The 2018 election is the most important midterm election in our lifetimes. It’s our chance to stop the Trump agenda and elect Democrats up and down the ballot. Which we think is a good idea because have you seen the news lately? Yikes.
We need to flip 23 seats to win back the House of Representatives. And eight of the most flippable districts are right where Crooked Media rests its little crooked hat, here in California.
Bio: Navy veteran, ex-Republican, philanthropist.
Endorsements: Backed by DCCC, Serve America PAC, 14 Congressional Dems
Standing: Slightly ahead of both Republicans in the polls
Bio: Former teacher, workers' rights advocate, and businessman
Endorsements: Our Revolution, People for Bernie Sanders
Standing: Slightly behind Cisneros and the other Republicans at the top of the polls
Bio: Tech entrepreneur, grassroots favorite
Endorsements: Indivisible (local chapter and national), DCCC, Sierra Club, Progressive Democrats of America, 10 Congressional Dems, 2 other Dem candidates that have withdrawn
Standing: Slight lead in the polls
Bio: Stem cell researcher
Endorsements: California State Party, 2 Congressional Dems
Standing: Slightly behind
Bio: Environmental lawyer, former head of the Orange County Democratic Party.
Endorsements: Indivisible, Sierra Club, 53% of support from state delegates
Standing: Currently leading in the polls
Bio: Policy staffer on the Clinton campaign, would become the youngest woman elected to Congress at 29 years
Endorsements: EMILY's List, NARAL, and a few Dem Representatives
Standing: Gaining in the polls in the last month
Bio: Retired Marine, lost to Issa in 2016 by 1,600 votes
Endorsements: South Orange County Democratic Party, Justice Democrats
Standing: Began in the lead, but has trended downward in polls