2018 House Endorsees

JStreetPAC is proud to endorse the following House candidates in 2018.
  • Pete Aguilar

    D, CA 31

    Rep. Pete Aguilar represents California's 31st Congressional District in Congress, elected in one of the closest races of the 2014…

  • Colin Allred

    D, TX 32

    Congressman Colin Allred was elected to represent Texas’ 32nd Congressional District in 2018, in one of the most high-profile races…

  • Cindy Axne

    D, IA 3

    Congresswoman Cindy Axne represents Iowa’s Third Congressional District and is one of the first woman elected to represent Iowa in…

  • Karen Bass

    D, CA 37

    Representative Karen Bass was re-elected to a fifth term representing California's 37th Congressional District in November 2018. She made history…

  • Don Beyer

    D, VA 8

    Representative Don Beyer was first elected to represent Virginia’s 8th Congressional District in 2014, where he succeeded former Rep. Jim…

  • Sanford Bishop

    D, GA 2

    Since 1993, Congressman Sanford Bishop has represented Georgia’s 2nd Congressional District. Congressman Bishop sits on the influential House Appropriations Committee.…

  • Earl Blumenauer

    D, OR 03

    Congressman Earl Blumenauer was first elected to represent Oregon's Third Congressional District in 1996. Rep. Blumenauer was born, raised, and…

  • Lisa Blunt Rochester

    D, DE At-large

    Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester has served as Delaware’s at-large member of Congress since 2017. Prior to serving in Congress, Rep.…

  • Suzanne Bonamici

    D, OR 1

    Representative Suzanne Bonamici won a 2012 special election to represent Oregon's 1st Congressional District, which encompasses parts of Portland and…

  • Julia Brownley

    D, CA 26

    Congresswoman Julia Brownley has represented California’s 26th Congressional District since 2013, having won three successive re-election campaigns. Before running for…

  • Cheri Bustos

    D, IL 17

    Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has represented lllinois' 17th Congressional District since 2013. The Congresswoman's defeat of Tea Party Republican Bobby Schilling…

  • GK Butterfield

    D, NC 1

    Since 2004, Representative G. K. Butterfield Jr. has represented North Carolina’s 1st Congressional District in the United States Congress. Prior…

  • Salud Carbajal

    D, CA 24

    Formerly the three-term supervisor of Santa Barbara County, Salud Carbajal was elected to Congress as the Representative for California’s 24th…

  • André Carson

    D, IN 7

    House Democratic Caucus Senior Whip and Democratic Steering and Policy Committee member Rep. André Carson is a reliable ally of pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans in Congress.

  • Sean Casten

    D, IL 6

    Congressman Sean Casten defeated a six-term Republican incumbent in 2018 to represent Illinois 6th Congressional District’s – and its first…

  • Joaquin Castro

    D, TX 20

    In 2012, Congressman Joaquin Castro was elected to represent Texas’ 20th district, the main congressional district for San Antonio and…

  • Gil Cisneros

    D, CA 39

    Congressman Gil Cisneros was elected to represent California’s 39th Congressional District, winning his seat by less than one point in…

  • Judy Chu

    D, CA 27

    Congresswoman Judy Chu has served the people of northern Los Angeles in Congress for over a decade. First running in…

  • Katherine Clark

    D, MA 5

    Congresswoman Katherine Clark has represented Massachusetts’s 5th district in Washington since her victory in a 2013 special election, having been…

  • Yvette Clarke

    D, NY 9

    Congresswoman Yvette Clarke was elected to represent New York’s Ninth Congressional district in 2006 after a six-year career in the…

  • Willliam Lacy Clay

    D, MO 1

    Representative William Lacy Clay was first elected to represent Missouri’s 1st Congressional District in 2000, succeeding his father, William Lacy…

  • James Clyburn

    D, SC 6th

    For over twenty years, Congressman Jim Clyburn has represented South Carolina’s 6th District in the House of Representatives. Clyburn was…

  • Steve Cohen

    D, TN 09

    Rep. Steve Cohen was first elected to represent Tennessee's 9th Congressional District in 2006 as the state’s first Jewish congressman.…

  • Bonnie Watson Coleman

    D, NJ 12

    Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman was first elected in 2014 to represent New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District. A lifelong public servant,…

  • Gerry Connolly

    D, VA 11

    Representative Gerry Connolly is a six-term Congressman representing Virginia’s 11th district, which he won in 2018 with over seventy percent…

  • TJ Cox

    D, CA 21

    Congressman TJ Cox represents California’s 21st Congressional District, located mainly in the San Joaquin Valley.  In 2018, after repeated attempts…

