As an official Caucus of the California Democratic Party (CDP), the CDP Asian Pacific Islander Caucus follows the official endorsements of the California Democratic Party for federal and state races. The CDP Asian Pacific Islander Caucus follows the official endorsements of local County Democratic Parties in local and municipal races. If you are an Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Democrat running for office, please see information below on how to seek endorsements.
Federal and State Races: For more information on California Democratic Party endorsements, visit the California Democratic Party website.
Local and Municipal Races: For more information on local County Democratic Party endorsements, click here for a listing of contact information of the local County Democratic Parties in California.
Official Democratic Party Endorsements
Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Candidates
We need YOUR help to help elect the officially endorsed AAPI candidates of the Democratic Party in these critical races.
Below is a list of official endorsements issued by the California Democratic Party and local County Democratic Parties featuring AAPI candidates. Please contact the campaigns directly and help them win today!
November 3, 2015 Local Elections Preliminary Results
As of 11/4/2015
Mt. San Antonio Community College District
Area 5 – Jay Chen – WON
Garvey School District
Henry Lo* – WON
Riverside Unified School District
I. Angelov Farooq – WON
San Bernardino City Unified School District
Kaiser Ahmed – LOST
San Francisco Mayor
Ed Lee* – WON
Belmont City Council
Doug Kim – WON
Burlingame City Council
Nirmala Bandrapalli – LOST
Foster City Council
Sam Hindi – WON
Millbrae City Council
Wayne Lee* – WON
Belmont-Redwood Shores School District
Huan Phan – WON
Jefferson Elementary School District (2-Year Term)
Clayton Koo – WON
San Mateo-Foster City School District
Audrey Ng* – WON
**If we have missed any Democratic Party-endorsed AAPI candidates, please let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.