Endorsements

Current Candidates

Brandi Gabbard

St. Petersburg City Council District 2

Gina Driscoll

St. Petersburg City Council District 6

Lisset Hanewicz

St. Petersburg City Council District 4

Alumni

Kassandra
Timothe
North Miami City Council District 2
2021
Rhonda
Anderson
Coral Gables Commission Group 2
2021
Sarah
Malega
Lake Worth Beach City Commission
2021
Yvette
Drucker
Boca Raton City Council
2021
Dana
Goldman
Sunny Isles Beach City Commission
2020
Liz
Alpert
Sarasota City Commission
2020
Linda
Julien
Miami Gardens City Council
2020
Shannon
Del Prado
Pinecrest Village Council
2020
Anna
Hochkammer
Pinecrest Village Council
2020
Jack
Porter
Tallahassee City Commission
2020
Leanne
Tellam
Palmetto Bay Vice Mayor
2020
Linda
Hill Anderson
Hollywood City Commission
2020
Nancy
Metayer
Coral Springs City Commission
2020
Arlene
Schwartz
Margate City Commission
2020
Jennifer
Andreu
Plantation City Council
2020
Tamara
James
Dania Beach City Commission
2020
Felicia
Brunson
West Park Mayor
2020
Caprice
Edmond
Pinellas County School Board
2020
Debbi
Hixon
Broward County School Board
2020
Sarah
Leonardi
Broward County School Board
2020

Get Endorsed By Ruth's List

Each cycle, Ruth’s List endorses a group of strong Democratic pro-choice women candidates in races across Florida. If you’re interested in receiving the Ruth’s List Florida endorsement, see below for more information.

Endorsement FAQ

  • What candidates does Ruth’s List endorse?
    • Ruth’s List endorses Democratic pro-choice women candidates running in state and local offices in every part of Florida. Ruth’s List does not endorse men, NPA, or Republican candidates.

  • What races does Ruth’s List endorse in?
    • Governor
    • Agriculture Commissioner
    • Attorney General
    • Chief Financial Officer
    • State Senate
    • State House
    • County Commission
    • Port Commission
    • School Board
    • Soil & Water Board
    • City Commission
    • City Council
  • Does Ruth’s List endorse candidates in non-partisan races?
    • Yes.

  • Is there a deadline to apply for endorsement?
    • Ruth’s List accepts applications throughout the political cycle on a rolling basis. You may submit an application at any time, however, Ruth’s List reserves the right to institute application deadlines as a specific election date approaches. These deadlines will be made available on our website.

  • What do endorsed candidates receive?
    • All endorsed candidates who have opponents in their races will receive a minimum contribution of $250 to their campaign. Additional amounts and technical support may be provided as resources and campaign contribution limits allow.

  • How do you choose which candidates to endorse?
    • All candidates go through an exhaustive and holistic application and review process that is largely based on assessing a candidate’s path to victory. We work with many women, but we do not endorse all of them. When endorsing a candidate, we are affirming to voters, our members, and our donors that we are confident a woman has what it takes to win.

  • What does the application process entail?


For any additional information or questions on the endorsement process, please contact Political Director Kayla vanWieringen at kayla@RuthsListFL.org.