The Contra Costa County Democratic Party (DPCCC) has researched the races and offers the following list of endorsed Democratic candidates and encourage you to vote for them.

Endorsements for local office by the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County

Supervisor District 1:

John Gioiawww.johngioia.org

Supervisor District 4:

No endorsement

District Attorney:

Diana Bectonwww.Becton4da.org

Superintendent of Schools:

Lynn Mackeywww.Lynnmackey.org


Ayore Riaundawww.facebook.com/riaunda.for.auditor.controller

County Assessor:

No recommendation

NO on P: City of Pinole  (NO to Career Politicians. Keep Term Limits). https://www.facebook.com/sayNOonP/

Endorsements by the California Democratic Party

State Controller:

Betty Yee

State Treasurer:

Fiona Ma

Insurance Commissioner:

Ricardo Lara

Secretary of State:

Alex Padilla

Superintendent of Public Instruction:

Tony Thurmond

CA State Assembly 11:

Jim Frazier

CA State Assembly 14:

Timothy S. Grayson

CA State Assembly 15:

No consensus

CA State Assembly 16:

Rebecca Bauer-Kahan

Congressional District 5:

Mike Thompson

Congressional District 9:

Jerry McNerny 

Congressional District 11:

Mark DeSaulnier

Congressional District 15:

Eric Swalwell


Statewide Ballot Measures


Prop 68 - Support              

Prop 69 - Support                  

Prop 70 - Oppose                

Prop 71 - Support   

Prop 72 - Support 

Source: CDP endorsements: https://www.cadem.org/vote/endorsements

Other Races and Measures


Find out who your local clubs have endorsed! Browse the local clubs here

The following candidate races and measures did not receive an endorsement from the California Democratic Party. Use the following links to find non-partisan information on the candidates and measures.

Voter’s Edge CA 
Contra Costa County Elections 
Ballotpedia CA 

Contra Costa County Candidate Races

Supervisor District 4

County Assessor

CA State Assembly 15

Statewide Races

U.S. Senate


Lt. Governor

Attorney General

Board of Equalizaton, Dist. 2

Local Contra Costa County Measures

Measure E – City of Richmond

Measure F– City of Martinez

Measure I – City of Martinez

Measure J – City of Orinda

Measure K – City of Richmond

Measure L – City of Lafayette

Measure S – County Service Area P-5

Regional (9 Bay Area counties) measure.

Regional Measure 3

Voter Information


To look up your voter registration status, polling location, or more, on the County Elections website, go to: https://www.cocovote.us/





There are several important races in 2018! Here are the important dates:

  • May 21, 2018: Last day to register to vote
  • May 29, 2018: Last day to request a vote by mail ballot https://www.cocovote.us/registration-and-voting-options/vote-before-election-day/
  • May 14 - June 5th: Ballot Drop-Off of VBM ballots, 27 locations; https://www.cocovote.us/ballot-drop-off/
  • May 29th - June 2nd, 2018; Regional Early Voting Sites, https://www.cocovote.us/voter-services-center/
  • June 5, 2018: Primary Election
  • November 6, 2018: General Election

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  • Ryan Buckley
    published this page 2018-03-15 15:58:37 -0700