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!

Pam Iovino
Victory
Veteran and Advocate
  • Election Date
    Apr 2, 2019
  • Candidate
    Pam Iovino
  • District
    SD 37
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Eric Giddens
Victory
Fighting for Iowa
  • Election Date
    Mar 19, 2019
  • Candidate
    Eric Giddens
  • District
    SD 30
  • State
    Iowa
  • Social
Bridget Kosierowski
Victory
Committed Caregiver
  • Election Date
    Mar 12, 2019
  • Candidate
    Bridget Kosierowski
  • District
    HD 114
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Ray Lopez
Victory
Community Leader
  • Election Date
    Mar 12, 2019
  • Candidate
    Ray Lopez
  • District
    HD 125
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Saud Anwar
Victory
Breaking Barriers
  • Election Date
    Feb 26, 2019
  • Candidate
    Saud Anwar
  • District
    SD 3
  • State
    Connecticut
  • Social
Jennifer Boysko
Victory
Special Election Hold
  • Election Date
    Jan 8, 2019
  • Candidate
    Jennifer Boysko
  • District
    SD 33
  • State
    Virginia
  • Social
Teresa Alonso Leon
Victory
Fighting for Accountability
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Teresa Alonso Leon
  • District
    HD 22
  • State
    Oregon
  • Social
Joaquin Arambula
Victory
Putting people first
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joaquin Arambula
  • District
    AD 31
  • State
    California
  • Social
Jacob Bachmeier
Victory
Youngest state legislator in the country
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jacob Bachmeier
  • District
    HD28
  • State
    Montana
  • Social
Sydney Batch
Victory
Accomplished Family Lawyer
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sydney Batch
  • District
    HD 37
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
Rosemary Bayer
Victory
Leader for Change
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rosemary Bayer
  • District
    SD 12
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Lisa Beck
Victory
Women's Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Lisa Beck
  • District
    HD 19
  • State
    Indiana
  • Social
Jamie Becker-Finn
Victory
North Star State Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jamie Becker-Finn
  • District
    HD 42B
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Chris Belt
Victory
Critical Hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Christopher Belt
  • District
    SD 57
  • State
    Illinois
  • Social
Alessandra Biaggi
Victory
Advocate for Housing Justice
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Alessandra Biaggi
  • District
    SD 34
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Shannon Bird
Victory
Education Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Shannon Bird
  • District
    HD 35
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Rhetta Bowers
Victory
Lone Star Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rhetta Bowers
  • District
    HD 113
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Sean Bowie
Victory
Fighting for Justice
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sean Bowie
  • District
    SD 18
  • State
    Arizona
  • Social
Winnie Brinks
Victory
Critical Flip Opportunity
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Winnie Brinks
  • District
    SD 29
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
John Brooks
Victory
Lifelong Community Servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    John Brooks
  • District
    SD 8
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Michael Brooks-Jimenez
Victory
Oklahoma Mentor
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Michael Brooks-Jimenez
  • District
    HD 44
  • State
    Oklahoma
  • Social
John Bucy
Victory
Lone Star State Activist
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    John Bucy
  • District
    HD 136
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Brianna Buentello
Victory
Fighting for Vets
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Brianna Buentello
  • District
    HD 47
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Janelle Bynum
Victory
Consensus-Builder
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Janelle Bynum
  • District
    HD 51
  • State
    Oregon
  • Social
Sara Cambensy
Victory
Crucial Hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sara Cambensy
  • District
    HD 109
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Darrin Camilleri
Victory
Inspirational Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Darrin Camilleri
  • District
    HD 23
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Park Cannon
Victory
Fighting Inequality
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Park Cannon
  • District
    HD 58
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Gerri Cannon
Victory
Trailblazer
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Gerri Cannon
  • District
    Strafford 18
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Hunter Cantrell
Victory
Healthier Communities
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Hunter Cantrell
  • District
    HD 56A
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Kevin Cavanaugh
Victory
Special election hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kevin Cavanaugh
  • District
    SD 16
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Sabrina Cervantes
Victory
Advocate for vets
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sabrina Cervantes
  • District
    AD 60
  • State
    California
  • Social
Shannon Chandley
Victory
Granite State Flip
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Shannon Chandley
  • District
    SD 11
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Wendy Chase
Victory
Small Business Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Wendy Chase
  • District
    HD Strafford 18
