Category Archives: Endorsements

AADCMC Endorses Jheanelle Wilkins In D20

The African-American Democratic Club of Montgomery County has endorsed Jheanelle Wilkins for delegate in District 20. It is with great enthusiasm that we endorse Jheanelle Wilkins to fill the vacant Delegate seat for District 20. Jheanelle embodies a unique combination of attributes including an indefatigable work ethic and strategic outlook that we believe make her the most qualified candidate among… Read more »

Progressive Neighbors Endorses Unger

Progressive Neighbors has endorsed Darian Unger for delegate in D20. Here’s the text of the letter: Progressive Neighbors is proud to endorse Darian Unger to fill the vacant District 20 delegate position. This decision was made after review by our membership, attendance by Steering Committee members at the candidate forums, and extensive discussion and approval by the Steering Committee. We… Read more »

Two Endorsements For Jheanelle Wilkins

This evening, both the Muslim Democratic Club and the Latino Democratic Club both endorsed Jheanelle Wilkins in her bid for the D20 appointment.  Letter from the Muslim Democratic Club: TO: Chair Dave Kunes, Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee FROM: Joint Muslim Community Endorsement Panel, Muslim Democratic Club of Montgomery County Dear Chair Kunes: I am writing to you today to… Read more »

D20: Firefighters/Police For Smith

The firefighters and police unions have endorsed Will Smith for the D20 Senate vacancy. Here’s their Monday letter to the Central Committee. Tonight’s the big night! I’ll be manning the Maryland Scramble Decision Desk throughout the evening, as the returns come in from the outlying precincts. In a few minutes, I’ll be posting the formal applications submitted by David Moon… Read more »

Craig Rice Endorses Will Smith In D20

Councilmember Craig Rice has endorsed Will Smith’s bid for the D20 Senate appointment. From Smith’s Facebook post this afternoon: Dear Democratic Central Committee:  I am writing to express my support for Delegate Will Smith to fill the vacant District 20 senate seat. I have known Delegate Smith for over a decade and have come to know his work and his commitment to… Read more »

Muslim Democratic Club D20 Follow Up Letter

This one is a little curious, so bear with me. We know from last week that the Muslim Democratic Club endorsed Will Smith in the D20 Senate appointment race. Subsequently, there was some noise that David Moon was unhappy with this decision, and wasn’t being shy about saying so. Not worth mentioning, at the time. But now a SECOND Muslim… Read more »

More Moon Endorsements In D20 Race

These aren’t necessarily news to us super cool “in the know” types, but they did happen, and I did get them from the candidate after asking for them, so here’s three more for David Moon. First up, the Marijuana Policy Project. Second and third, the Hispanic Democratic Club and the Coalition of Asian Pacific American Democrats (CAPAD). As I receive… Read more »

Muslim Democratic Club Endorses Will Smith

Here’s a letter that just came into the Maryland Scramble District 20 Decision Desk this evening: Mr. Darrell Anderson Chair Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee 3720 Farragut Avenue #303 Kensington, Maryland Dear Chair Anderson: I am writing to you today to inform you of the Muslim Democratic Club of Montgomery County’s endorsement for the District 20 State Senate vacancy. Upon… Read more »