New York Working Families Party 2018 Endorsements

The New York Working Families Party has endorsed the following candidates:

Statewide Office

Cynthia Nixon Governor
Jumaane Williams Lieutenant Governor
Tom DiNapoli Comptroller
Letitia James Attorney General *
Zephyr Teachout Attorney General *


U.S. Congress

Kirsten Gillibrand U.S. Senate
Liuba Grechen Shirley Representative in Congress, 2nd District
Thomas R. Suozzi Representative in Congress, 3rd District
Grace Meng Representative in Congress, 6th District
Nydia M. Velazquez Representative in Congress, 7th District
Hakeem S. Jeffries Representative in Congress, 8th District
Yvette D. Clarke Representative in Congress, 9th District
Jerrold L. Nadler Representative in Congress, 10th District
Max N. Rose Representative in Congress, 11th District
Carolyn B. Maloney Representative in Congress, 12th District
Adriano Espaillat Representative in Congress, 13th District
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Representative in Congress, 14th District
Jose E Serrano Representative in Congress, 15th District
Eliot L. Engel Representative in Congress, 16th District
Nita M. Lowey Representative in Congress, 17th District
Sean Patrick Maloney Representative in Congress, 18th District
Antonio Delgado Representative in Congress, 19th District
Paul D. Tonko Representative in Congress, 20th District
Anthony J. Brindisi Representative in Congress, 22nd District
Tracy Mitrano Representative in Congress, 23rd District
Dana Balter Representative in Congress, 24th District
Joseph Morelle Representative in Congress, 25th District
Brian Higgins Representative in Congress, 26th District
Nathan D. McMurray Representative in Congress, 27th District


State Senate

Kathleen Bradbury Cleary State Senator, 2nd District
Monica Martinez State Senator, 3rd District
Louis D’Amaro State Senator, 4th District
James Gaughran State Senator, 5th District
Kevin Thomas State Senator, 6th District
Anna Kaplan State Senator, 7th District
John Brooks State Senator, 8th District
Todd Kaminsky State Senator, 9th District
James Sanders, Jr. State Senator, 10th District
John Liu State Senator, 11th District
Michael Gianaris State Senator, 12th District
Jessica Ramos State Senator, 13th District
Leroy G. Comrie Jr. State Senator, 14th District
Joseph P. Addabbo Jr. State Senator, 15th District
Toby Ann Stavisky State Senator, 16th District
Blake Morris State Senator, 17th District
Julia Salazar State Senator, 18th District
Roxanne Persaud State Senator, 19th District
Zellnor Y. Myrie State Senator, 20th District
Kevin S. Parker State Senator, 21st District
Andrew Gounardes State Senator, 22nd District
Jasmine L. Robinson State Senator, 23rd District
Velmanette Montgomery State Senator, 25th District
Brian Kavanagh State Senator, 26th District
Brad M. Hoylman State Senator, 27th District
Liz Krueger State Senator, 28th District
Jose M. Serrano State Senator, 29th District
Brian A. Benjamin State Senator, 30th District
Robert Jackson State Senator, 31st District
Luis Sepulveda State Senator, 32nd District
J. Gustavo Rivera State Senator, 33rd District
Alessandra Biaggi State Senator, 34th District
Andrea Stewart-Cousins State Senator, 35th District
Jamaal Bailey State Senator, 36th District
Shelley B. Mayer State Senator, 37th District
Julie Goldberg State Senator, 38th District
James G. Skoufis State Senator, 39th District
Peter B. Harckham State Senator, 40th District
Karen S. Smythe State Senator, 41st District
Jen Metzger State Senator, 42nd District
Aaron W. Gladd State Senator, 43rd District
Neil Breslin State Senator, 44th District
Pat Courtney Strong State Senator, 46th District
Michelle Ostrelich State Senator, 49th District
John W. Mannion State Senator, 50th District
Joyce St George State Senator, 51st District
Rachel May State Senator, 53rd District
Kenan S. Baldridge State Senator, 54th District
Jennifer A. Lunsford State Senator, 55th District
Jeremy A Cooney State Senator, 56th District
Michael Lausell State Senator, 58th District
Carima El Behairy State Senator, 60th District
Joan Seamans State Senator, 61st District
Timothy Kennedy State Senator, 63rd District