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Shelly Christensen
Victory
Environmental Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Shelly Christensen
  • District
    HD 39B
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Chris Chyung
Victory
Economic Developer
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Chris Chyung
  • District
    HD 15
  • State
    Indiana
  • Social
Joe Ciresi
Victory
Education Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joe Ciresi
  • District
    HD 146
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Anne Claflin
Victory
Environmental Justice Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Anne Claflin
  • District
    HD 54A
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Jasmine Clark
Victory
Running for Science
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jasmine Clark
  • District
    HD 108
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Ned Claxton
Victory
Healing Mainers
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ned Claxton
  • District
    SD 20
  • State
    Maine
  • Social
Lesley Cohen
Victory
Crucial Hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Lesley Cohen
  • District
    AD 29
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Maria Collett
Victory
Health Care Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Maria Collett
  • District
    SD 12
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Carolyn Comitta
Victory
Vital Hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Carolyn Comitta
  • District
    HD 156
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Erika Connors
Victory
Special Election Victory
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Erika Connors
  • District
    Hillsborough HD 15
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Ken Cooley
Victory
Strong community leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ken Cooley
  • District
    AD 8
  • State
    California
  • Social
Terra Costa Howard
Victory
True Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Terra Costa Howard
  • District
    HD 48
  • State
    Illinois
  • Social
Erica Crawley
Victory
Veteran Continues Fighting
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Erica Crawley
  • District
    HD 26
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
Janet Cruz
Victory
Legislative Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Janet Cruz
  • District
    SD 18
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Jessie Danielson
Victory
Champion for All
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jessie Danielson
  • District
    SD 20
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Muffy Davis
Victory
A Champion for Idaho
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Muffy Davis
  • District
    HD 26A
  • State
    Idaho
  • Social
David Delloso
Victory
Labor Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    David Delloso
  • District
    HD 162
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Edie DesMarais
Victory
Community Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Edie DesMarais
  • District
    HD Carroll 6
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Manka Dhingra
Victory
Special Election Flip
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Manka Dhingra
  • District
    SD 45
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Marilyn Dondero Loop
Victory
From Classroom to Chamber
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Marilyn Dondero Loop
  • District
    SD 8
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Kerry Donovan
Victory
Educator
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kerry Donovan
  • District
    SD 5
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
John Doyle
Victory
Vietnam War Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    John Doyle
  • District
    HD 67
  • State
    West Virginia
  • Social
Fentrice Driskell
Victory
Leading the Way
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Fentrice Driskell
  • District
    HD 63
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Heather Edelson
Victory
Consensus Builder
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Heather Edelson
  • District
    HD 49A
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Daymon Ely
Victory
A Voice for Justice
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Daymon Ely
  • District
    HD 23
  • State
    New Mexico
  • Social
Debra Entenman
Victory
Community Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Debra Entenman
  • District
    HD 47
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Anna Eskamani
Victory
Community Activist
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Anna Eskamani
  • District
    HD 47
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Terence Everitt
Victory
Small Business Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Terence Everitt
  • District
    HD 35
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
Ryan Fecteau
Victory
Youngest LGBTQ Legislator
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ryan Fecteau
  • District
    HD 11
  • State
    Maine
  • Social
Javier Fernandez
Victory
Combating Poverty
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Javier Fernandez
  • District
    HD 114
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Natalie Figueroa
Victory
Fighting for Change
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Natalie Figueroa
  • District
    HD 30
  • State
    New Mexico
  • Social
Pat Flowers
Victory
Environmental Expert
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Pat Flowers
  • District
    SD 32
  • State
    Montana
  • Social
Susan Ford
Victory
Grassroots Organizer
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Susan Ford
  • District
    HD Grafton 3
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
JD Ford
Victory
Civic Values
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    JD Ford
