Endorsements

Our campaign is proud to have the endorsements of the following community leaders:

1. Isaac Robinson“I served as the political director of the 14th District Democratic Party for 4 years (2009 to 2013). I am urging my network, friends and family to support Hansen Clarke for Congress in District 14.”

2. Representative Rose Mary Robinson“As the State Representative in House District 4 – Detroit and Hamtramck, I look forward to working with Hansen Clarke in the future. He has my endorsement for Congress in District 14. Join with me in supporting Clarke for Congress on August 5th, 2014.”

3. Councilman Mohammed Kamrul Hassan

4. Abu Mufaz“As the founding chairman of Bangladeshi American Democratic Caucus of Michigan and editor and publisher of Bangla Amar publication it is indeed my honor to endorse Congressman Hansen Clarke for Congress.”

5. Former Mayor of Ferndale Craig Covey“I wish to endorse Hansen Clarke. I’ve always found him to be a great progressive leader, honest and smart.”

6. The Coleman Alexander Young Detroit Democratic Club

7. The Bangladeshi American Democratic Caucus (MI-BADC) “The MI-BADC leadership strongly believes that Hansen is an experience, compassionate, and tested leader in Washington who worked hard on foreclosure, joblessness and debt as a member of the 112th Congress.  Hansen’s leadership in the US Congress is critical for our country to ensure social justice and economic growths for good education, good paying jobs, sustainable social security, affordable health care, and immigration reform for legal pathway to citizenship. MI-BADC is very proud of Hansen’s accomplishments in the US Congress. MI-BADC is urging all Bangladeshi Americans to rally around Hansen and get him elected to continue his fight to ensure our Government acts in the best interest of the people of the United States of America.”

8. Ripa Haq, Executive Member, MDP. Personally I am very excited to learn that you are running from 14th District (house of representative), and I wanted to let you know that personally I endorse you for your candidacy. MI-BADC Executive Council is working now to endorse you soon and we are planning to do fundraising for you as well. I wish you all the best from my side and wanted to let you know that I will be helping your campaign any way I can. Together we can Win.  Go Democrats. Hope to talk to you soon. Thanks.”

9. Oakland County Black Democrats and Wayne County Black Democrats-see official endorsement press release here.

10. Detroit Ecumenical Ministers Alliance

11. Women for Michigan United

12. Fannie Lou Hamer PAC

13. Detroit Fire Fighters Association – read the official endorsement here.

14. Hamtramck Review

15. Peace Action’s Peace Voter

16. 13th Congressional District Democratic Party

17. Eastside Slate

18. Black Slate

19. Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Leadership PAC

20. MIBank PAC

21. Progressive Democrats of America