SF D11 Dems Endorsement General Election 2016

S.F. D11 Democratic Club Endorsements for November 8, 2016

Thank you to all the members who turned out to our candidate endorsement meeting on Saturday 9-10-16.
There will be a proposition endorsement meeting on 9-14-16 at Henry's Hunan. RSVP here. 
Candidates listed below met or 
exceeded the 60% threshold for endorsement.

President and Vice President of the U.S.: 

Hilary  Clinton & Tim Kaine 


U.S. Senator: 

Kamala Harris


U.S. House of Representatives, D12: 

Nancy Pelosi


U.S. House of Representatives, D14: 

Jackie Speier


CA State Senator: 

Jane Kim


CA Assemblymember, D17:

David Chiu


CA Assemblymember, D19:

Phil Ting


S.F. District 11 Supervisor: 

Kim Alvarenga


S.F. Board of Education (4): 

Stevon Cook, Matt Haney, Rachel Norton, Mark Sanchez


S.F. City College Board (4): 

Rafael Mandelman, Tom Temprano, Shanell Williams 


BART Board, D9: 

Bevan Dufty


Eboard Endorsements for Nov. 8, 2016

Eboard Recommendations for Nov. 8, 2016


San Francisco Propositions:

Yes Prop A: School Bonds
Yes Prop B: City College Parcel Tax
Yes Prop C: Loans to Finance Acquisition and Rehabilitation of Affordable Housing (General Obligation Bond)
No Recommendation Prop D: Vacancy Appointments
Yes Prop E: Responsibility for Maintaining Street Trees and Surrounding Sidewalks
Yes Prop F: Youth Voting in Local Elections
Yes Prop G: Police Oversight

No Recommendation

Prop H: Public Advocate
Yes Prop I: Funding for Seniors and Adults With Disabilities (AKA Dignity Fund)
Yes Prop J: Funding for Homelessness and Transportation
Yes Prop K: General Sales Tax
Yes Prop L: MTA Appointments and Budget
No Recommendation Prop M: Housing Development Commission
Yes Prop N: Non-Citizens Voting in School Board Elections
No Prop O: Office Development in Candlestick Point and Hunters Point
No Prop P:Competitive Bidding for Affordable Housing Projects on City-Owned Property
No Prop Q: Prohibiting Tents on Public Sidewalks
No Prop R: Neighborhood Crime Unit
Yes Prop S: Allocation of Hotel Tax Funds
Yes Prop T: Restricting Gifts and Campaign Contributions from Lobbyists
No Prop U: Affordable Housing Requirements for Market Rate Development Projects
Yes Prop V: Tax on Distributing Sugar-Sweetened Beverages
Yes Prop W: Real Estate Transfer Tax on Properties Over $5 Million (Free City College)
Yes Prop X: Preserving Space for Neighborhood Arts, Small Businesses and Community Services in Certain Neighborhoods
No Recommendation Prop RR: BART Safety, Reliability and Traffic Relief



President: Hilary Rodham Clinton

U.S. Senator: Kamala Harris

House of Representatives, D12: Nancy Pelosi

House of Representatives, D14: Jackie Speier

State Senator: Jane Kim

District 11 Supervisor: Kim Alvarenga

Board of Education: Stevon Cook, Matt Haney, Rachel Norton, Mark Sanchez

City College Board: Rafael Mandelman, Alex Randolph, Shanell Williams, Tom Temprano

BART Board: Bevan Dufty