  • District
    SD 29
  • State
    Indiana
  • Social
Red Dawn Foster
Victory
Critical Voice in the Mt Rushmore State
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Red Dawn Foster
  • District
    SD 27
  • State
    South Dakota
  • Social
Danielle Friel Otten
Victory
Dedicated Community Organizer
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Danielle Friel Otten
  • District
    HD 155
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Rochelle Galindo
Victory
Breaking Barriers
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rochelle Galindo
  • District
    HD 50
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Tavia Galonski
Victory
Elevating Community
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Tavia Galonski
  • District
    HD 35
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
Jeff Golden
Victory
Connecting Oregon
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jeff Golden
  • District
    SD 3
  • State
    Oregon
  • Social
Mary Gonzalez
Victory
"Champion of Equality"
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mary Gonzalez
  • District
    HD 75
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Margaret Good
Victory
Experienced Public Servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Margaret Good
  • District
    HD 72
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Andrew Gounardes
Victory
Community Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Andrew Gounardes
  • District
    SD 22
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Willis Griffith
Victory
New Voice for New Hampshire
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Willis Griffith
  • District
    HD Hillsborough 18
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Jim Haadsma
Victory
Fighting for Workers
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jim Haadsma
  • District
    HD 62
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Liz Hanbidge
Victory
Advocate for children
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Liz Hanbidge
  • District
    HD 61
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Stephanie Hansen
Victory
Special Election Victory
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Stephanie Hansen
  • District
    SD 10
  • State
    Delaware
  • Social
Sally Harrell
Victory
Health Care Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sally Harrell
  • District
    SD 40
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Joan Heckaman
Victory
Proven Northern Fighter
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joan Heckaman
  • District
    SD 23
  • State
    North Dakota
  • Social
Erin Herbig
Victory
A Voice for Downeast Maine
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Erin Herbig
  • District
    SD 11
  • State
    Maine
  • Social
Jon Hoadley
Victory
Progressive Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jon Hoadley
  • District
    HD 60
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Day Hochman-Vigil
Victory
A New Day
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Day Hochman-Vigil
  • District
    HD 15
  • State
    New Mexico
  • Social
Delores Hogan Johnson
Victory
Fighting for Progress
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Delores Hogan Johnson
  • District
    HD 84
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Joe Hohenstein
Victory
Protecting His Community
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joe Hohenstein
  • District
    HD 177
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Rachel Hood
Victory
Environmental Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rachel Hood
  • District
    HD 76
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Kara Hope
Victory
Creating Opportunities
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kara Hope
  • District
    HD 67
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Kristine Howard
Victory
Progressive Fighter
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kristine Howard
  • District
    HD 167
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Stephanie Howse
Victory
Progressive Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Stephanie Howse
  • District
    HD 11
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
Rachel Hunt
Victory
Education Expert
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rachel Hunt
  • District
    HD 103
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
John Huot
Victory
Standing Up
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    John Huot
  • District
    HD 57B
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Shelly Hutchinson
Victory
Fighting for Families
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Shelly Hutchinson
  • District
    HD 107
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Jacqui Irwin
Victory
Steadfast leadership
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jacqui Irwin
  • District
    AD 44
  • State
    California
  • Social
Robert Jackson
Victory
Investing in New Yorkers
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Robert Jackson
  • District
    SD 31
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Sandra Jauregui
Victory
Gun Safety Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sandra Jauregui
  • District
    AD 41
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Julie Johnson
Victory
Fighting Intolerance
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Julie Johnson
  • District
    HD 115
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Todd Kaminsky
Victory
Ethics Reform Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Todd Kaminsky
  • District
    SD 9
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Harrison Kanzler
Victory
Leader on Gun Safety
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Harrison Kanzler
  • District
    HD Carroll 2
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Anna Kaplan