State Assembly

Fred Thiele Assembly Member, 1st District
Steven Englebright Assembly Member, 4th District
Philip Ramos Assembly Member, 6th District
Thomas Murray Assembly Member, 7th District
Christine Pellegrino Assembly Member, 9th District
Steve Stern Assembly Member, 10th District
Kimberly Jean Pierre Assembly Member, 11th District
Michael Marcantonio Assembly Member, 12th District
Charles D. Lavine Assembly Member, 13th District
Michael Reid Assembly Member, 14th District
Allen Foley Assembly Member, 15th District
Anthony D’Urso Assembly Member, 16th District
Taylor Raynor Assembly Member, 18th District
William Carr Assembly Member, 19th District
Judy Griffin Assembly Member, 21st District
Michaelle Solages Assembly Member, 22nd District
Stacey Pheffer Amato Assembly Member, 23rd District
Nily D. Rozic Assembly Member, 25th District
Edward C. Braunstein Assembly Member, 26th District
Daniel A Rosenthal Assembly Member, 27th District
Andrew Hevesi Assembly Member, 28th District
Alicia Hyndman Assembly Member, 29th District
Michele Titus Assembly Member, 31st District
Clyde Vanel Assembly Member, 33rd District
Jeffrion L. Aubry Assembly Member, 35th District
Aravella Simotas Assembly Member, 36th District
Catherine Nolan Assembly Member, 37th District
Aridia Espinal Assembly Member, 39th District
Ronald T. Kim Assembly Member, 40th District
Helene E. Weinstein Assembly Member, 41st District
Rodneyse Bichotte Assembly Member, 42nd District
Diana Richardson Assembly Member, 43rd District
Robert C. Carroll Assembly Member, 44th District
Steven Cymbrowitz Assembly Member, 45th District
Ethan Lustig-Elgrably Assembly Member, 46th District
William Colton Assembly Member, 47th District
Peter J. Abbate, Jr. Assembly Member, 49th District
Jo Anne Simon Assembly Member, 52nd District
Maritza Davila Assembly Member, 53rd District
Latrice Walker Assembly Member, 55th District
Tremaine Wright Assembly Member, 56th District
Walter T. Mosley III Assembly Member, 57th District
N. Nick Perry Assembly Member, 58th District
Jaime Williams Assembly Member, 59th District
Patricia Kane Assembly Member, 61st District
Adam Baumel Assembly Member, 64th District
Yuh-Line Niou Assembly Member, 65th District
Linda B. Rosenthal Assembly Member, 67th District
Alfred Taylor Assembly Member, 71st District
Carmen De La Rosa Assembly Member, 72nd District
Dan Quart Assembly Member, 73rd District
Harvey D. Epstein Assembly Member, 74th District
Richard N. Gottfried Assembly Member, 75th District
Rebecca Seawright Assembly Member, 76th District
Michael Blake Assembly Member, 79th District
Jeffrey Dinowitz Assembly Member, 81st District
Amanda Septimo Assembly Member, 84th District
Victor M. Pichardo Assembly Member, 86th District
Karines Reyes Assembly Member, 87th District
Amy R. Paulin Assembly Member, 88th District
Anthony Nicodemo Assembly Member, 90th District
Steven Otis Assembly Member, 91st District
Thomas Abinanti Assembly Member, 92nd District
David Buchwald Assembly Member, 93rd District
Vedat Gashi Assembly Member, 94th District
Sandra R. Galef Assembly Member, 95th District
Kenneth Zebrowski Assembly Member, 96th District
Ellen Jaffee Assembly Member, 97th District
Scott Martens Assembly Member, 98th District
Matt Rettig Assembly Member, 99th District
Aileen M. Gunther Assembly Member, 100th District
Chad McEvoy Assembly Member, 101st District
Aidan S. O’Connor, Jr. Assembly Member, 102nd District
Kevin Cahill Assembly Member, 103rd District
Laurette Giardino Assembly Member, 105th District
Didi Barrett Assembly Member, 106th District
Tistrya G. Houghtling Assembly Member, 107th District
Patricia A. Fahy Assembly Member, 109th District
Phillip G. Steck Assembly Member, 110th District
Angelo L. Santabarbara Assembly Member, 111th District
D. Billy Jones Assembly Member, 115th District
Addie A. E. Jenne Assembly Member, 116th District
Keith A. Rubino Assembly Member, 118th District
Christopher J. Salatino Assembly Member, 119th District
Gail E. Tosh Assembly Member, 120th District
Donna A. Lupardo Assembly Member, 123rd District
Bill Batrowny Assembly Member, 124th District
Keith Batman Assembly Member, 126th District
Albert A. Stirpe, Jr. Assembly Member, 127th District
Pamela Jo Hunter Assembly Member, 128th District
Christopher Comegys Assembly Member, 130th District
Barbara A Baer Assembly Member, 133rd District
Andrew G Gilchrist Assembly Member, 135th District
Jamie L Romeo Assembly Member, 136th District
Harry B Bronson Assembly Member, 138th District
Crystal Peoples Assembly Member, 141st District
Patrick Burke Assembly Member, 142nd District
Monica Piga Wallace Assembly Member, 143rd District
Joseph DiPasquale Assembly Member, 144th District
Karen McMahon Assembly Member, 146th District
Luke Wochensky Assembly Member, 147th District
Sean Ryan Assembly Member, 149th District
Judith Einach Assembly Member, 150th District


