Democratic and Endorsed Candidates

Not sure who is running to represent your area? Click here to find out what Congressional, State Senate, State House, or County Commission district you live in.

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.


Jerry Hillard headshot

Jerry Hillard

United States House of Representatives, 2

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Hillary Scholten headshot

Hillary Scholten

United States House of Representatives, 3

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Kai Degraaf

Michigan State Senate, 18

Kim Jorgensen Gane headshot

Kim Jorgensen Gane

Michigan State Senate, 20

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Winnie Brinks headshot

Winnie Brinks

Michigan State Senate, 29

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David LaGrand headshot

David LaGrand

Michigan State Senate, 30

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Mark Bignell headshot

Mark Bignell

Michigan State Senate, 33

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Leah Groves

Michigan State House, 78

Kimberly Kennedy-Barrington headshot

Kimberly Kennedy-Barrington

Michigan State House, 79

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Lily Cheng-Schulting headshot

Lily Cheng-Schulting

Michigan State House, 80

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Phil Skaggs headshot

Phil Skaggs

Michigan State House, 80

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Rachel Hood headshot

Rachel Hood

Michigan State House, 81

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Salim Al-Shatel headshot

Salim Al-Shatel

Michigan State House, 82

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Robert Womack headshot

Robert Womack

Michigan State House, 82

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Kristian Grant headshot

Kristian Grant

Michigan State House, 82

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John Fitzgerald headshot

John Fitzgerald

Michigan State House, 83

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Jose Flores headshot

Jose Flores

Michigan State House, 83

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Carol Glanville headshot

Carol Glanville

Michigan State House, 84

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Sharon McConnon

Michigan State House, 89

Megan Hintz

Michigan State House, 90

Tammy DeVries

Michigan State House, 91

Frank LaFata

Michigan State House, 91

Rebecca Diffin

Kent County Commission, 2

Janalee Keegstra

Kent County Commission, 3

Judy Wood

Kent County Commission, 4

Vanessa Lee

Kent County Commission, 5

Nicholas Vander Veen

Kent County Commission, 6

Sue Merrell

Kent County Commission, 7

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Jennie Chatman

Kent County Commission, 8

Chip LaFleur

Kent County Commission, 9

Julie Humphreys headshot

Julie Humphreys

Kent County Commission, 10

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John Considine

Kent County Commission, 11

Monica Sparks headshot

Monica Sparks

Kent County Commission, 12

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Michelle McCloud headshot

Michelle McCloud

Kent County Commission, 13

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Carol Hennessy headshot

Carol Hennessy

Kent County Commission, 14

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Lisa Oliver-King

Kent County Commission, 15

Melissa LaGrand headshot

Melissa LaGrand

Kent County Commission, 16

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Jim Talen headshot

Jim Talen

Kent County Commission, 16

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Tony Baker

Kent County Commission, 17

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Victor Williams

Kent County Commission, 17

Stephen Wooden headshot

Stephen Wooden

Kent County Commission, 18

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Dave Bulkowski headshot

Dave Bulkowski

Kent County Commission, 19

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Kris Pachla

Kent County Commission, 19

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Ivan Diaz headshot

Ivan Diaz

Kent County Commission, 20

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Charles Howe

Kent County Commission, 21

Andy Shackelford

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