Victory
Voting Rights Defender
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Anna Kaplan
  • District
    SD 7
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Scott Kawasaki
Victory
Long-Time Public Servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Scott Kawasaki
  • District
    SD A
  • State
    Alaska
  • Social
Tim Kearney
Victory
Public Education Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Tim Kearney
  • District
    SD 26
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Ginny Klevorn
Victory
Infrastructure Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ginny Klevorn
  • District
    HD 44A
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Matt Koleszar
Victory
Lifelong Educator
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Matt Koleszar
  • District
    HD 20
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Jennifer Konfrst
Victory
Top pickup opportunity
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jennifer Konfrst
  • District
    HD 43
  • State
    Iowa
  • Social
Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins
Victory
Hometown Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins
  • District
    HD 35
  • State
    Alaska
  • Social
Padma Kuppa
Victory
Building Consensus
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Padma Kuppa
  • District
    HD 41
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Julie Kushner
Victory
Workers’ Rights Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Julie Kushner
  • District
    SD 24
  • State
    Connecticut
  • Social
Melanie Levesque
Victory
Working Across The Aisle
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Melanie Levesque
  • District
    SD 12
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Mary Lightbody
Victory
Proven Problem-Solver
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mary Lightbody
  • District
    HD 19
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
John Lincoln
Victory
Deep Alaskan Roots
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    John Lincoln
  • District
    HD 40
  • State
    Alaska
  • Social
Beth Liston
Victory
Dedicated Doctor
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Beth Liston
  • District
    HD 21
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
John Liu
Victory
Champion of Transparency
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    John Liu
  • District
    SD 11
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Brandon Lofton
Victory
Affordable Housing Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Brandon Lofton
  • District
    HD 104
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
Louis Luchini
Victory
Clean Elections Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Louis Luchini
  • District
    SD 07
  • State
    Maine
  • Social
Mari Manoogian
Victory
Running for Hope
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mari Manoogian
  • District
    HD 40
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Natasha Marcus
Victory
Clean Water Activist
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Natasha Marcus
  • District
    SD 41
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
Joelle Martin
Victory
Teacher and Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joelle Martin
  • District
    HD Hillsborough 23
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Monica Martinez
Victory
Record of Success
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Monica Martinez
  • District
    SD 03
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Heather Matson
Victory
Veteran Problem Solver
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Heather Matson
  • District
    HD 38
  • State
    Iowa
  • Social
Rachel May
Victory
Advocate for a Sustainable New York
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rachel May
  • District
    SD 53
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Sean McCann
Victory
A Proven Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sean McCann
  • District
    SD 20
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Julie McCluskie
Victory
Education Champion for Colorado
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Julie McCluskie
  • District
    HD 61
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Barbara McLachlan
Victory
Education Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Barbara McLachlan
  • District
    HD 59
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Mallory McMorrow
Victory
Boosting Small Business
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mallory McMorrow
  • District
    SD 13
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Terry Meza
Victory
Hometown Flip
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Terry Meza
  • District
    HD 105
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Dafna Michaelson Jenet
Victory
Champion for Choice
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Dafna Michaelson Jenet
  • District
    HD 30
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Brittney Miller
Victory
Must Keep Blue
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Brittney Miller
  • District
    AD 5
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Kelly Moller
Victory
Criminal Justice Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kelly Moller
  • District
    HD 42A
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Beth Moore
Victory
Hometown Hero
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Beth Moore
  • District
    HD 95
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Jon Morgan
Victory
Building Up New Hampshire
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jon Morgan
  • District
    SD 23
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Jeremy Moss
Victory
Making History
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jeremy Moss
  • District
    SD 11