Local Office

Terry Clements Westchester County Legislature, District 11
Tess Cooper Wawarsing Town Clerk
Reginald J. Earls Councilman, Town of Woodstock
Juan Figueroa Ulster County Sheriff
Ann H. Gallelli Village Trustee, Croton-on-Hudson
Robert Gaus Greene County Coroner
Anthony Grice Councilman-At-Large, City of Newburgh, County of Orange, State of Newburgh (to fill a vacancy)
Torrance R. Harvey Mayor, City of Newburgh, County of Orange, State of Newburgh (to fill a vacancy)
Omar Herrera Village of Ossining Mayor
David Kezafrika Village of Ossining Village Trustee
Joshua B. Lipsman Greene County Coroner
Michael MacIsaac Saugerties Town Board
Lee McGunnigle Greene County Treasurer
Nancy Montgomery Putnam County Legislature, District 1
Daniel Natchez Trustee of the Village of Mamaroneck
Patricia Riley Peekskill Common Council
Andy Simmons Village Trustee, Croton-on-Hudson
Shanae V. Williams Member of the Yonkers City Council Representing the First Council
Joseph D. Kozloski Greene County Legislator, District 1
Tara Langworth Member of Dutchess County Legislature District 22 (for an unexpired term)
Joan Cergol Councilmember, Town of Huntington
Amy Fortunato Councilman, Town of Smithtown
Jillian Guthman Receiver of Taxes, Town of Huntington
Jay Schneiderman Comptroller, County of Suffolk
Helen A. Bartone Montgomery County, County Clerk, 4 year term
Karen M. Beebe Broome County Legislature 12th District Broome County
Kregg Bruno Town of Peru Councilman
Carole Claren-Weaver Rensselaer County Legislator Legislative District 1 (unexpired term)
Daniel W. Coffey Member of Town Council, Town of Bethlehem
Mary Pat Donnelly County of Rensselaer, District Attorney
Timmy DuBrey Highway Superintendent
Melinda “Lindy” Ellis Franklin County Legislator, Legislative District 7 (unexpired term)
David Favro County of Clinton Sheriff
Jason Frament Village Trustee, Village of Scotia
Bridget Fritz Town of East Greenbush Town Council (unexpired Term)
Thomas Gifford Mayor, Village of Scotia
James Glorioso, Jr. Sheriff County of Montgomery (4 Year Term)
Heather M. Gray Village Trustee, Village of Scotia
John M. Hinchcliff Town of Spafford, Town Councilor (to fill vacancy)
Cara M. Jasenski Ackerley Schenectady County Clerk
Mary Kaminsky Broome County Legislature 14th District Broome County
Bridget Kane Broome County Legislature, 6th District Broome County
Charles Kostyk Town of Plattsburgh Councilperson
Robert M. Maciol Oneida County Sheriff
Jordanna Mallach Franklin County Sheriff
Mike Montes Onondaga County Sheriff
Barbara Mullen Broome County Legislature 5th District Broome County
Richard Perkins St. Lawrence County Legislature, District 7
Benjamin Reynolds Village Trustee, Village of Johnson City, Broome County
Joseph Rizzo Village Trustee, Village of Scotia
