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Primary Election Endorsement Timeline

CENTRAL COMMITTEE

  1. August 20, 2019
    - Friendly Incumbent Considerations
        Mary Graham (SDCCB D)*
        Sharon Whitehurst Payne (SDUSD E)*
    - SCR Endorsement Consideration:
        San Diego Mayor
        San Diego County Board of Education District 1

  2. September 17, 2019
    - Friendly Incumbent Considerations:
        Elena Adams (GCCCT)
        Guadalupe Gonzalez (SDCBOE D2)
    - SCR Endorsement Consideration:
        San Diego County Board of Supervisors District 1*
        San Diego County Board of Supervisors District 2
        San Diego County Board of Supervisors District 3
        Chula Vista City Council District 4*
        San Diego City Council District 7

  3. October 15, 2019
    - SCR Endorsement Consideration
        San Diego City Council District 1
        San Diego City Council District 3
        San Diego City Council District 5

  4. November 19, 2019
    Reconsider any SCR/FIE Races that were inconclusive
    Potential General Election Strategically Critical Considerations

  5. December or January Special Meeting TBD
    San Diego Unified School Board District A
    San Diego County Board of Education District 4

 

AREA CAUCUSES

TBD Joint Area Mayoral Forum in July (North, Metro West and South Areas)
TBD Area Board of Supervisor Forums in August September (North, South and East Areas)

July Endorsement Recommendation Meetings
    South Area:
    - Friendly Incumbent Endorsement Considerations
        Chula Vista City Council District 3 (Steve Padilla)
        San Diego Community College Board Trustee District D (Mary Graham)
        San Diego Unified School School Board Trustee District E (Sharon Whitehurst Payne)
      - Strategically Critical Rating Vote for Chula Vista City Council District 4

    Metro West:
    - Strategically Critical Rating Vote for San Diego County Board of Education District 1

Note: there may be additional meetings without endorsement or rating considerations

August Endorsement Recommendation Meetings
    Metro West Area:
    - San Diego City Council District 7

East Area:
    - Friendly Incumbent Consideration:
        Grossmont Community College Trustee (Elena Adams)

South Area:
    - Friendly Incumbent Consideration:
        San Diego County Board of Education District 2 (Guadalupe Gonzalez)

North Area:
    - San Diego Board of Supervisors District 3

September Endorsement Recommendation Meetings
    Metro West Area:
    - San Diego City Council District 1
    - San Diego City Council District 3

    North Area:
    - San Diego City Council District 5

    East Area:
    - San Diego County Board of Supervisors District 2

October Endorsement Recommendation Meetings
    All Areas:
    - Possible General Election Strategically Critical Rating Considerations

December or January Area Recommendation Meetings
    Metro West Area:
    - San Diego Unified School Board District A
    - San Diego Board of Education District 4

Note: Endorsement Calendar only reflects endorsement and Strategically Critical Rating votes. Additional non-endorsement items may be added to the agenda at the discretion of the Chair and the Executive Board. Changes to the calendar can be submitted by the areas but must be voted on by the Central Committee.
* = pending AREA caucus Strategically Critical or Friendly Incumbent vote