Digital Voter Guide

CPF Recommendations: 2020 General Election

California Professional Firefighters recommends candidates based on where they stand on firefighter issues: Public safety funding, job and retirement security, health and safety on the job.

The candidates for state office recommended by CPF are listed below.
NOTE: Federal recommendations provided by your IAFF.

You can also find local election recommendations, provided by your local union. Just enter your address and search endorsements in your area.

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National Recommendations
  • Joe Biden
    President
  • CD 1
    No Recommendation
  • CD 2
    Jared Huffman
  • CD 3
    John Garamendi
  • CD 4
    No Recommendation
  • CD 5
    Mike Thompson
  • CD 6
    Doris Matsui
  • CD 7
    Ami Bera
  • CD 8
    No Recommendation
  • CD 9
    Jerry McNerney
  • CD 10
    Josh Harder
  • CD 11
    Mark DeSaulnier
  • CD 12
    Nancy Pelosi
  • CD 13
    Barbara Lee
  • CD 14
    Jackie Speier
  • CD 15
    Eric Swalwell
  • CD 16
    Jim Costa
  • CD 17
    Ro Khanna
  • CD 18
    Anna Eshoo
  • CD 19
    Zoe Lofgren
  • CD 20
    Jimmy Panetta
  • CD 21
    T.J. Cox
  • CD 22
    No Recommendation
  • CD 23
    Kevin McCarthy
  • CD 24
    Salud Carbajal
  • CD 25
    Christy Smith
  • CD 26
    Julia Brownley
  • CD 27
    Judy Chu
  • CD 28
    Adam Schiff
  • CD 29
    Tony Cardenas
  • CD 30
    Brad Sherman
  • CD 31
    Pete Aguilar
  • CD 32
    Grace Napolitano
  • CD 33
    Ted Lieu
  • CD 34
    Jimmy Gomez
  • CD 35
    Norma Torres
  • CD 36
    Raul Ruiz
  • CD 37
    Karen Bass
  • CD 38
    Linda Sanchez
  • CD 39
    Gil Cisneros
  • CD 40
    Lucille Roybal-Allard
  • CD 41
    Mark Takano
  • CD 42
    No Recommendation
  • CD 43
    Maxine Waters
  • CD 44
    Nanette Barragan
  • CD 45
    Katie Porter
  • CD 46
    Lou Correa
  • CD 47
    Alan Lowenthal
  • CD 48
    Harley Rouda
  • CD 49
    Mike Levin
  • CD 51
    Juan Vargas
  • CD 52
    No Recommendation
  • CD 53
    No Recommendation
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State Recommendations
  • AD 01
    Megan Dahle
  • AD 02
    Jim Wood
  • AD 03
    No Recommendation
  • AD 04
    Cecilia Aguilar-Curry
  • AD 05
    No Recommendation
  • AD 06
    No Recommendation
  • AD 07
    Kevin McCarty
  • AD 08
    Ken Cooley
  • AD 09
    Jim Cooper
  • AD 10
    Marc Levine
  • AD 11
    Jim Frazier
  • AD 12
    Heath Flora
  • AD 13
    No Recommendation
  • AD 14
    Tim Grayson
  • AD 15
    Buffy Wicks
  • AD 16
    Rebecca Bauer-Kahan
  • AD 17
    David Chiu
  • AD 18
    Rob Bonta
  • AD 19
    Phil Ting
  • AD 20
    Bill Quirk
  • AD 21
    Adam Gray
  • AD 22
    Kevin Mullin
  • AD 23
    No Recommendation
  • AD 24
    Marc Berman
  • AD 25
    Alex Lee
  • AD 26
    Devon Mathis
  • AD 27
    Ash Kalra
  • AD 28
    Evan Low
  • AD 29
    Mark Stone
  • AD 30
    Robert Rivas
  • AD 31
    Joaquin Arambula
  • AD 32
    Rudy Salas
  • AD 33
    No Recommendation
  • AD 34
    Vince Fong
  • AD 35
    Jordan Cunningham
  • AD 36
    Tom Lackey
  • AD 37
    Steve Bennett
  • AD 38
    No Recommendation
  • AD 39
    Luz Rivas
  • AD 40
    James Ramos
  • AD 41
    Chris Holden
  • AD 42
    Chad Mayes
  • AD 43
    Laura Friedman
  • AD 44
    Jacqui Irwin
  • AD 45
    Jesse Gabriel
  • AD 46
    Adrin Nazarian
  • AD 47
    Eloise Reyes
  • AD 48
    Blanca Rubio
  • AD 49
    Ed Chau
  • AD 50
    Richard Bloom
  • AD 51
    Wendy Carrillo
  • AD 52
    Freddie Rodriguez
  • AD 53
    Miguel Santiago
  • AD 54
    Sydney Kamlager
  • AD 55
    Phil Chen
  • AD 56
    Eduardo Garcia
  • AD 57
    Lisa Calderon
  • AD 58
    Cristina Garcia
  • AD 59
    Reggie Jones-Sawyer
  • AD 60
    Sabrina Cervantes
  • AD 61
    Jose Medina
  • AD 62
    Autumn Burke
  • AD 63
    Anthony Rendon
  • AD 64
    Mike Gipson
  • AD 65
    Sharon Quirk-Silva
  • AD 66
    Al Muratsuchi
  • AD 67
    Kelly Seyarto
  • AD 68
    Melissa Fox
  • AD 69
    Tom Daly
  • AD 70
    Patrick O'Donnell
  • AD 71
    No Recommendation
  • AD 72
    No Recommendation
  • AD 73
    Laurie Davies
  • AD 74
    Cottie Petrie-Norris
  • AD 75
    Marie Waldron
  • AD 76
    Tasha Boerner Horvath
  • AD 77
    Brian Maienschein
  • AD 78
    Chris Ward
  • AD 79
    Shirley Weber
  • AD 80
    Lorena Gonzalez
  • SD 01
    Brian Dahle
  • SD 03
    Bill Dodd
  • SD 05
    Susan Eggman
  • SD 07
    Steve Glazer
  • SD 09
    Nancy Skinner
  • SD 11
    Scott Wiener
  • SD 13
    Josh Becker
  • SD 15
    Dave Cortese
  • SD 17
    John Laird
  • SD 19
    Monique Limon
  • SD 21
    Scott Wilk
  • SD 23
    No Recommendation
  • SD 25
    Anthony Portantino
  • SD 27
    Henry Stern
  • SD 29
    Josh Newman
  • SD 31
    Richard Roth
  • SD 33
    Lena Gonzalez
  • SD 35
    Steven Bradford
  • SD 37
    Dave Min
  • SD 39
    Toni Atkins
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State Ballot Measures
  • Prop 15
    Yes
  • Prop 16
    Yes
  • Prop 18
    Yes
  • Prop 19
    Yes
  • Prop 22
    No
  • Prop 23
    Yes
  • Prop 24
    Yes
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