Matthew Ryan Sheriff Broome County New York
Susan Ryan Broome County Legislator, 11th District Broome County
Rob Rynearson Broome County Legislator 2nd District Broome County
James Sienkiewycz St. Lawrence County Coronor
Heather R. Staley Councilman Town of Union Broome County
Nicole Terminelli St. Lawrence County Legislature, District 14
Lori Wahila Councilman Town of Union Broome County
Michelle M. Ames County Legislator, 1st District – 1 Year Term
Kyle Andrews Niagara County Treasurer
Matthew J. Brown Fairport Village Trustee
Julie M. Domaratz Fairport Village Mayor
Jerome Emanuel Chemung County Executive, 4 year term
Jude Gardner Pomfret Highway Superintendent
Joseph Gerace Chautaugua County Sheriff
Kevin Henderson Sheriff – Ontario County
Christa Heyward Chemung County Legislator, 14th Legislative District, 4 year term
Peter Keenan Chemung County Legislator, 12th Legislative District, 4 year term
Beatriz B. LeBron Rochester Commissioner of Schools, 1 Year Term
Tanish Logan-Lattimore Chemung County Legislator, 13th Legislative District, 4 year term
Deborah Lynch Chemung County Legislator, 3rd Legislative District, 4 year term
Angela Marinucci County Clerk, County of Erie
Jacquelyn McLean Councilman (To Fill A Vacancy) Town of Collins, County of Erie
Cecelia Menhennett Tioga County Legislature, Legislative District 1, 3-year Term
William Reece Councilmember (To Fill A Vacancy) 1st Ward, City of Tonawanda, County of Erie
S. Michael Rua City Attorney, (To Fill A Vacancy) City of Tonawanda, Erie County
Timothy J. Slisz Fairport Village Trustee
Andrew Stow Chemung County Legislator, 5th Legislative District, 4 year term


Judicial Endorsements

Susan M. Capeci County Court Judge, Westchester County
Thomas Mansfield Dutchess County Surrogate Court Judge
Jeffrey C. Martin Dutchess County Family Court Judge
Bryan M. Clenahan Guilderland Town Justice
John Connor, Jr. City Judge, City of Hudson
Brendon Dupree, Esq. Beekmantown Town Justice, Clinton County
Teneka Frost Schenectady City Court Judge
Macia LeMay Ogdensburg City Court Judge
John Lockwood Glenville Town Justice
Jessica K. Reynolds-Amuso Oneida County Family Court Judge
Shadia Tadros City of Syracuse, City Court Judge
David Thurston City Court Judge
Michelle VanWoeart Princetown Town Justice
Daniel Cavarello Town Justice of Tonawanda
Moira Cooper Evans Town Justice
Debra Givens Erie County Court Judge
Shannon Heneghan Buffalo City Court Judge
Jessica Kulpit Lancaster Town Justice
Michael Lopez Rochester City Court Judge
James McLeod Buffalo City Court Judge City
Michael Pastrick Orchard Park Town Justice
Barry Porsch Seneca County Court
Fatimat O. Reid Family Court Judge
Michael Schneider Colden Town Justice Town
Zuleika Z. Shepard Family Court Judge
James Speyer Cheektowaga Town Justice