Democratic and Endorsed Candidates

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Candidates listed here are either Democratic candidates or candidates for non-partisan office that have been endorsed by the Kent County Democratic Party. The KCDP does not endorse in Democratic primaries. Please see our endorsement policy for more information.

Targeted Races

Hillary Scholten headshot

Hillary Scholten

United States House of Representatives, 3

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David LaGrand headshot

David LaGrand

Michigan State Senate, 30

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Rachel Hood headshot

Rachel Hood

Michigan State House, 81

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John Fitzgerald headshot

John Fitzgerald

Michigan State House, 83

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Carol Glanville headshot

Carol Glanville

Michigan State House, 84

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Endorsed Candidates

Jerry Hillard headshot

Jerry Hillard

United States House of Representatives, District 2

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Hillary Scholten headshot

Hillary Scholten

United States House of Representatives, District 3

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Kai Degraaf

Michigan State Senate, District 18

Kim Jorgensen Gane headshot

Kim Jorgensen Gane

Michigan State Senate, District 20

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Winnie Brinks headshot

Winnie Brinks

Michigan State Senate, District 29

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David LaGrand headshot

David LaGrand

Michigan State Senate, District 30

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Mark Bignell headshot

Mark Bignell

Michigan State Senate, District 33

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Leah Groves

Michigan State House, District 78

Kimberly Kennedy-Barrington headshot

Kimberly Kennedy-Barrington

Michigan State House, District 79

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Phil Skaggs headshot

Phil Skaggs

Michigan State House, District 80

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Rachel Hood headshot

Rachel Hood

Michigan State House, District 81

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Kristian Grant headshot

Kristian Grant

Michigan State House, District 82

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John Fitzgerald headshot

John Fitzgerald

Michigan State House, District 83

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Carol Glanville headshot

Carol Glanville

Michigan State House, District 84

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Sharon McConnon

Michigan State House, District 89

Megan Hintz

Michigan State House, District 90

Tammy DeVries

Michigan State House, District 91

Jerry Berta

Kent County Commission, District 1

Rebecca Diffin

Kent County Commission, District 2

Janalee Keegstra

Kent County Commission, District 3

Judy Wood

Kent County Commission, District 4

Vanessa Lee headshot

Vanessa Lee

Kent County Commission, District 5

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Nicholas Vander Veen headshot

Nicholas Vander Veen

Kent County Commission, District 6

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Sue Merrell headshot

Sue Merrell

Kent County Commission, District 7

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Jennie Chatman

Kent County Commission, District 8

Chip LaFleur

Kent County Commission, District 9

Julie Humphreys headshot

Julie Humphreys

Kent County Commission, District 10

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John Considine

Kent County Commission, District 11

Monica Sparks headshot

Monica Sparks

Kent County Commission, District 12

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Michelle McCloud headshot

Michelle McCloud

Kent County Commission, District 13

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Carol Hennessy headshot

Carol Hennessy

Kent County Commission, District 14

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Lisa Oliver-King

Kent County Commission, District 15

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Melissa LaGrand headshot

Melissa LaGrand

Kent County Commission, District 16

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Tony Baker headshot

Tony Baker

Kent County Commission, District 17

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Stephen Wooden headshot

Stephen Wooden

Kent County Commission, District 18

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Kris Pachla headshot

Kris Pachla

Kent County Commission, District 19

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Ivan Diaz headshot

Ivan Diaz

Kent County Commission, District 20

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Charles Howe

Kent County Commission, District 21

Kurt Reppart headshot

Kurt Reppart

Grand Rapids City Commission, Ward 1

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Kelsey Perdue headshot

Kelsey Perdue

Grand Rapids City Commission, Ward 3

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Kymberlie Davis

Grand Rapids Public School Board

Sara Melton

Grand Rapids Public School Board

Jose Rodriguez

Grand Rapids Public School Board

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Kimberley Williams

Grand Rapids Public School Board

Aarie Wade

Grand Rapids Public School Board

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Matt Richenthal

East Grand Rapids Public School Board

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Michael Reid

East Grand Rapids Public School Board

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Janice Yates

East Grand Rapids Public School Board

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Justin Sheldon headshot

Justin Sheldon

Forest Hills Public School Board

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Ed Aboufadel headshot

Ed Aboufadel

Forest Hills Public School Board

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Kim Taboada-Arzate headshot

Kim Taboada-Arzate

Kentwood Public School Board

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Pete Battey

Kentwood Public School Board

Lauren Woolsey headshot

Lauren Woolsey

Grand Rapids Public Library Board

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