Endorsements for Bernie Sanders



Sunrise Movement

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Congresswoman, NY14

Ilhan Omar, Congresswoman for MN05

Rashida Tlaib, Congresswoman for MI13


“If Bernie Sanders, in the minority in the Senate, can get 350,000 Americans a raise, imagine what he’ll do when he’s President on the United States.” - <Ro Khanna
“If Bernie Sanders, in the minority in the Senate, can get 350,000 Americans a raise, imagine what he’ll do when he’s President of the United States.”
Ro Khanna

“Bernie has a proven, powerful, and compelling message of economic fairness and environmental justice that will resonate across America.”
Peter Welch

“Bernie Sanders is unique among the candidates, not only for the power of his progressive vision and his genuine sincerity, but also for how he calls for a new participatory politics, something that PDA has stood for since our founding in 2004.”
– Alan Minsky
Progressive Democrats of America


Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar
Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib

Senator Patrick Leahy
Congressman Peter Welch
Congressman Ro Khanna
Vermont Lieutenant Governor David Zuckerman
Rhode Island State Senator Sam Bell
New Hampshire State Representative Josh Adjutant
South Carolina State Representative Terry Alexander
New Hampshire State Representative Ryan Buchanan
Massachusetts State Representative Mike Connolly
Colorado State Representative Emily Sirota
Maine State Representative Mike Sylvester
Hawaii State Representative Tina Wildberger
New London, Connecticut Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio
San Juan, Puerto Rico Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz
Former Ohio State Senator Nina Turner
Former Hawaii State Representative Kaniela Ing
Former Hawaii State Representative Matthew LoPresti
Former New York Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino
Former Colorado State Senator Linda Powers
Former Rhode Island State Representative Aaron Regunberg
Former Maine State Representative Diane Russell
Texas Congressional Candidate Sema Hernandez
San Francisco Mayoral Candidate Mike Caccioppoli
Former Senate Candidate Paula Jean Swearengin
South Carolina State Representative Justin Bamberg
South Carolina State Representative Wendell Gilliard
South Carolina State Representative Cezar McKnight
South Carolina State Representative Krystle Simmons
South Carolina State Representative Ivory Thigpen
South Carolina State Representative Shedron Williams
New York Assemblymember Ron Kim
New Hampshire State Representative Mark King
New Hampshire State Representative Jane Schmidt
Illinois State Senator Robert Peters

Local Officials

Vice Chair Of The Arizona Democratic Party Brianna Westbrook
Chair of the San Francisco Democratic Party David Campos
Chicago City Council Member Carlos Ramirez-Rosa
Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant
Akron City Council Member Tara L. Samples
Former Richmond City Council Member Jovanka Beckles
Former Asheville City Council Member Cecil Bothwell

International Leaders

Bolivian President Evo Morales
Canadian MP Niki Ashton
British MP Richard Burgon
British MP Laura Pidcock
Scottish MP Ross Greer
Knesset and Maki Central Committee Member Dov Khenin
German Bundestag Member & Leader of the Left Party Bernd Riexinger
German Bundestag Member Stefan Liebich
German Bundestag Member Niema Movassat
Green Party of England and Wales Health Spokesperson Larry Sanders
Former British MP George Galloway
Former Canadian MP Svend Robinson
Former British Ambassador To Uzbekistan Craig Murray


Sunrise Movement
People’s Action
Brand New Congress
Our Revolution
The People For Bernie
Doctors for Bernie
Progressive Democrats Of America
Democratic Socialists Of America
Young Democratic Socialists Of America
Democratic Socialists Of America Detroit Chapter
Democratic Socialists Of America Iowa City Chapter
Democratic Socialists Of America Philadelphia Chapter
Democratic Socialists Of America Phoenix Chapter
Democratic Socialists Of America Seattle Chapter
Dream Defenders
Socialist Alternative
Young Labour (United Kingdom)


United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America
National Union of Healthcare Workers
National Nurses United
United Teachers Los Angeles
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union
PA International Brotherhood of Teamsters
NH American Postal Workers Union
Boston Independent Drivers Guild
IA International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers: Local 1634
NH SEA/SEIU Local 1984

Notable Individuals

Former Health Director of Detroit Abdul El-Sayed
Political Organizer Analilia Mejia
Political Aide & ACLU Political Director Faiz Shakir
Political Adviser Jeff Weaver
RAICES Chief of Advocacy Erika Andiola
Former CWA President Larry Cohen
Former National Nurses United Director RoseAnn Demoro
Former DNC URC Member & Political Activist Nomiki Konst
Political Activist Gregory McKelvey
Political Activist Linda Sarsour
Founder of the Free Software Foundation & GNU Project Richard Stallman
Former President of National Writers United John Tasini
Founder and President of the Arab American Institute James Zogby
Co-founder of Justice Democrats and Host of Secular Talk Kyle Kulinski
Founder of Status Coup Jordan Chariton
The Guardian Columnist Owen Jones
Jacobin Publisher and Founding Editor Bhaskar Sunkara
Journalist Paul Mason
Journalist David Sirota
Journalist Briahna Joy Gray
Ben & Jerry’s Co-founder Ben Cohen
Ben & Jerry’s Co-founder Jerry Greenfield
Political Consultant Adriel Hampton
Journalist and Political Analyst Raza Rumi
College Administrator and Bernie’s Wife Jane O’Meara Sanders
Public Intellectual & Social Activist Cornel West
Labor Leader Chuck Jones


Actor Danny Devito
Actor Rob Delaney
Actor James Cromwell
Actor John Cusack
Actor Ray Fisher
Actor Sandy Fox
Actor Danny Glover
Actor Savion Glover
Actor Justin Long
Actor Mark Ruffalo
Actor Tim Robbins
Adult Film Actor Cherie Deville
Comedian James Adomian
Comedian Trae Crowder
Comic Book Artist Bill Sienkiewicz
Filmmaker Rick Overton
Film Director Josh Fox
Film Director Morgan J. Freeman
Film Director Adam McKay
Film Director Michael Moore
Model Madison Welch
Music Producer Tommie Sunshine
Musical Group London After Midnight
Musical Group The Dirty Clergy
Musical Group Tony! Toni! Toné!
Musician Belinda Carlisle
Musician Ezra Koenig
Musician Raffi Cavoukian
Musician Sarah Lee Guthrie
Musician Austin Lucas
Musician Justine Sane
Musician Mika
Musician Noelle Scaggs
NFL Athlete Michael Bennett
Photographer Danny Lyon
Professional Wrestler David Starr
Rapper Cardi B
Rapper Killer Mike
Rapper Tony Tig
Rapper Lil Yachty
Voice Actor Greg Cipes
YouTube Personality TJ Kirk