2016 Endorsements


The BDC 2016 Endorsements

The Berkeley Democratic Club made the following endorsements at its September 1st and 6th meetings:

Mayor

Laurie Capitelli

 

City Council District 2

Darryl Moore

 

City Council District 3

Deborah Matthews

 

City Council District 5

Stephen Murphy

 

District Council District 6

Susan Wengraf

 

School Board

Judy Appel

Beatriz Leyva-Cutler

 

Rent Board

Christina Murphy

Judy J. Hunt

Nate Wollman

 

Measure E1

(Berkeley Schools Excellence Program Tax Renewal)

YES

 

AC Transit At Large

Chris Peoples

 

BART Board District 7

Rebecca Saltzman

 

BART Board District 3

(No Endorsement)

 

Peralta College Board

Karen Weinstein

 

Superior Court Judge

Scott Jackson

 

BART Bond Measure RR

YES

 

Measure T1

(Infrastructure Bond)

YES

 

 Measure U1

(Rental Unit Tax – City Sponsored)

(No Endorsement)

 

Measure V1

(GANN Appropriation)

YES

 

Measure W1

(Citizen Redistricting)

YES

 

Measure X1

(Public Campaign Finance

(No Endorsement)

 

Measure Y1

(Youth Voting)

YES

 

Measure Z1

(Low Income Housing)

YES

 

Measure BB

(Minimum Wage – City Sponsored)

NO

 

Measure CC 

(Minimum Wage – Initiative)

NO

 

Measure DD

(Rental Unit Tax – Initiative)

(No endorsement)

 

Measure A1

(County Affordable Housing Bond)

YES

 

Measure C1

(AC Transit Parcel tax Renewal)

YES

 

 


 

BDC 2016 Primary Endorsements

The Berkeley Democratic Club’s Endorsements were made at the Club’s March 2016 meeting. In order for a candidate to get the BDC endorsement, they must receive 60% of the votes cast by the membership.

 Alameda Superior Court Judge Seat #14  
Margaret Fujioka

 

State Assembly

Nancy Skinner

 

Central Committee

Ces Rosales

David Shiver

Karen Weinstein

Elizabeth Echols

 

Measure AA – Restore the Bay

Yes