Next Up Endorses Young Progressive Candidates

PFAW’s Next Up Victory Fund is helping progressive candidates win state and local races across the country with the goal of turning states blue and building a deep bench of progressive candidates The Next Up Victory Fund supports young candidates who reflect the progressive movement and will be champions of our values for years to come.

Learn more about our candidates in:
Arizona | California | Delaware | District of Columbia | Florida
Georgia | Illinois | Kansas | Maryland | Michigan
Minnesota | New York | North Carolina |Ohio | Pennsylvania
Tennessee |TexasWashington | West Virginia | Wisconsin

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2020 Endorsements

 

Arizona

Casey Clowes
Casey Clowes
Tempe City Council, At-Large, AZ
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Laura Conover
Laura Conover
Pima County Attorney, AZ
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Consuelo Hernandez
Consuelo Hernandez
Pima County Supervisor, District 5, AZ
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Jevin Hodge
Jevin Hodge
Maricopa County Board of Supervisors, District 1, AZ
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Whitney Walker
Maricopa County Board of Supervisors, District 3, AZ
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California

Emilio Huerta
Emilio Huerta

Kern County Supervisor, District 4, CA
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Elizabeth Romero
Elizabeth Romero
State Senate District 28, CA
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Michael Tubbs
Michael Tubbs
Mayor of Stockton, CA
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Katie Valenzuela
Katie Valenzuela
Sacramento City Council, District 4, CA
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Delaware

Sarah McBride
Sarah McBride
Delaware State Senate, District 1, DE
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District of Columbia

Markus Batchelor
Markus Batchelor
DC Council At-Large, DC
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Florida

David Arreola
David Arreola
Gainesville City Commissioner, District 3, FL
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Alex Barrio
Florida House District 43
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Andrew Darling
Orange County Sheriff
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Anna Eskamani
Florida House District 47
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Dotie Joseph
Florida House District 108
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Joe Kimok
Florida State Attorney, 17th Judicial Circuit
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Nancy Metayer
Coral Springs Commissioner, District 3 FL
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Shevrin Jones
Florida Senate District 35
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Sybrina Fulton
DeKalb County Commission Super, District 6, GA
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Monique Worrell
Orange County State Attorney
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Clovis Watson, Jr.
Alachua County Sheriff
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Georgia

Ted Terry
Ted Terry
DeKalb County Commission Super, District 6, GA
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Illinois

Michael Crowner
Michael Crowner
Illinois State Senate District 49, IL
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Kansas


Lindsay Vaughn
Kansas House District 22
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Kentucky


Christian Motley
Lexington City Council District 8, KY
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Maryland

Raaheela Ahmed
Raaheela Ahmed
Prince George’s County School Board, District 5, MD
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Brandon Scott
Brandon Scott

Mayor of Baltimore, MD
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Massachusetts


Nichole Mossalam
House District 35
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Michigan

 

Kyra Bolden
Kyra Bolden

Michigan State House District 35
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Domonique Clemons

Genesee County Commissioner, District 4, MI
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Alex Garza

Michigan House, District 12
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Justin Hodge

Washtenaw County Commissioner, District 5, MI
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Brendan Johnson
Brendan Johnson

Michigan State House District 45
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Jewell Jones
Jewell Jones
Michigan State House District 11
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Mari Manoogian
Michigan House District 40
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Karen McDonald
Karen McDonald
Oakland County Prosecutor, MI
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Jason Morgan
Jason Morgan

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners, District 8
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Meredith Place
Kalamazoo County Clerk, MI
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Chokwe Pitchford

Michigan House, District 79
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Eli Savit
Eli Savit
Washtenaw County Prosecutor, MI
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Minnesota

Sydney Jordan
Sydney Jordan

Minnesota House, District 60A
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New York

Sam Fein
Sam Fein
New York House, District 108
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Seph Murtagh
Seph Murtagh

New York House, District 125
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North Carolina

Dimple Ajmera
Dimple Ajmera

North Carolina State Treasurer
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Chaz Beasley
Chaz Beasley
North Carolina Lieutenant Governor
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Jenna Wadsworth
Jenna Wadsworth
North Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture
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Ohio

Laurel Johnson
Laurel Johnson

Ohio State House, District 3
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Morgan Showen
Morgan Showen
Ohio State House, District 54
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Zach Stepp
Zach Stepp
Ohio State House, District 55
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Oklahoma


Greg Robinson
Mayor of Tulsa
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Pennsylvania

Jessica Benham
Jessica Benham

Pennsylvania State House, District 36
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Amanda Cappelletti
Amanda Cappelletti
Pennsylvania State Senate, District 17
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Sarah Innamorato
Sara Innamorato

Pennsylvania State House, District 21
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Emily Kinkead
Emily Kinkead
Pennsylvania State House, District 20
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Summer Lee
Summer Lee

Pennsylvania State House, District 34
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Tennessee

Gabby Salinas
Gabby Salinas
Tennessee State House District 97
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Texas

Elias Diaz
Elias Diaz
Eagle Pass City Council, Place 2, TX
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Jose Garza
José Garza
Travis County District Attorney, TX
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Eric Holguin
Eric Holguin
Texas State House, District 32
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Natali Hurtado
Natali Hurtado
Texas State House, District 126
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Kendric Jones
Kendric Jones
Waller County Commissioner, Precinct 3, TX
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Eliz Markowitz

Texas State House, District 28
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Rish Oberoi
Rish Oberoi
Texas State House, District 26
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Clayton Tucker
Clayton Tucker
Texas Senate, District 24
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Washington


Sharlett Mena

Washington House, District 29, Position 2
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West Virginia


Stephen Smith

WV Governor
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Wisconsin

Marina Dimitrijevic
Marina Dimitrijevic

Milwaukee Common Council District 14, WI
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Kalan Haywood
Kalan Haywood

Wisconsin State House District 16
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Chris Larson

Milwaukee County Executive, WI
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Jacob Malinowski
Jacob Malinowski

Wisconsin State House District 82
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