Vote 2020
Union Power: Our Vote is Our Voice

Voting is a cornerstone of American democracy. Our vote is our voice. That’s why we are encouraging all of our members to make sure to you are registered to vote, have a plan to vote ( whether in person or by mail) and that your ballot arrives by Election Day.

There’s so much is at stake for working families this Nov. 3 – from Supreme Court and local judicial appointments, to laws governing our pensions, overtime and even the right to organize. Years of anti-worker policies and attacks on organized labor must be turned back. We have the power.

Do you have a voting plan? Are you registered to vote? If not, here are some tools to help get you started.

EAA Endorsements

(i) = incumbent

EAA Endorsements for Nov. 3 Election

The following candidates have been endorsed by your EAA Board of Governors based on their extensive record of support for Los Angeles’ working families. Be sure to vote for labor-friendly candidates who will partner with us to build stronger communities.

City Council

D-4 – David Ryu (i)

D-10 – Mark Ridley Thomas

LA Community College Board

D-7 – Mike Fong (i)

LA County Board of Supervisors

D-2 – Herb Wesson

Montebello City Council

David Torres (i)

Pasadena Unified, District 6

Milena Albert

CA Assembly

D-53 – Miguel Santiago (i)

D-54 – Sydney Kamlager-Dove (i)

US Congress

CA 34 – Jimmy Gomez (i)

CA 37 – Karen Bass (i)

President/VP

Biden / Harris

For a complete list of candidates endorsed by the umbrella labor group, the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, see below.

