2014 Endorsements

Sierra Club California's tax exemption status (501(c)(4)) allows us to make endorsements for candidates and ballot measures. Below you will find our 2014 endorsements for state legislative offices (Assembly and Senate) in California and statewide offices (Governor, Lt. Governor, etc.) for the November ballot.

For Sierra Club's endorsements for federal offices, including the House of Representatives, click here.

Endorsements for Statewide Offices:

Result

Office

Candidate

Won

Attorney General

Kamala Harris

Won

Controller

Betty Yee

Won

Insurance Commissioner

Dave Jones

Won

Secretary of State

Alex Padilla

Won

Superintendent of Public Instruction

Tom Torlakson

Won

Treasurer

John Chiang

Assembly Endorsements:

Result

District

Candidate

Main City

Chapter

Won

AD 2

Jim Wood

Healdsburg

Redwood

Won

AD 7

Kevin McCarty

Sacramento

Mother Lode

Lost

AD 9

Darrell Fong

Sacramento

Mother Lode

Lost

AD 15

Elizabeth Echols

Berkeley

SF Bay

Lost

AD 16

Tim Sbranti

Tri-Valley

SF Bay

Lost

AD 17

David Campos

San Francisco

SF Bay

Won

AD 22

Kevin Mullin

San Mateo

Loma Prieta

Won

AD 24

Rich Gordon

Cupertino

Loma Prieta

Won

AD 25

Kansen Chu

Milpitas

Loma Prieta/SF Bay

Won

AD 27

Nora Campos

San Jose

Loma Prieta

Won

AD 28

Evan Low

Silicon Valley

Loma Prieta

Won

AD 29

Mark Stone

Monterey

Ventana

Lost

AD 35

Heidi Harmon

San Luis Obispo

Santa Lucia

Won

AD 37

Das Williams

Santa Barbara

Los Padres

Lost

AD 40

Katy Henry

Redlands

San Gorgonio

Won

AD 41

Chris Holden

Pasadena

Angeles

Lost

AD 42

Karalee Hargrove

Hemet

San Gorgonio

Won

AD 43

Mike Gatto

Los Angeles

Angeles

Won

AD 44

Jacqui Irwin

Thousand Oaks

Los Padres

Won

AD 45

Matt Dababneh

Encino

Angeles

Won

AD 46

Adrin Nazarian

Sherman Oaks

Angeles

Won

AD 49

Ed Chau

Arcadia

Angeles

Won

AD 51

Jimmy Gomez

Los Angeles

Angeles

Won

AD 53

Miguel Santiago

Los Angeles

Angeles

Won

AD 62

Autumn Burke

Marina Del Rey

Angeles

Won

AD 63

Anthony Rendon

Lakewood

Angeles

Lost

AD 65

Sharon Quirk-Silva

Fullerton

Angeles

Lost

AD 66

Al Muratsuchi

Torrance

Angeles

Won

AD 70

Patrick O’Donnell

Long Beach

Angeles

Lost

AD 73

Wendy Gabriella

Orange County

Angeles

Won

AD 78

Toni Atkins

San Diego

San Diego

Senate Endorsements:  

Result

District

Candidate

Main City

Chapter

Won

SD 2

Mike McGuire

San Rafael

Redwood

Lost

SD 6

Roger Dickinson

Sacramento

Mother Lode

Won

SD 18

Bob Hertzberg

Van Nuys

Angeles

Won

SD 20

Connie Leyva

San Bernardino

San Gorgonio

Won

SD 24

Kevin de Leon

Encino

Angeles

Won

SD 26*

Ben Allen

Los Angeles

Angeles

Lost

SD 26*

Sandra Fluke

Los Angeles

Angeles

Won

SD 30

Holly Mitchell

Culver City

Angeles

Lost

SD 34

Jose Solorio

Huntington Beach

Angeles

* Dual Endorsement