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Sue Mullen
Victory
Celebrated Community Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sue Mullen
  • District
    Hillsborough 7
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Al Muratsuchi
Victory
Critical Dem hold
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Al Muratsuchi
  • District
    AD 66
  • State
    California
  • Social
Katie Muth
Victory
Eager for Change
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Katie Muth
  • District
    SD 14
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Zellnor Myrie
Victory
Young Progressive Fighter
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Zellnor Myrie
  • District
    SD 20
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Tram Nguyen
Victory
A New Hope for Massachusetts
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Tram Nguyen
  • District
    HD Essex 18
  • State
    Massachusetts
  • Social
Wiley Nickel
Victory
Fighting for Justice
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Wiley Nickel
  • District
    SD 16
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
Erin Oban
Victory
Freshman Fighter
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Erin Oban
  • District
    SD 35
  • State
    North Dakota
  • Social
Takashi Ohno
Victory
Hawaiian Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Takashi Ohno
  • District
    HD 27
  • State
    Hawaii
  • Social
Sam Park
Victory
Breaking New Ground
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sam Park
  • District
    HD 101
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Mike Pellicciotti
Victory
Justice for All
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mike Pellicciotti
  • District
    HD 30
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Cottie Petrie-Norris
Victory
Fighting for Democracy
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Cottie Petrie-Norris
  • District
    AD 74
  • State
    California
  • Social
Brittany Pettersen
Victory
Fights for Opportunity
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Brittany Pettersen
  • District
    SD 22
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Cindy Polo
Victory
Safer Schools
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Cindy Polo
  • District
    HD 103
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Beverly Powell
Victory
Lone Star Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Beverly Powell
  • District
    SD 10
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Joshua Query
Victory
A Progressive Force
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joshua Query
  • District
    HD Hillsborough 16
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Sharon Quirk-Silva
Victory
Dedicated public servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Sharon Quirk-Silva
  • District
    AD 65
  • State
    California
  • Social
Amanda Ragan
Victory
Hawkeye State Re-elect
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Amanda Ragan
  • District
    SD 27
  • State
    Iowa
  • Social
Ana-Maria Ramos
Victory
Family Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ana-Maria Ramos
  • District
    HD 102
  • State
    Texas
  • Social
Jessica Ramos
Victory
Fighter for Working Families
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jessica Ramos
  • District
    SD 13
  • State
    New York
  • Social
James Ramos
Victory
Holding Government Accountable
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    James Ramos
  • District
    AD 40
  • State
    California
  • Social
Bill Ramos
Victory
Driving Through Challenges
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Bill Ramos
  • District
    HD 5
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Emily Randall
Victory
Women’s Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Emily Randall
  • District
    SD 26
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Kristine Reeves
Victory
Transparent Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kristine Reeves
  • District
    HD 30
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Ruth Richardson
Victory
Role Model for Progress
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ruth Richardson
  • District
    HD 52B
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Kathleen Riebe
Victory
Teacher for Utah
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kathleen Riebe
  • District
    SD 8
  • State
    Utah
  • Social
Dylan Roberts
Victory
Passionate Public Servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Dylan Roberts
  • District
    HD 26
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Phil Robinson
Victory
Nonprofit Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Phil Robinson
  • District
    HD 6
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
Jacob Rosecrants
Victory
Special Election Flip
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jacob Rosecrants
  • District
    HD 46
  • State
    Oklahoma
  • Social
Allison Russo
Victory
Policy Problem Solver
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Allison Russo
  • District
    HD 24
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
Linda Sanborn
Victory
Experienced Public Servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Linda Sanborn
  • District
    SD 30
  • State
    Maine
  • Social
Christina Sappey
Victory
Experienced Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Christina Sappey
  • District
    HD 158
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Melanie Scheible
Victory
Passionate Community Servant
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Melanie Scheible
  • District
    SD 9
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Tom Sherman
Victory
Physician for New Hampshire
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Tom Sherman
  • District
    SD 24
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Melissa Shusterman