Federal and State Endorsements from the la county fed of labor
JurisdictionNameRecommendation
US Congress, CA 25Christy SmithEndorse
US Congress, CA 26Julia Browley (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 27Judy Chu (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 28Adam Schiff (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 29Tony Cardenas (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 30Brad Sherman (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 32Grace Napolitano (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 33Ted Lieu (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 34Jimmy Gomez (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 37Karen Bass (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 38Linda Sanchez (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 39Gil Cisneros (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 40Lucille Royball-Allard (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 43Maxine Waters (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 44Nanette Barragan (i)Endorse
US Congress, CA 47Alan Lowenthal (i)Endorse
CA Senate, District 21Kipp MuellerEndorse
CA Senate, District 25Anthony Portantino (i)Endorse
CA Senate, District 27Henry Stern (i)Endorse
CA Senate, District 29Josh NewmanEndorse
CA Senate, District 33Lena Gonzalez (i)Endorse
CA Senate, District 35Steven Bradford (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 39Luz Rivas (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 41Chris Holden (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 43Laura Friedman (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 44Jaqui IrwinEndorse
CA Assembly, District 45Jesse Gabriel (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 46Adrin Nazarian (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 49Ed Chau (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 50Richard Bloom (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 51Wendy Carrillo (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 52Freddie Rodriguez (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 53Miguel Santiago (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 54Sydney Kamlager-Dove (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 55Andrew RodriguezEndorse
CA Assembly, District 57Lisa CalderonEndorse
CA Assembly, District 59Reggie Jones-Sawyer (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 62Autumn Burke (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 63Anthony Rendon (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 64Mike Gipson (i)Endorse
CA Assembly, District 70Patrick O'Donnell (i)Endorse
Proposition Endorsements
Proposition #Recommendation
Proposition 14No Recommendation
Proposition 15Yes
Proposition 16Yes
Proposition 17Yes
Proposition 18Yes
Proposition 19Yes
Proposition 20No
Proposition 21No Recommendation
Proposition 22No
Proposition 23Yes
Proposition 24No Recommendation
Proposition 25Yes
LA County and LA City Endorsements
JurisdictionNameRecommendation
LA Community College District # 1Andra Hoffman (i)Endorse
LA Community College District # 3David Vela (i)Endorse
LA Community College District # 5-No Recommendation
LA Community College District # 7Mike Fong (i)Endorse
LA CountyMeasure JOppose
LA County District Attorney-No Recommendation
LA County Board of Supervisors, District 2Herb WessonEndorse
LA City Council, District 4David Ryu (i)Endorse
LA City Council, District 10Mark Ridley-ThomasEndorse
LAUSDMeasure RREndorse
LAUSD, District 3Scott Schmerelson (i)Endorse
LAUSD, District 7Patricia CastellanosEndorse
LA Superior Court 72Steve MorganEndorse
LA Superior Court 80David BergerEndorse
LA Superior Court 162Scott YangEndorse
Local Endorsements
JurisdictionNameRecommendation
ABC Unified School District #1Letty Mendoza (i)Endorse
ABC Unified School District #5-No Recommendation
Alhambra City Council #3Jeffrey Maloney (i)Endorse
Alhambra City Council #4Sasha Renee PerezEndorse
Alhambra Unified School Board #1Marcia WilsonEndorse
Alhambra Unified School Board #2Ken TangEndorse
Alhambra Unified School Board #3Kaysa MorenoEndorse
Antelope Community College District #1Michael DuttonEndorse
Antelope Valley Joint Union High School #2Jill McGrady (i)Endorse
Antelope Valley Joint Union High School #3Donita WinnEndorse
Azusa Unified School DistrictHelen JaramilloEndorse
Azusa Unified School DistrictYolanda Rodriguez-Pena (i)Endorse
Baldwin Park City CouncilMonica Garcia (i)Endorse
Basset Unified School DistrictAaron SimentalEndorse
Basset Unified School DistrictIvan DominguezEndorse
Bell Gardens City CouncilPedro Aceituno (i)Endorse
Bell Gardens City CouncilMaria PulidoEndorse
Bellflower City Council District #4Tonia McMillianEndorse
Bellflower Unified School DistrictMayra GarzaEndorse
Bonita UnifiedGreg PalattoEndorse
Burbank City CouncilNick ShultzEndorse
Burbank City CouncilKonstantine AnthonyEndorse
Burbank Unified School DistrictArmond Aghakhanian (i)Endorse
Burbank Unified School DistrictSteve Ferguson (i)Endorse
Burbank Unified School DistrictEmily WeisbergEndorse
Carson City Council #1Jawane HiltonEndorse
Carson City Council #3Brandi Wlliams-MurdockEndorse
Carson Mayor-No Recommendation
Cerritos Community College #1-No Recommendation
Cerritos Community College #2Carmen AvalosEndorse
Cerritos Community College #6Dr. Sandra SalazarEndorse
Charter Oak UnifiedKristen McGuireEndorse
Charter Oak UnifiedJeanette Flores (i)Endorse
Charter Oak UnifiedRosie RichardsonEndorse
Citrus College Board #2Joseph SalasEndorse
Citrus College Board #5Mary Ann LuntzEndorse
City of PomonaMeasure POEndorse
Claremont Unified School DistrictChris NaticchiaEndorse
