Endorsements

Groups that have endorsed us:

  • United Auto Workers (UAW), Region 1
  • National Education Association/Michigan Education Association
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • SEIU MI State Council
  • Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters
  • Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
  • National Organization for Women
  • Michigan Laborers Union
  • Operating Engineers Local 324
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • Pipefitters Local 636
  • Plumbers Local 98
  • MI Building and Construction Trades Council
  • Detroit Building Trades Council
  • SMART, United Transportation Union
  • Elevator Constructors Local 36
  • Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 514
  • Heat and Frost Insulators Local 25
  • Roofers Local 149
  • Painters District Council 1M
  • Iron Workers Local 25
  • Police Officers Association of Michigan
  • Michigan Association of Public Employees
  • Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Union Local 2
  • Michigan Maritime Trades Port Council
  • Boilermakers Local 169
  • UNITE HERE Local 24
  • Communications Workers of America
  • International Association of Machinists
  • Michigan State Utility Workers Council
  • Michigan Association of Police Organizations (MAPO)
    • Detroit Police Command Officers Association
    • Detroit Police Lieutenants and Sergeants Association
    • Detroit Police Officers Association
    • Grand Rapids Police Command Officers Association
    • Grand Rapids Police Officers Association
    • Kalamazoo Police Supervisors Association
    • Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers Association
    • Michigan State Police Command Officers Association
    • Michigan Association of Police
    • Michigan State Police Troopers Association
    • Police Officers Labor Council
    • Warren Police Command Officers Association
    • Warren Police Officers Association

Individuals who have endorsed our campaign:

  • Carl Levin, Former United States Senator

  • Warren Evans, Wayne County Executive

  • Jessica Cooper, Oakland County Prosecutor

  • Jim Nash, Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner

  • Gwen Markham, Novi City Councilperson

  • Andy Meisner, Oakland County Treasurer
  • Marcia Gershenson, Oakland County Commissioner

  • Helaine Zack, Oakland County Commissioner

  • Dave Woodward, Oakland County Commissioner

  • Nancy Quarles, Oakland County Commissioner

  • Gary McGillivary, Oakland County Commissioner

  • Diane Webb, Wayne County Commissioner

  • Kevin McDaniel, Auburn Hills Mayor

  • Anne Doyle, Former Auburn Hills Councilperson and Author of “Powering Up! How America’s Women Achievers become Leaders”

  • Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter

  • Ramesh Verma, Trustee of Novi City Library Board

  • Rebekah Warren, State Senator
  • David Knezek, State Senator

  • Vince Gregory, State Senator

  • Alma Wheeler Smith, Former State Senator, member of the Michigan Civil Rights Commission

  • Adam Zemke, State Representative

  • Ronnie Peterson, State Representative

  • George Darany, Dearborn City Clerk and Former State Representative

  • Elizabeth Bauer, Former Michigan State School Board President

  • Mary Kerwin, Former Troy School Board Member

  • Beth Morrison, Former CEO of HAVEN, Oakland County’s Only Comprehensive Program for Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

  • Kathleen Straus, Former Michigan State Board of Education President

  • Jim Rasor, Former Royal Oak City Commissioner

  • John Jacobs, Attorney

  • Renee Chelian, women’s reproductive rights activist

  • Former Detroit Mayor Dave Bing

  • Former Congressman Dale Kildee

  • Former Congressman Dennis Hertel