  • Jason Crow

    D, CO 6

    Congressman Jason Crow represents Colorado’s Sixth Congressional District, after unseating five-term Republican incumbent Mike Coffman in 2018. Rep. Crow served…

  • Danny Davis

    D, IL 7

    First elected to the House of Representatives Congress in 1996, Congressman Danny Davis represents Illinois' 7th Congressional District and has…

  • Peter DeFazio

    D, OR 4

    Representative Peter DeFazio is Oregon’s longest serving member in the House of Representatives. The Congressman was first elected to represent…

  • Diana DeGette

    D, CO 1

    Rep. Diana DeGette represents Colorado's First Congressional District, which encompasses the Denver metro area. Rep. DeGette served two terms in…

  • Antonio Delgado

    D, NY 19

    Congressman Antonio Delgado represents New York’s 19th Congressional District in Congress, after unseating former Rep. John Faso in 2018 in…

  • Mark DeSaulnier

    D, CA 11

    Representative Mark DeSaulnier has represented California’s 11th Congressional District since 2015.  A former small business owner, Rep. DeSaulnier has been…

  • Debbie Dingell

    D, MI 12

    A leading voice for the two-state solution, Rep. Dingell represents the largest Arab-American community in the United States.

  • Lloyd Doggett

    D, TX 35

    First elected to Congress in 1995, Rep. Lloyd Doggett represents Texas’s 35th Congressional District, which spans from San Antonio to…

  • Mike Doyle

    D, PA 18

    Congressman Mike Doyle has represented Pennsylvania’s 18th district in Washington since 1995. Before serving in Congress, Doyle worked as chief…

  • Anna Eshoo

    D, CA 18

    Congresswoman Anna Eshoo was first elected in 1992 to represent California’s 14th Congressional District, which encompasses most of Silicon Valley.…

  • Veronica Escobar

    D, TX 16

    Congresswoman Veronica Escobar represents the Texas 16th Congressional District. Prior to running for Congress, in which she won a six-way…

  • Dwight Evans

    D, PA 3

    Congressman Dwight Evans is a two-term representative from Pennsylvania’s 3rd district (the 2nd before the 2018 redistricting). He sought election…

  • Abby Finkenauer

    D, IA 1

    In 2018, Abby Finkenauer soundly defeated Freedom Caucus Representative Rod Blum, becoming, along with fellow Representative Cindy Axne, one of…

  • Bill Foster

    D, IL 11

    Congressman Bill Foster represent has represented Illinois’ 11th Congressional District since 2013, and has served in Congress in 2009, previously…

  • John Garamendi

    D, CA 3

    Congressman John Garamendi currently represents California’s 3rd District in Washington, but has been in public service in some form or…

  • Chuy Garcia

    D, IL 4

    Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García is the representative for Illinois’ Fourth Congressional District. He has served in various roles in Chicago…

  • Jared Golden

    D, ME 2

    Congressman Jared Golden was elected to represent Maine’s Second Congressional District, after narrowly defeating the incumbent in a district that…

  • Al Green

    D, TX 9

    Congressman Al Green has represented Texas’s Ninth Congressional District since 2005. A veteran civil rights advocate, Rep. Green spent over…

  • Raul M. Grijalva

    D, AZ 3

    Representative Raul Grijalva is serving his tenth term representing Arizona’s 3rd Congressional District. Born and raised in Tucson, Arizona, Rep.…

  • Deb Haaland

    D, NM 1

    Congresswomen Deb Haaland handily won an election to represent New Mexico’s First Congressional District after the seat’s previous occupant, J…

  • Josh Harder

    D, CA 10

    Congressman Harder unseated a four-term Republican incumbent to represent California’s 10th Congressional District. A native of the Central Valley, Rep.…

  • Denny Heck

    D, WA 10

    Rep. Denny Heck is an advocate of strong bipartisan support for the US-Israel alliance, and says US leadership towards a two-state solution is more important now than ever.

  • Jared Huffman

    D, CA 2

    Rep. Jared Huffman first won election to represent California’s 2nd Congressional District in 2012. Prior to his election to the…

  • Pramila Jayapal

    D, WA 7

    Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal was first elected as the Representative for Washington’s 7th congressional district in 2016. Rep. Jayapal was born…

  • Eddie Bernice Johnson

    D, TX 30

    Since 1992, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson has represented Texas’s 30th Congressional District, which spans the Dallas metropolitan area. The Congresswoman…

  • Hank Johnson

    D, GA 4

    Representative Hank Johnson is a progressive Democrat running for his eighth term in service serving Georgia’s 4th Congressional District. Prior…

  • Marcy Kaptur

    D, OH 9

    Since 1983, Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur has represented Ohio’s Ninth Congressional District. She serves on the powerful House Appropriations Committee, where…

