Endorsements (2022)

On June 11, 2022, the 40th LD Democrats met online and endorsed the following candidates:

  • Debra Lekanoff – Washington Legislative District 40 State Representative Position 1
  • Alex Ramel – Washington Legislative District 40 State Representative Position 2
  • Rick Larsen and Jason Call – U.S. House of Representatives District 2 (dual endorsement)
  • Sandy Perkins – Skagit County Auditor
  • Jackie Brunson – Skagit County Treasurer
  • Jenifer Howson – Skagit County District Court Judge Position 3
  • Mary Yu – Washington State Supreme Court Justice Position 1


Endorsement Eligibility:

1. Candidates in a partisan race must declare as a Democrat or hold known affiliation with the Democratic Party and democratic ideals.

2. Non-judicial candidates who reside within the 40th District must be members in good standing of the 40th LD Democrats at the time their endorsement is considered.


How to Apply:

Campaigns must complete and submit their questionnaire by 5:00pm on the Thursday following the end of the filing period.  Questionnaires must be submitted as PDFs named as “[Candidate’s Name] for [Position]” (example: John Doe for Mayor of Anacortes). For questions, please email 40thdems@gmail.com.

Decisions on endorsements are made at our annual endorsement meeting, where all candidates being considered for endorsement are welcome to speak to our membership for up to 2 minutes.

Endorsement Questionnaire (PDF)

NOTE!  This is the endorsement questionnaire for 2022.

Endorsement Policy (PDF)

Click here to view our endorsement policy.

Become a Member

Click here to view our membership form.

Meeting Registration

Registration is not yet open for the 2023 endorsement meeting

Meeting Agenda

Meeting agenda TBA.  When the 2023 agenda is prepared, you will be able to click here to find it.