Victory
Small Business Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Melissa Shusterman
  • District
    HD 157
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Poppy Sias-Hernandez
Victory
Experienced Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Poppy Sias-Hernandez
  • District
    SD 34
  • State
    Michigan
  • Social
Krystle Simmons
Victory
South Carolina Flip
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Krystle Simmons
  • District
    HD 117
  • State
    South Carolina
  • Social
James Skoufis
Victory
Early Childhood Education Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    James Skoufis
  • District
    SD 39
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Christy Smith
Victory
Public School Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Christy Smith
  • District
    AD 38
  • State
    California
  • Social
Ivy Spohnholz
Victory
A Safer Alaska
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Ivy Spohnholz
  • District
    HD 16
  • State
    Alaska
  • Social
Zack Stephenson
Victory
Advocate for Families
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Zack Stephenson
  • District
    HD 36A
  • State
    Minnesota
  • Social
Steve Stern
Victory
Helping the Elderly
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Steve Stern
  • District
    AD 10
  • State
    New York
  • Social
Tammy Story
Victory
Public Education Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Tammy Story
  • District
    SD 16
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Andrea Story
Victory
Tireless Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Andrea Story
  • District
    HD 34
  • State
    Alaska
  • Social
Shelia Stubbs
Victory
Community Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Shelia Stubbs
  • District
    AD 77
  • State
    Wisconsin
  • Social
Tom Sullivan
Victory
Advocating for Families
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Tom Sullivan
  • District
    HD 37
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Pat Sullivan
Victory
A Lifetime of Community Service
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Pat Sullivan
  • District
    HD 47
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Kristin Sunde
Victory
New Voice for Iowa
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Kristin Sunde
  • District
    HD 42
  • State
    Iowa
  • Social
Joe Taylor III
Victory
Top Protect Seat
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joe Taylor III
  • District
    HD 7
  • State
    Indiana
  • Social
Dan Toomey
Victory
Union Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Dan Toomey
  • District
    HD Hillsborough 32
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Selena Torres
Victory
Education Champion
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Selena Torres
  • District
    AD 3
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Mark Vallone
Victory
Education Advocate
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mark Vallone
  • District
    Rockingham 9
  • State
    New Hampshire
  • Social
Bridget Valverde
Victory
Fighting for Equality
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Bridget Valverde
  • District
    SD 35
  • State
    Rhode Island
  • Social
Robyn Vining
Victory
Lifting Others Up
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Robyn Vining
  • District
    HD 14
  • State
    Wisconsin
  • Social
Julie von Haefen
Victory
Protecting Our Schools
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Julie von Haefen
  • District
    HD 36
  • State
    North Carolina
  • Social
Howard Watts
Victory
Progressive Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Howard Watts
  • District
    AD 15
  • State
    Nevada
  • Social
Jennifer Webb
Victory
Small Business Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Jennifer Webb
  • District
    HD 69
  • State
    Florida
  • Social
Joe Webster
Victory
Veteran for Pennsylvania
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Joe Webster
  • District
    HD 150
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Casey Weinstein
Victory
Veteran
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Casey Weinstein
  • District
    HD 37
  • State
    Ohio
  • Social
Marty Wilde
Victory
Veteran for Oregon
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Marty Wilde
  • District
    HD 11
  • State
    Oregon
  • Social
Lindsey Williams
Victory
Advocate for Working Families
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Lindsey Williams
  • District
    SD 38
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Dan Williams
Victory
Compassionate Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Dan Williams
  • District
    HD 74
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
Claire Wilson
Victory
Local Education Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Claire Wilson
  • District
    SD 30
  • State
    Washington
  • Social
Matthew Wilson
Victory
Dedicated Leader
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Matthew Wilson
  • District
    HD 80
  • State
    Georgia
  • Social
Faith Winter
Victory
Fighting for Colorado
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Faith Winter
  • District
    SD 24
  • State
    Colorado
  • Social
Melanie Wright
Victory
Top Protect Seat
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Melanie Wright
  • District
    HD 35
  • State
    Indiana
  • Social
Rui Xu
Victory
A New Voice for Kansas
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Rui Xu
  • District
    HD 25
  • State
    Kansas
  • Social
Mike Zabel
Victory
Bringing Hometown Values to Harrisburg
  • Election Date
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Candidate
    Mike Zabel
  • District
    HD 163
  • State
    Pennsylvania
  • Social
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

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