2022 Endorsements


We seek to grow the community involvement in the Democratic Party by driving the values inherent to a party of the people. We will inspire and foster leadership among progressives in Los Angeles County based on the values championed by Senator Bernie Sanders.


The Sunrise Movement is a youth movement to stop climate change and create millions of good jobs in the process. We’re building an army of young people to make climate change an urgent priority across America, end the corrupting influence of fossil fuel executives on our politics, and elect leaders who stand up for the health and wellbeing of all people.


Our Revolution Los Angeles mission is to strengthen the burgeoning progressive movement and support corruption-free campaigns in Los Angeles County that lead to a government devoid of big money influence. We educate and ...


Our Revolution Long Beach is a community-driven organization mobilizing teams of volunteers around social, racial, economic and environmental justice issues. Active members vote to endorse and support progressive political candidates and campaigns.


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Mary Caputi - Professor of Political Theory at California State University Long Beach

Will Heusser - Philosophy and Religious Studies Department Chair at Cypress College

Wade McDonald - Independent Marine Researcher, Catalina Island and California Coast

Paul Newman - Leader, Health Care for All Los Angeles (hcala.org)

Joseph Luis Piñon - President, Progressive Democratic Club

Diana Saem - Cosmetologist at Hair Basix salon in Long Beach

Joel Segal - former Senior Legislative Assistant to U.S. Representative John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), Co-Founder of Progressive Democrats of America, Author of Medicare for All legislation.

Tach Sophon - Retired Businessman

Salina Ung - Businesswoman, Owner of Hair Basix salon in Long Beach

Richard Vaughn - Past President of the Progressive Democratic Club

Harvey "No Nukes" Wasserman - Professor of History and author of The People's Spiral of U.S. History from Jigonsaseh to Solartopia

Derek Willard - Public High School Teacher and ELPAC/GATE

Lauren Willard - Public High School Teacher

For U.S. Representative

Long Beach, Lakewood, Signal Hill, Bellflower, Downey, Huntington Park, Bell Gardens, Bell, Cudahy, Commerce, Maywood, Florence-Graham, Catalina Island, San Clemente Island, Walnut Park, Vernon [see map of district]

Peter Mathews Refuses money from corporate PACs and lobbyists. Join him by volunteering and donating $5

People Powered,

Not Corporate Bought!

Fighting for Environmental, Economic and Social Justice

Meet Peter Mathews

Educator Peter Mathews is running for Congress to rebuild an America that works for All of Us, the 99%, not just for Billionaires.