Politics

We work with local unions to elect “labor warriors” to federal, state and local governing bodies. We endorse candidates who support the issues that matter most to working families, and we fight to unseat those who have proven to be anti-labor.
Our 2020 Endorsements

US President

Joe Biden

US Congress, District 1
Audrey Denney

US Congress, District 3
John Garamendi

CA State Senate, District 1

Pamela Swartz

CA State Assembly, District 1

Elizabeth Betancourt 

Chico City Council, District 1

Curtis Pahlka

Chico City Council, District 3

Ann Schwab

Chico City Council, District 7

Rich Ober

Chico Unified School District

Caitlin Dalby

Linda Hovey

Chico Area Recreation and Park District (CARD)

Michael Worley

Gridley City Council

Jessica McElroy

Catalina Sanchez

Oroville City Council

Janet Goodson

Lisa Torres

Krysi Riggs

Oroville City Elementary School District

Jessica Anthony

Sean Miller

Sharon Nilsson

Statewide Propositions

Proposition 14: Authorizes Bonds to Continue Funding Stem Cell and Other Medical Research. No Recommendation


Proposition 15: Increases Funding for Public Schools, Community Colleges, and Local Government Services by Changing Tax Assessment of Commercial and Industrial Property. Vote YES


Proposition 16: Authorizes California Repeal Proposition 209 Affirmative Action Amendment. Vote YES


Proposition 17: Authorizes California Voting Rights Restoration for Persons on Parole Amendment. Vote YES


Proposition 18: California Voting for 17-Year-Olds Amendment.  Vote YES


Proposition 19: Property Tax Transfers, Exemptions, and Revenue for Wildfire Agencies and Counties Amendment.  Vote YES


Proposition 20: Restricts Parole for Non-violent Offenders. Authorizes Felony Sentences for Certain Offenses Currently Treated Only as Misdemeanors. Vote NO


Proposition 21: Expands Local Government’s Authority to Enact Rent Control on Residential Property. No Recommendation


Proposition 22: Changes Employment Classification Rules for App-based Transportation and Delivery Drivers. Vote NO


Proposition 23: Authorizes State Regulation of Kidney Dialysis Clinics. Establishes Minimum Staffing and Other Requirements. Vote YES


Proposition 24: Amends Consumer Privacy Laws. No Recommendation
Proposition 25: Referendum to Overturn 2018 Law that Replaced Money Bail System with a System Based on Public Safety Risk. Vote YES

Local Ballot Measures

Chico Measure E: Vote YES

Chico Measure G: Vote YES

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