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Monday, September 15, 2014

CGP Announces endorsements in northern California and statewide races

The Coalition for Grassroots Progress has endorsed candidates in northern California races and recommended positions on several state-wide ballot initiatives. CGP’s endorsements are based on assessments of which candidates will defend the public interest in crucial matters such as the environment, privacy, healthcare and constitutional rights.

We urge you to visit these endorsed candidates’ websites and consider providing support:


• Proposition 1, Water Bond: NO
• Proposition 45, Public Notice Required for Insurance Company Rates Initiative: YES
• Proposition 47, Reduced Penalties for Some Crimes Initiative: YES

California Controller
Betty Yee


Sonoma County Supervisor, 4th District:
Deb Fudge

Santa Rosa City Council:
Curtis Byrd

Chris Coursey

Petaluma Mayor:
David Glass

Petaluma City Council:
Teresa Barrett

Janice Cader-Thompson

Santa Rosa School Board:
Omar Medina


County-wide Measure S, Bill of Rights Fracking and Water Use Initiative: YES

Mendocino County Supervisor, 3rd District:
Holly Madrigal

Ukiah City Council:
Phil Baldwin

Miranda Mott


Marin Water District Board:
Larry Bragman


Humboldt County-wide Measure P, Genetic Contamination Prevention Ordinance, GMO ban initiative: YES

City of Eureka Measure R, the Eureka Fair Wage Act: YES

Eureka City Council:
Natalie Arroyo

Kim Bergel

We’ve also endorsed several candidates in Congressional and US Senate races.  CLICK HERE to see those endorsements.

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