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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

Berkeley City CouncilCandidate for City Council, District 3

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Ben Bartlett

Director, Environmental Nonprofit
4,060 votes (57%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Responsive Government:
  • Inclusion & Protecting Berkeley's Diversity
  • Innovation: Continuing Berkeley's Legacy in Thought Leadership

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Sierra Club
  • Alameda County Democratic Party
  • Incumbent - Max Anderson - Berkeley City Councilmember, District 3

Organizations (15)

  • Cal Berkeley Democrats (CalDems)
  • AFSCME Local 3299
  • SEIU, Local 1021
  • Berkeley Tenants Union
  • Elect Bernie Thinkers
  • California Nurses Association
  • Wellstone Democratic Club
  • John George Democratic Club
  • Friends of Adeline
  • Berkeley Citizen’s Action
  • Alameda Labor Council, AFL-CIO
  • Berkeley Progressive Alliance
  • Progressive Student Association (formerly, UC Berkeley Students for Bernie Sanders)
  • East Bay Young Democrats
  • Berkeley Firefighters, IAFF Local 1227

Elected Officials (10)

  • Karen Hemphil - Berkeley School Board Director
  • Darryl Moore - Berkeley City Councilmember, District 2
  • Kriss Worthington - Berkeley City Councilmember, District 7
  • Jesse Arreguin - Berkeley City Councilmember, District 4
  • Lori Droste - Berkeley City Councilmember, District 8
  • Judy Appel - Berkeley School Board President
  • Tony Thurmond - Assemblymember, District 15
  • Rob Bonta - Assemblymember, District 18
  • John Selawsky - Berkeley Rent Board Commissioner
  • Andy Katz, EBMUD Director

Individuals (35)

  • Olivia deBree, Nurse Practitioner
  • Rev. Michael Smith, McGee Avenue Baptist Church
  • Danny Glover, Actor/Activist
  • Michael Parenti, PhD, Author
  • Gus Newport - Former Mayor of Berkeley
  • Leslie Katz - Former San Francisco Supervisor
  • Sandre Swanson - Former Assemblymember
  • Elihu Harris - Former Assemblymember & Mayor of Oakland
  • Rev. Michael McBride, The Way Christian Church
  • Mansour Id-Deen, President of Berkeley NAACP
  • Mary Wrenn, Former Secretary of Berkeley Federation of Teachers
  • Adam Kruggel, Director, PICO
  • Ipsheeta Furtado, Co-founder, Fluid Financial
  • Jason Lopatecki, Co-founder, Tube Mogul
  • Brandon Conard, Managing Director, Zynergy
  • Landon Williams, Program Director of SF Foundation
  • Tim Silard, Attorney
  • Jennifer Millar, Owner, Sweet Adeline
  • Giap Vu, Owner, Hoi Polloi
  • Leah Wilson, Chief Operating Officer of California Bar Association
  • Frederick Dodsworth, Author
  • Kate Harrison, Founding Member, Berkeley Progressive Alliance
  • Margy Wilkinson, KPFA Local Station Boardmember
  • George Perezvelez, Chair, Berkeley Police Review Commission
  • Nanci Armstrong-Temple, Dance teacher, social entrepreneur
  • James Peterson, Former Commissioner, Zoning Adjustment Board and Design Review Commission
  • Rob Wrenn, Former Berkeley Planning Commission Chair & Member
  • Yelda Bartlett, Former Chair, City of Berkeley Commission on the Status of Women
  • Kad Smith, Campaign Co-Director for Measure Y1, Police Review Commission member
  • Igor Tregub, Vice Chair Housing Advisory Commission & Vice Chair Zoning Adjustments Board
  • Isabel Song, President, Progressive Student Association (formerly UC Berkeley Students for Bernie Sanders)
  • Rosa Higgs - UN Literacy Ambassador
  • Leah Wilson - Former Berkeley School Board President
  • Jean Quan - Former Mayor of Oakland
  • Ron Dellums - Former U.S. Congressman and Former Berkeley City Councilmember, District 3

Videos (3)

— October 11, 2016 Paul Blake

Ben Bartlett addresses the audience at the joint endorsement meeting for Berkeley Progressive Alliance, Berkeley Tenants Union, and Berkeley Citizen Action on April 30, 2016. Ben earned the clubs' joint endorsement with 87% of the vote.

— October 11, 2016 Graham Quigley
— October 11, 2016 Graham Quigley

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