by mail or find your polling location and vote at the ballot box on November 6th.


US Senate
Kevin De Leon
Congressional District 25
Katie Hill
Congressional District 27
Judy Chu
Congressional District 28
Adam Schiff
Congressional District 29
Tony Cardenas
Congressional District 30
Brad Sherman
Congressional District 32
Grace Napolitano
Congressional District 33
Ted Lieu
Congressional District 34
Jimmy Gomez
Congressional District 35
Norma Torres
Congressional District 37
Karen Bass
Congressional District 38
Linda Sanchez
Congressional District 39
Gil Cisneros
Congressional District 40
Lucille Roybal-Allard
Congressional District 43
Maxine Waters
Congressional District 44
Nanette Barragan
Congressional District 47
Alan Lowenthal

State Constitutional Offices

Gavin Newsom
Lieutenant Governor
Ed Hernandez
Secretary of State
Alex Padilla
Attorney General
Xavier Becerra
Betty Yee
Fiona Ma
Insurance Commissioner
Ricardo Lara
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Tony Thurmond

Statewide Office

State Senate District 18
Bob Hertzberg
State Senate District 20
Connie Leyva
State Senate District 22
Mike Eng
State Senate District 24
Maria Elena Durazo
State Senate District 26
Ben Allen
State Senate District 30
Holly Mitchell
State Senate District 32
Bob Archuleta
California Assembly District 36
No Endorsement
California Assembly District 39
Luz Rivas
California Assembly District 41
Chris Holden
California Assembly District 43
Laura Friedman
California Assembly District 44
Jacqui Irwin
California Assembly District 45
Jesse Gabriel
California Assembly District 46
Adrin Nazarian
California Assembly District 48
No Endorsement
California Assembly District 49
Ed Chau
California Assembly District 51
Wendy Carrillo
California Assembly District 52
Freddie Rodriguez
California Assembly District 53
Miguel Santiago
California Assembly District 54
Sydney Kamlager
California Assembly District 55
Greg Fritchle
California Assembly District 57
Ian Calderon
California Assembly District 58
No Endorsement
California Assembly District 59
Reggie Jones-Sawyer
California Assembly District 62
Autumn Burke
California Assembly District 63
Anthony Rendon
California Assembly District 64
Mike Gipson
California Assembly District 66
Al Muratsuchi
California Assembly District 70
Patrick O’Donnell
Board of Equalization:
District 1
Tom Hallinan
Board of Equalization:
District 3
Tony Vazquez

County of Los Angeles

Board of Supervisors – 1st District
Hilda Solis
Board of Supervisors – 3rd District
Sheila Kuehl
Los Angeles County Sheriff
Alex Villanueva
Jeffrey Prang
Superior Court #4
A. Veronica Sauceda
Superior Court #16
Sydne Jane Michel
Superior Court #20
Mary Ann Escalante
Superior Court #60
Tony Cho
Superior Court #67
Lucy Armendariz
Superior Court #146
Armando Duron
Superior Court #113
Javier Perez
Superior Court #118
David Diamond
Superior Court # 126
Ken Fuller
Superior Court #71
Danielle R.A. Gibbons


City Council District 5
Adele Andrade-Stadler


City Council
Victor Manalo
Ali Sajjad Taj
Melissa Ramoso


Azusa Unified School District Board
Xilonin Cruz Gonzalez
Paul Naccachian

Baldwin Park

Cruz Baca

City Council
Paul Hernandez


City Council
Louie Diaz


City Council
Chris Hernandez
Baru Sanchez

Downey Unified School District

Area 3
Carlos Avalos


City Council
Bryan Urias

City of El Monte

Andre Quintero
City Council
Maria Morales
City Clerk
Cathi Eredia
Viviana Longoria
School District Board
Roberto Cruz
Elizabeth Rivas
Lisette Mendez

El Rancho Unified School District

Board Member
Leanne Ibarra

Hacienda Heights/La Puente Unified School District

Board Member
Anthony Duarte

Hawaiian Gardens

City Council
Jesse Alvarado
Monica Rodriquez


City Council
Angie English
Alex Monteiro

La Puente

City Council
Charlie Klinakis
Valerie Munoz


City Council
Pat Kearney


Lynwood Unified School District Board
Alfonso Morales
Alma Delia-Renteria


City Council
Eddie De La Riva
Ricardo Lara
Heber Marquez


Montebello Unified School District Board
Marisol Uribe

Mountain View

School District Board
Penny Vasquez
Veronica Sifuentes

Rio Hondo College Board of Trustees

Area 1
Norma Garcia
Area 3
Rosaelva Lomeli
Area 5
Dylan Logas

City of San Fernando

Council Member
Antonio Lopez

Santa Monica

City Council
Kevin McKeown
Sue Himmelrich
Greg Morena

Santa Monica College

Board of Trustees
Nancy Greenstein
Louise Jaffe
Patrick Acosta

Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District

Board Member
Laurie Lieberman
Oscar Delatorre
Craig Foster
Richard Tahvildaran

Torrance Unified School District

Board Member
Jeremy Gerson

Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District

Division 5
Jennifer Santana

San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District

Division 5
Diana Williams

City of Palmdale

Steve Hofbauer
4th Council District
Juan Carrillo
Palmdale School District Board
Nancy Smith
Ralph Velador

Palmdale Water District

Division 5
Vincent Dino

Division 2
Don Wilson

Pico Rivera

City Council
Andre Martinez
Gustavo Camacho

South Whittier School District

Board Member
Carlos Penilla

West Covina

City Council 4th District
James Toma

California Ballot Initiatives

YES on Prop 1
Veterans and Affordable Housing Bond Act
YES on Prop 2
No Place Like Home Act
YES on Prop 3
Fund Projects for Water Supply
Prop 4 – No Recommendation
Construction at Children’s Hospital
NO on Prop 5
Home Owners to Transfer Property Tax
NO on Prop 6
Eliminates Road Repair & Transportation Funding
Prop 7 – No Recommendation
Daylight savings
YES on Prop 8
Regulation of Dialysis Clinics
YES on Prop 10
Rent Control. Local Authority.
NO on Prop 11
Ambulance Workers On-Call During Breaks
YES on Prop 12
Standards for Confinement of Farm Animals

Local Ballot Measures

Los Angeles County
Measure W – Yes
City of Long Beach
Measure WW – Yes
City of Lawndale
Measure L – Yes
Burbank School District
Measure QS – Yes
City of Covina
Measure CC- Yes
Antelope Valley Health Care District
Measure H – Yes
City of Los Angeles
Charter Amendment E – Yes
Charter Amendment EE – Yes