Political Endorsements

2022 pennsylvania primary endorsements

The Pennsylvania Primary election will be held on Tuesday, May 17th, 2022

AFT2026 Representative Council has voted to endorse the following candidates in this election:


Malcolm Kenyatta for U.S. Senate (currently a State Representative with a consistently progressive history, endorsed by American Federation of Teachers, Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, Working Families Party, Democracy for America, Brand New Congress, Service Employees International Union, AFSCME District Council 1199c, Gloria Steinham, and many others)

Paul Prescod for PA State Senate District 8 (Educator, AFT member, Labor/Justice Activist, endorsed by AFSCME DC 47, DC 33, Working Families Party)


Cass Green for PA House District 10 (Community Activist, endorsed by Working Families Party)


Malcolm Kenyatta for PA House District 181 (incumbent, whose district includes CCP; see below for more information)


Ben Waxman for PA House District 182 (Journalist, Organizer, endorsed by AFSME DC 47, Transport Workers Union Local 234)


Elizabeth Fiedler for PA House District 184 (incumbent, endorsed by 17 different unions, Working Families Party, Reclaim Philadelphia, Sierra Club, Planned Parenthood, Philadelphia Neighborhood Networks)


Rick Krajewski for PA House District 188 (Incumbent whom we endorsed in his first election 2 years ago, endorsed by Reclaim Philadelphia)


Roni Green for PA House District 190 (Community and Labor Leader, served as State Rep in 2020, endorsed by AFSCME DC 47, DC 33, Working Families Party, PA Assoc. of Nurses & Allied Professionals)


Tarik Kahn for PA House District 194 (Nurse, health care activist, former CCP student, endorsed by Working families Party and Reclaim Philadelphia, PA Assoc. of Nurses & Allied Professionals)


Chris Rabb for PA House District 200 (Incumbent whom we endorsed in his first primary, former member of AFT at Temple Univ., endorsed by Reclaim Philadelphia and Working Families Party, PA Assoc. of Nurses & Allied Professionals)


****For more information about PA Primary voting, see the Philadelphia Voting and Elections Libguide from CCP Libraries****