  • Robin Kelly

    D, IL 2

    Congresswoman Robin Kelly won a special election in 2013 to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. as the representative of Illinois' 2nd…

  • Ro Khanna

    D, CA 18

    Congressman Ro Khanna was elected to represent California’s 17th district, which mostly includes the South San Francisco Bay Area and…

  • Dan Kildee

    D, MI 5

    Congressman Dan Kildee represents Michigan’s Fifth Congressional District, which encompasses Flint, Saginaw, and Bay City.  Before serving in Congress, Rep.…

  • Ann Kirkpatrick

    D, AZ 2

    Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick defeated a number of primary challengers and her Republican opponent to represent Arizona’s Second Congressional District. Rep.…

  • Andy Kim

    D, NJ 3

    Congressman Andy Kim represents New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District. An experienced national security expert and practitioner, Rep. Kim served as…

  • Annie Kuster

    D, NH 2

    Congresswoman Annie Kuster was first elected to represent New Hampshire’s Second Congressional District in 2012, narrowly winning this swingy district…

  • Conor Lamb

    D, PA 17

    Congressman Conor Lamb is a Marine, former federal prosecutor, and the Representative for Pennsylvania’s 17th Congressional District. He was first…

  • Brenda Lawrence

    D, MI 14

    Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence was first elected to represent Michigan’s 14th Congressional District in 2014, after narrowly winning a hotly-contested Democratic…

  • Barbara Lee

    D, CA 13

    Congresswoman Barbara Lee has represented California’s Ninth Congressional District since 1998, and in 2012 won election to represent California’s new…

  • Mike Levin

    D, CA 49

    Congressman Mike Levin represents California’s 49th Congressional District. Rep. Levin succeeded Republican Darrell Issa, a Trump ally and the wealthiest…

  • John Lewis

    D, GA 5

    Rep. John Lewis has represented Georgia's 5th Congressional District since 1987. Recognized as one of the “Big Six” leaders of…

  • Zoe Lofgren

    D, CA 19

    Representative Zoe Lofgren has represented California’s 16th Congressional District since 1994. Prior to her election to Congress, Rep. Lofgren served…

  • Alan Lowenthal

    D, CA 47

    Congressman Alan Lowenthal was first elected to represent California's 47th Congressional District in 2012. After teaching psychology at California State…

  • Tom Malinowski

    D, NJ 7

    Congressman Tom Malinowski represents New Jersey’s Seventh Congressional District, which includes six counties in North-Central New Jersey. A first term…

  • Betty McCollum

    D, MN 4

    Congresswoman Betty McCollum has represented Minnesota's Fourth Congressional District, which includes the St. Paul, since 2001. Before winning election to…

  • Donald McEachin

    D, VA 4

    Congressman Donald McEachin is a member of Congress representing Virginia’s 4th Congressional District. He previously served in the Virginia House…

  • Jim McGovern

    D, MA 2

    A Capitol Hill veteran, Representative Jim McGovern worked for years as a congressional aide before first winning election to Congress…

  • Jerry McNerney

    D, CA 9

    Congressman Jerry McNerney has represented California's 9th Congressional District since 2007. A recognized expert in the fields of energy, telecommunications…

  • Gregory Meeks

    D, NY 5

    Congressman Gregory Meeks has represented New York’s 5th Congressional District since 1998. In Congress, Rep. Meeks serves on the House…

  • Gwen Moore

    D, WI 4

    For over a decade, Congresswoman Gwen Moore has represented Wisconsin's 4th Congressional District which encompasses Milwaukee and its working-class suburbs…

  • Joe Morelle

    D, NY 25

    Congressman Joe Morelle represents New York’s 25th Congressional District in Washington, succeeding JStreetPAC endorsee Louise Slaughter. Rep. Morelle began his…

  • Debbie Mucarsel-Powell

    D, FL 26

    Congresswoman Debbie Mucarsel-Powell now represents Florida’s 26th Congressional District, after narrowly defeating incumbent Carlos Curbelo. Rep. Mucarsel-Powell immigrated to the…

  • Richard Neal

    D, MA 1

    Congressman Richard Neal has represented Massachusetts’ First Congressional District since 1989. A lifelong public servant, he previously served as the…

  • Chris Pappas

    D, NH 1

    Congressman Pappas represents New Hampshire's First Congressional District. Rep. Pappas is a longtime elected official in state politics, who first…

  • Donald Payne Jr.

    D, NJ 10

    Congressman Donald Payne Jr., the Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications, has represented New Jersey’s 10th Congressional District since 2012.

