2022 General Election Endorsements

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Dear MGO Members

Thank you for participating in our endorsement votes! Here are the Metropolitan Greater Oakland Democratic Club’s endorsements for the local elections in the November primary:

Oakland City Council, District 2: Nikki Fortunato Bas
Oakland City Council, District 4: Janani Ramachandran
Oakland City Council, District 6: Kevin Jenkins
AC Transit At-Large: Alfred Twu
EBMUD Ward 3: Marguerite Young

Peralta Community College Board, Area 5: Saleem Gilmore
Peralta Community College Board, Area 7: Seth Steward

Measure D (Open space initiative) YES
Measure H (Oakland schools parcel tax extension) YES
Measure Q (Affordable housing authorization) YES
Measure R (Gender neutral language) YES
Measure S (Noncitizen parent voting in school board elections) YES
Measure T (Progressive Business Tax) YES
Measure U (Bond measure for housing, streets, and facilities) YES
Measures Y (Parcel tax to fund the Zoo) YES

Prop 1 – Yes
Prop 26 – No
Prop 27 – No
Prop 28 – Yes
Prop 30 – Yes
Prop 31 – Yes

No candidate met our threshold for endorsement (60%) for Oakland school board districts, 2, 4, and 6, AC Transit Ward 3, or Peralta Area 3.

The Metropolitan-Greater Oakland Democratic Club (MGO) is the oldest Democratic club in Oakland, and has been involved in Oakland politics and public policy for over 60 years.

Metropolitan-Greater Oakland Democratic Club
Presenting Local Government–Keeping It Accountable–Promoting Democratic Values


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