ENDORSEMENTS

Equality Kansas

For: advocating for civil rights

Equality Kansas's mission is to end discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The organization works towards their mission through education, public policy advocacy, and political action.

Learn more on the Equality Kansas website. We're so grateful for the endorsement!

2020 Moms Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate Distinction

For: advocating for gun violence prevention and making a commitment to govern with gun safety in mind. 

Moms Demand Action is part of Everytown for Gun Safety, and is the nation’s largest grassroots volunteer network working to end gun violence in America. With nearly six million supporters and volunteer chapters in every state, Moms Demand Action campaigns for new and stronger solutions to lax gun laws and loopholes that jeopardize the safety of our families.

Learn more on the Moms Demand Action website. We're so grateful for the endorsement!

KNEA

For: supporting education, teachers, and students

The mission of KNEA is to advocate for education professionals and to unite members, Kansans, and the nation to fulfill the promise of public education to prepare every student to succeed in a diverse and interdependent world. 

Learn more on the KNEA website. We're so grateful for the endorsement!

Future Now

For: working to flip a state legislature seat in Kansas

The Future Now Fund is building the power to improve Americans’ lives — by winning state legislative majorities and working with them to achieve goals for the common good.

Learn more on the Future Now website. We're so grateful for the endorsement!

Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus

For: being a strong woman committed to public service, equality for women, and running for office

The Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus (GKCWPC), an affiliate of the National Women's Political Caucus, is a multipartisan, multicultural, grass roots organization dedicated to increasing women's participation in politics and creating a power base designed to achieve equality for all women.

Learn more at the Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

Kansas AFL-CIO

For: being an ally and avid supporter of working Kansans and unions

The KANSAS AFL-CIO has taken action this July to Endorse 2020 Candidates for Political Office. Working Families deserve better representation in Washington and in Topeka. We want to be part of helping them get in the position to lift up every day workers and speak on our behalf. While Governor Kelly understands most Kansans live paycheck to paycheck, State Legislators too are outnumbered when it come to addressing worker issues. Especially during these uncertain times, security, workplace safety, equality, dignity and respect are all in the best interests of our country going forward and will position us to meet the challenges of the future.

Learn more at the Kansas AFL-CIO website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

EMILY's List

For: running for office as a productive and open-minded Democratic woman

EMILY’s List recruits, trains and supports pro-choice Democratic women candidates at every level of the ballot. By helping to elect these women to office in 2019 and 2020, EMILY's List is not only building a farm team, but also putting strong women in charge of decisions that affect women and families every day — from the legislators who write laws to the attorneys general who defend and enforce them to the secretaries of state who ensure access to the ballot.

Learn more at the EMILY's List website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

SMART Transportation Division

For: running to be a tough, dedicated leader in the Kansas Legislature, who will fight for working men and women

SMART TD represents 6,000 members and their families in Kansas. Their members are made up of sheet metal workers and related trades, freight and passenger railway workers, and more

Learn more at the SMART TD website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

Game On for KS Schools

For: Policies supporting high-quality public education

Game on for Kansas Schools is a nonpartisan grassroots effort by a group of parents, teachers, and concerned community members. It believes high-quality public education is a right for all Kansas students and advocates for Kansas schools to ensure they have the resources necessary to deliver that education to all Kansas students. 

Learn more at the Game On website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

MainPAC

For: Being a common sense politician who understands that extremist politics makes governing impossible

MainPAC is the political action committee of the Mainstream Coalition, a political advocacy organization. The Mainstream Coalition is a 501(c)(4) nonpartisan nonprofit organization that advocates for positions on issues, and informs voters about where public officials stand on those issues. Our political action committee (officially registered as “MAINstream PAC”) works in elections on behalf of candidates and campaigns that support the priorities of the Mainstream Coalition.

Learn more at the MainPAC website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

Kansas Young Dems

For: Running to help young Kansans have a better future

The Kansas Young Democrats are the primary youth democratic organization in the state of Kansas. It represents young people all across Kansas at the highest level within the Kansas Democratic Party, throughout the state and nationally. This organization was founded on a progressive vision to help elect, engage and inspire young democrats in Kansas. 

Learn more at the Kansas Young Dems website. We are so grateful for the endorsement!

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