  • Ed Perlmutter

    D, CO 7

    Congressman Perlmutter was first elected to represent Colorado’s Seventh Congressional District in 2006, when he won an impressive victory in…

  • Scott Peters

    D, CA 52

    Congressman Scott Peters has represented California's 52nd Congressional District since 2012. Prior to his career in Congress, Rep. Peters worked…

  • Chellie Pingree

    D, ME 1

    Congresswoman Chellie Pingree was elected in 2008 as the first woman to represent Maine's First Congressional District. Before her election…

  • Mark Pocan

    D, WI 2

    Congressman Mark Pocan was first elected to represent Wisconsin’s 2nd Congressional District in 2012. Born and raised in Kenosha, Wisconsin,…

  • Katie Porter

    D, CA 45

    Congresswoman Katie Porter represents California’s 45th Congressional District. Before running for Congress, Rep. Porter worked as a consumer protection attorney,…

  • David Price

    D, NC 4

    Since 1987, Congressman David Price has served as the representative of North Carolina's Fourth Congressional District. Rep. Price got his…

  • Jamie Raskin

    D, MD 8

    Congressman Jamie Raskin won an election to serve as the representative for Maryland's 8th Congressional District in 2016, and was…

  • Cedric Richmond

    D, LA 2

    Congressman Cedric Richmond was first elected to represent Louisiana’s Second Congressional District, which includes most of New Orleans, in 2010.…

  • Harley Rouda

    D, CA 48

    Congressman Harley Rouda defeated 15-term incumbent Dana Rohrabacher in one of the most high-profile races of 2018 to represent California’s…

  • Dr. Raul Ruiz

    D, CA 36

    Rep. Raul Ruiz was first elected to Congress in 2012, representing California’s 36th congressional district, which includes several communities in…

  • Linda Sanchez

    D, CA 38

    Congresswoman Linda Sanchez has represented California’s 38th Congressional District since 2003. Rep. Sanchez serves on the powerful House Ways and…

  • Mary Gay Scanlon

    D, PA 5

    Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon represents Pennsylvania’s fifth Congressional District. Prior to running for Congress, she was a public interest lawyer…

  • Janice Schakowsky

    D, IL 9

    Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky was first elected to represent Illinois' 9th Congressional District in 1998. Serving in the House Democratic Leadership…

  • Kim Schrier

    D, WA 8

    Congresswoman Kim Schrier represents Washington’s eighth Congressional District. Before being elected to Congress, Rep. Schrier was a pediatrician, and she…

  • Donna Shalala

    D, FL 27

    Congresswoman Donna Shalala represents Florida’s 27th Congressional District, which includes much of Miami, succeeding a fifteen-term Republican incumbent. She is…

  • Elissa Slotkin

    D, MI 8

    Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin represents Michigan’s Eighth Congressional District, unseating a Republican incumbent in a district that voted for Trump by…

  • Adam Smith

    D, WA 9

    Congressman Adam Smith has represented Washington’s Ninth Congressional District since 1997. He first ran for office in 1990, when he…

  • Abigail Spanberger

    D, VA 7

    Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger has represented Virginia’s 7th Congressional District since defeating incumbent Rep. Dave Brat in 2018. The Congresswoman began…

  • Jackie Speier

    D, CA 14

    Representative Jackie Speier is running for her sixth full term in Congress representing California's 14th Congressional District. Prior to her…

  • Eric Swalwell

    D, CA 15

    Since 2012, Congressman Eric Swalwell has represented California's 15th Congressional District. Prior to joining Congress, he worked as a deputy…

  • Mark Takano

    D, CA 41

    Congressman Mark Takano was first elected to represent California’s 41st Congressional District in 2012. Prior to winning election to Congress,…

  • Mike Thompson

    D, CA 5

    Rep. Mike Thompson is serving his tenth term in Congress, representing California's Fifth Congressional District since 199. Thompson was born…

  • Paul Tonko

    D, NY 20

    Rep. Paul Tonko has served as the member of Congress for New York’s 20th Congressional District since 2009. Prior to…

  • Nydia Velazquez

    D, NY 7

    Since 1993, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez has represented the people of New York City. Rep. Velázquez’s district, New York’s Seventh Congressional…

  • Peter Welch

    D, VT At Large

    Representative Peter Welch is service his seventh term as Vermont’s at-large member of Congress. Before his election to Congress in…

  • Jennifer Wexton

    D, VA 10

    Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton unseated Republican incumbent Barbara Comstock in 2018, becoming the first Democrat to represent Virginia’s 10th Congressional District…

  • John Yarmuth

    D, KY 3

    A six-time JStreetPAC endorsee, Rep. John Yarmuth was first elected to represent Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District in 2006. Prior to…