Compton Community College #2Barbara Calhoun (i)Endorse
Covina Valley Unified #3Chris HarrisEndorse
Covina Valley Unified #5Maria CaceresEndorse
Cudahy City CouncilJose GonzalezEndorse
Cudahy City CouncilDaisy LomeliEndorse
Culver City CouncilFred PuzaEndorse
Culver City CouncilYasmine McMorrinEndorse
Culver City UnifiedTiffany SpellmanEndorse
Culver City UnifiedKely Kent (i)Endorse
Diamond Bar City CouncilWilliam "Bill" RawlingsEndorse
Downey City Council #1Alexandria ContrerasEndorse
Downey City Council #5Mario TrujilloEndorse
Downey Unified #2Jose RodriguezEndorse
Downey Unified #3Carlos AvalosEndorse
Duarte Unified School DistrictJames Finlay (i)Endorse
El Camino College Board of Trustees #1George Turner Jr.Endorse
El Camino College Board of Trustees #3Trisha MurakawaEndorse
El Camino College Board of Trustees #4Nicole A. RyanEndorse
El Monte City CouncilAlma D. PuenteEndorse
El Monte City CouncilJerry Velasco (i)Endorse
El Monte City School DistrictJennifer Cobian (i)Endorse
El Monte MayorAndre Quintero (i)Endorse
El Monte Union High School DistrictCarlos Salcedo (i)Endorse
El Monte Union High School DistrictMaria V. Morgan (i)Endorse
El Rancho Unified School BoardArlene PerezEndorse
El Rancho Unified School BoardDr. Teresa Merino (i)Endorse
Hacienda-La Puente Unified #1Taro O'SullivanEndorse
Hacienda-La Puente Unified #3-No Recommendation
Hawaiian Gardens City Council (2 Year Term)Frank NoyolaEndorse
Hawthorne City CouncilAngie Reyes EnglishEndorse
Hawthorne MayorHaider AwadEndorse
Inglewood City Council #4Dionne FaulkEndorse
Inglewood UnifiedD’Artagnan ScorzaEndorse
Little Lake School District #5Dora Sandoval (i)Endorse
Long Beach CityMeasure USEndorse
Long Beach City Council #2Cindy AllenEndorse
Long Beach City Council #6Suely SaroEndorse
Long Beach City Council #8Tunua Thrash- NtukEndorse
Long Beach Community College Board #2Vivian Malauulu (i)Endorse
Long Beach Community College Board #4Herlinda ChicoEndorse
Long Beach Unified School District #2Tonia Reyes UrangaEndorse
Lynwood CityMeasure LHEndorse
Lynwood City CouncilOscar FloresEndorse
Lynwood Unified School DistrictAlma CastroEndorse
Lynwood Unified School DistrictGary Hardie Jr. (i)Endorse
Lynwood Unified School DistrictMaria Lopez (i)Endorse
Manhattan Beach CityRichard Montgomery (i)Endorse
Maywood City CouncilJessica TorresEndorse
Maywood City CouncilFrank GarciaEndorse
Maywood City TreasurerMary MariscalEndorse
Maywood ClerkFlor AguiluzEndorse
Montebello City CouncilJoella ValdezEndorse
Montebello City CouncilJack Hadjinian (i)Endorse
Montebello UnifiedLiliana MaganaEndorse
Montebello UnifiedCarlos CerdanEndorse
Mt. San Antonio College #1Peter HidalgoEndorse
Mt. San Antonio College #5Jay Chen (i)Endorse
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School DistrictJesse Urquidi (i)Endorse
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School DistrictChris StalpesEndorse
Palmdale City CouncilAustin Bishop (i)Endorse
Palmdale City CouncilRichard Loa (i)Endorse
Palmdale MayorSteve Hofbauer (i)Endorse
Palmdale School DistrictDennis Trujillo (i)Endorse
Palmdale School DistrictSharron Vega (i)Endorse
Palmdale Water DistrictGloria Dizmang (i)Endorse
Palmdale Water DistrictKathy MacLaren (i)Endorse
Paramount UnifiedDiane Janet MartinezEndorse
Paramount UnifiedLinda Garcia (i)Endorse
Pasadena MayorVictor GordoEndorse
Pasadena Unified School District #2Wayne HammackEndorse
Pasadena Unified School District #4Scott HardenEndorse
Pasadena Unified School District #6Milena AlbertEndorse
Pico Rivera City CouncilBrent Tercero (i)Endorse
Pico Rivera City CouncilAndrew LaraEndorse
Pico Rivera City CouncilMonica Sanchez (i)Endorse
Pomona City Council #1John NolteEndorse
Pomona City Council #6Debra MartinEndorse
Pomona MayorTim Sandoval (i)Endorse
Pomona School Board Trustee Area #3Arturo JimenezEndorse
Rio Hondo Community College District #2Vicky Santana (i)Endorse
Rio Hondo Community College District #4Gary Mendez (i)Endorse
San Fernando City CouncilJoel Fajardo (i)Endorse
San Fernando City CouncilCindy MontanezEndorse
San Fernando City Council Unexpired TermDavid BernalEndorse
Santa Clarita City CouncilKelvin DriscollEndorse
Santa Clarita City CouncilChristopher WertheEndorse
Santa Clarita Community College District #3Sebastian CazaresEndorse
Santa Clarita Community College District #4Jerry DanielsenEndorse
Santa Clarita Water AgencyMaria Gutzeit (i)Endorse
Santa Fe Springs City CouncilBlake CarterEndorse
Santa Monica City CouncilKristen McCowan (i)Endorse
Santa Monica City CouncilAna Maria Jara (i)Endorse
Santa Monica City CouncilTed Winterer (i)Endorse
Santa Monica City CouncilGleam Davis (i)Endorse
Santa Monica City CouncilTerry O'Day (i)Endorse
Santa Monica Community College BoardMargaret Quinones-Perez (i)Endorse
Santa Monica Community College BoardRob Rader (i)Endorse
Santa Monica-Malibu UnifiedMaria Leon Vasquez (i)Endorse
Santa Monica-Malibu UnifiedJennifer SmithEndorse
Santa Monica-Malibu UnifiedJohn Kean (i)Endorse
Three Valleys Municipal Water District #4Joseph MeyersEndorse
Torrance Unified School DistrictAnil MuhammedEndorse
Upper San Gabriel Municipal Water District #2Charles Trevino (i)Endorse
Upper San Gabriel Municipal Water District #4-No Recommendation
Valley County Water DistrictRalph GalvanEndorse
Water Replenishment District Division #2Rob Katherman (i)Endorse
Water Replenishment District Division #5Vera Robles DeWitt (i)Endorse
West Basin Water District #5Don Dear (i)Endorse
West Hollywood City CouncilSepi ShyneEndorse
West Hollywood City CouncilJohn EricksonEndorse
Whittier City School District #1Caro JaureguiEndorse
Whittier City School District #2Cecilia Perez (i)Endorse
Whittier Union High School DistrictJaime LopezEndorse