Victories

The DLCC’s Spotlight Races provides insight into some of the critical legislative races happening all across the country and helps connect supporters and allies from the progressive community with candidates and their campaigns. Below are the many winning candidates the DLCC has featured on our Spotlight Races page and helped propel to victory!

Caleb Frostman
Victory
Small Business Hero
  • Election Date
    Jun 12, 2018
  • Candidate
    Caleb Frostman
  • District
    SD 1
  • State
    Wisconsin
  • Social
Lauren Arthur
Victory
Prioritizing Education
  • Election Date
    Jun 5, 2018
  • Candidate
    Lauren Arthur
  • District
    SD 17
  • State
    Missouri
  • Social
Helen Tai
Victory
Community Fighter
  • Election Date
    May 15, 2018
  • Candidate
    Helen Tai
  • District
    HD 178
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Javier Fernandez
Victory
Combating Poverty
  • Election Date
    May 1, 2018
  • Candidate
    Javier Fernandez
  • District
    HD 114
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Shelley Mayer
Victory
Showdown for Senate Majority
  • Election Date
    Apr 24, 2018
  • Candidate
    Shelley Mayer
  • District
    SD 37
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Steve Stern
Victory
Helping the elderly
  • Election Date
    Apr 24, 2018
  • Candidate
    Steve Stern
  • District
    AD 10
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Lori Berman
Victory
Advocating for Women
  • Election Date
    Apr 10, 2018
  • Candidate
    Lori Berman
  • District
    SD 31
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Linda Belcher
Victory
Special Election Flip
  • Election Date
    Feb 20, 2018
  • Candidate
    Linda Belcher
  • District
    HD 49
  • State
    Kentucky
  • Social
Margaret Good
Victory
Experienced public servant
  • Election Date
    Feb 13, 2018
  • Candidate
    Margaret Good
  • District
    HD 72
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Karla Bigham
Victory
Critical Special Election Hold
  • Election Date
    Feb 12, 2018
  • Candidate
    Karla Bigham
  • District
    SD 54
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Patty Schachtner
Victory
Flip opportunity
  • Election Date
    Jan 16, 2018
  • Candidate
    Patty Schachtner
  • District
    SD 10
  • State
    Wisconsin
  • Social
Allison Ikley-Freeman
Victory
Health Care Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 14, 2017
  • Candidate
    Allison Ikley-Freeman
  • District
    SD37
  • State
    Oklahoma
  • Social
Sara Cambensy
Victory
Crucial hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Sara Cambensy
  • District
    HD109
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Jennifer Carroll Foy
Victory
Making a difference
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Jennifer Carroll Foy
  • District
    HD2
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Karrie Delaney
Victory
Major red-to-blue district
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Karrie Delaney
  • District
    HD67
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Manka Dhingra
Victory
Flip the Washington Senate
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Manka Dhingra
  • District
    LD45
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Roy Freiman
Victory
Stop the Tea Party
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Roy Freiman
  • District
    AD16
  • State
    New Jersey
  • Social
Deborah Gonzalez
Victory
Special Election
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Deborah Gonzalez
  • District
    HD117
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Vin Gopal
Victory
High stakes New Jersey election
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Vin Gopal
  • District
    SD11
  • State
    New Jersey
  • Social
Linda Greenstein
Victory
Must Keep Blue
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Linda Greenstein
  • District
    SD14
  • State
    New Jersey
  • Social
Elizabeth Guzman
Victory
Historic race
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Elizabeth Guzman
  • District
    HD31
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Chris Hurst
Victory
Competitive pickup
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Chris Hurst
  • District
    HD12
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Carol Murphy
Victory
Crucial seat to keep blue
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Carol Murphy
  • District
    AD7
  • State
    New Jersey
  • Social
Danica Roem
Victory
Trailblazing campaign
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Danica Roem
  • District
    HD 13
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Troy Singleton
Victory
Champion for New Jersey
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Troy Singleton
  • District
    SD7
  • State
    New Jersey
  • Social
Kathy Tran
Victory
Fighter for equality
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Kathy Tran
  • District
    HD42
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
S. VanValkenburg
Victory
Teacher
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Schuyler VanValkenburg
  • District
    HD72
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Jonathan Wallace
Victory
Community Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Jonathan Wallace
  • District
    HD119
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Andrew Zwicker
Victory
Scientist and legislator
  • Election Date
    Nov 7, 2017
  • Candidate
    Andrew Zwicker
  • District
    AD16
  • State
    New Jersey
  • Social
Annette Taddeo
Victory
Challenge a GOP trifecta
  • Election Date
    Sep 26, 2017
  • Candidate
    Annette Taddeo
  • District
    SD40
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Jacob Rosecrants
Victory
  • Election Date
    Sep 12, 2017
  • Candidate
    Jacob Rosecrants
  • District
    HD 46
  • State
    Oklahoma
  • Social
Charlie St. Clair
Victory
  • Election Date
    Sep 12, 2017
  • Candidate
    Charlie St. Clair
  • District
    Belknap 9
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Phil Miller
Victory
  • Election Date
    Aug 8, 2017
  • Candidate
    Phil Miller
  • District
    HD 82
  • State
    Iowa
  • Social

As the political cycle progresses, the page will be constantly updated to highlight critical new races across the nation, and bring national attention to the strong, progressive candidates who are on the frontlines of the fight. See our past victories.

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