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Each election cycle, Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest endorses and rates candidates that will fight for access to health care, comprehensive sex ed, and reproductive rights. 

State and Local Ballot Initiatives

Ballot Initiative  Position Election Result
Proposition 15 SUPPORT LOST
Proposition 16 SUPPORT LOST
Proposition 17 SUPPORT WON
Proposition 20 OPPOSE WON
San Diego Measure A  SUPPORT LOST
San Diego Measure B SUPPORT WON

The following candidates for federal office have been Endorsed by Planned Parenthood Action Fund. Election Date: November 3, 2020

An * besides a candidate's name denotes an incumbent.

 Race  Candidate Election Result
President of the United States Joseph Biden WON
Congressional District 36 Raul Ruiz* WON
Congressional District 41 Mark Takano* WON
Congressional District 49 Mike Levin* WON
Congressional District 50 Ammar Campa-Najjar LOST
Congressional District 51 Juan Vargas* WON
Congressional District 52 Scott Peters* WON

The following candidates for the California State Legislature have been Endorsed by Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest. Election Date: November 3, 2020

An * besides a candidate's name denotes an incumbent. 

Race Candidate Endorsement Type
Senate District 23 Abigail Medina LOST
Senate District 31 Richard Roth* WON
Senate District 39 Toni Atkins* WON
Assembly District 60 Sabrina Cervantes*

WON

Assembly District 61 Jose Medina* WON
Assembly District 76 Tasha Boerner Horvath* WON
Assembly District 77 Brian Maienschein* WON
Assembly District 78 Chris Ward WON
Assembly District 79 Shirley Weber* WON
Assembly District 80 Lorena Gonzalez* WON

The following candidates for local office in Imperial County have been Endorsed by Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest. Election Date: November 3, 2020. For the latest election results in Imperial County, click here. 

Race Candidate Election Results
Heber Elementary School District Pompeyo Tabarez WON
Calexico City Council, Short Term Raul Ureña WON

The following candidates for local office in Riverside County have been Endorsed or Rated 100% by Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest. Election Date: November 3, 2020

An * besides a candidate's name denotes an incumbent. For the latest election results in Riverside County click here

Race Candidate Endorsement Type
Desert Community College District, TA 2 Mary Jane Sanchez-Fulton* LOST
San Jacinto Community College District,
TA 1
Edison Gomez-Krauss LOST
Alvord Unified School District, TA 5 Rahman Vace LOST
Coachella Valley Unified School District, TA 1 Stephanie Virgen LOST
Coachella Valley Unified School District, TA 1 Trinidad Arredondo WON
Coachella Valley Unified School District, TA 4 Jocelyn Vargas WON
Moreno Valley Unified School District TA 5 Darrell Peeden* WON
Riverside Unified School District, TA 3 Angelo Farooq* WON
Riverside Unified School District, TA 4 Darlene Elliot LOST
Cathedral City, City Council, District 1 Alan Carvalho LOST
Cathedral City, City Council, District 2 Nancy Ross WON
Coachella City Council Denise Delgado WON
Coachella City Council Neftali Galarza LEADING
Corona City Council, District 3 Meg E'amato LOST
Hemet City Council, District 1 DeniAntionette Mazingo LOST
Indio City Council, District 1 Erin Teran LOST
Indio City Council, District 5 Erick Lemus Nadurille LOST
Lake Elsinore City Council Jorge Lopez LOST
Moreno Valley City Council, District 3 David Marquez* WON
Moreno Valley Mayor Ysxtian Gutierrez* WON
Palm Desert City Council, District 1 Karina Quintanilla WON
Palm Desert City Council, District 2 Steve Moyer LOST
Palm Springs City Council, District 4 Christy Holstege* WON
Palm Springs City Council, District 5 Lisa Middleton* WON
Perris City Council Malcolm Corona* WON
Perris Mayor Michael Vargas* WON
Riverside Mayor Andy Melendrez LOST
Temecula City Council, District 2 Alisha Wilkins LOST
Desert Healthcare District Director, Zone 1 Les Zendle* WON

The following candidates for local office in San Diego County have been Endorsed or Rated 100% by Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest. Election Date: November 3, 2020

An * besides a candidate's name denotes an incumbent. For the latest election results in San Diego County click here

 Race  Candidate Endorsement Type

Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District 

Julie Schorr* WON
Palomar Community College District, TA 2 Nina Deerfield* TRAILING
Palomar Community College District, TA 3 Roberto Rodriguez WON
San Diego Community College District, District B Bernie Rhinerson* WON
San Diego Community College District, District D Mary Graham* WON
Southwestern Community College, Seat 3 Roberto Alcantar* WON
Carlsbad Unified School District, TA 3 Rhonda Guaderrama LOST
Oceanside Unified School District, District  Mike Blessing*  WON
San Diego Unified School District, District A Sabrina Bazzo WON
San Diego Unified School District, District D Richard Barrera* WON
San Diego Unified School District, District E LaWana Richmond LOST
Vista Unified School District, TA 4 Cipriano Vargas* WON
Escondido Union High School District, TA 4 Ogechi Okereke LOST
Cajon Valley Union School District, Seat 4 Monica Hinton LOST
Chula Vista Elementary School District, Seat 4 Kate Bishop WON
Encinitas Union School District  Marlon Taylor WON
Lemon Grove School District  Blanca Brown LOST
Lemon Grove School District Short Term Greg Shibley LEADING
San Diego County Board of Supervisors, District 1 Nora Vargas WON
San Diego County Board of Supervisors, District 3 Terra Lawson-Remer WON
Carlsbad City Council, District 4 Teresa Acosta WON
Chula Vista City Council, District 3 Steve Padilla* WON
Chula Vista City Council, District 4 Andrea Cardenas WON
Del Mar City Council Robert Gans LOST
Del Mar City Council Phil Blair LOST
El Cajon City Council, District 2 Stephanie Harper TRAILING
El Cajon City Council, District 4 Billy Thigpen LOST
El Cajon City Council, District 4 Estela de los Rios LOST
Encinitas City Council, District 2 Kellie Hinze WON
Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear* WON
Escondido City Council, District 3 Dara Czerwonka LOST
Escondido City Council, District 4 Andres Yañez LOST
Imperial Beach City Council, District 2 Mark West* TRAILING
La Mesa City Council Colin Parent* WON
La Mesa City Council Jack Shu WON
Lemon Grove City Council  George Gastil WON
Lemon Grove Mayor Racquel Vasquez* WON
National City, City Council Jose Rodriguez WON
National City, City Council Marcus Bush WON
Oceanside Mayor Esther Sanchez WON
Oceanside City Council, District 3 Amber Newman LOST
Oceanside City Council, District 4 Michelle Gomez LOST
Oceanside Mayor Esther Sanchez WON
San Diego City Attorney Mara Elliott* WON
San Diego City Council, District 1 Joe LaCava WON
San Diego City Council, District 1 Will Moore LOST
San Diego City Council, District 3 Toni Duran LOST
San Diego City Council, District 3 Stephen Whitburn WON
San Diego City Council, District 5 Marni Von Wilpert WON
San Diego City Council, District 7 Raul Campillo WON
San Diego Mayor Barbara Bry LOST
San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria WON
Vista City Council, District 2 Elizabeth Perez LOST
Palomar Health District, Division 2 Vicki Grove LOST
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Endorsement Inquiries

If you're interested in receiving an endorsement from Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest, please email [email protected] to learn more about our process and timelines. Please note that due to the timing of elections in 2020, we may be making endorsements before the candidate filing deadline.