Kara Eastman Endorsements

Updated as of June 2020
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Democracy for America

Emily’s List

End Citizens United

Justice Democrats 

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

National Organization for Women (NOW)

Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Progressive Campaign Change Committee 

Sierra Club 

U.S. Congressional Progressive Caucus (95 reps)

Warren Democrats 


American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET)

International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART) 

Nebraska Farmers Union

United Steelworkers District 11


Blue America 

Blue Majority 

Brand New Congress 

Courage to Change

Defend Our Parks 

Demand Universal Health Care 

Elect Democratic Women

Equality PAC

Everytown for Gun Safety

Food and Water Action 

Leadership Now Project

Let America Vote

Medicare for All PAC

Moms Demand Action

Nebraska Unity PAC 

90 for 90 

Peace Action 

People for the American Way

Progressive Democrats of America

Progressive Rising

Progressive Turnout Project

The Six PAC 


Women for Justice 

Federal Elected Officials

Bob Kerrey, Former Nebraska Governor and U.S. Senator 

Elizabeth Warren, Senator (MA)

Lisa Blunt Rochester, Congresswoman (DE)

John J. Cavanaugh, Former Congressman, Nebraska’s Second District 

John Delaney, Former Congressman (MD)

Lois Frankel, Congresswoman (FL)

Pramila Jayapal, Congresswoman (WA)

Ro Khanna, Congressman (CA)

Mark Pocan, Congressman (WI)

Katie Porter, Congresswoman (CA)

Jamie Raskin, Congressman (MD)

Eric Swalwell, Congressman (CA)

State and Local Elected Officials

Kate Bolz, State Senator, Nominee, Nebraska’s First Congressional District

Mike Boyle, Former Omaha Mayor and Douglas County Commissioner

Chris Beutler, Former Lincoln Mayor and State Senator 

Dana Blakely, Westside School Board Member

Roger Breed, Former Nebraska Education Commissioner and Superintendent of Elkhorn Public Schools

Machaela Cavanaugh, State Senator

Tanya Cook, MUD Board, Former State Senator

Brenda Council, Former State Senator 

Mike Fahey, Former Omaha Mayor

Dick Fellman, Former State Senator and Douglas County Board Chairman

Marian Fey, Former OPS School Board Member 

Roger Garcia, Metro Community College Board Member 

Ben Gray, Omaha City Council

Megan Hunt, State Senator

Jay Irwin, Ralston School Board Member  

Chris Jerram, Omaha City Council

Amanda McGill Johnson, Millard Public Schools Board Member, Former State Senator 

Dave Pantos, Metro Community College Board Member

Jane Raybould, Lincoln City Council

Amanda Ryan, OPS School Board Member 

Dulce Sherman, NDP Latinx Caucus Chair

Marque Snow, OPS School Board President 

Jim Suttle, Former Omaha Mayor  

Justin Wayne, State Senator

Barbara Weitz, University of Nebraska Board of Regents  

Eric Williams, OPPD Director

Michael Young, Metro Community College Board Member

Rosie Zweiback, Former Westside School Board Member

Community & Business Leaders

Alexander Payne, film director, screenwriter, producer

Jean Amoura, MD 

John Carroll, Attorney

John Cherica, Owner, Citywide Appraisals

Dave DeMarco, Owner, Legend Comics & Coffee

Jim Esch, Attorney, Former Congressional candidate

Kristin Fearnow, Immigration Attorney

Devin Fox, MD

Joe Frost, Frost Media Group 

Kristin Girten, Associate Professor, English, University of Nebraska Omaha

Gladys Harrison, Owner, Big Mama’s, Former Candidate for House of Representatives

Sofia Jawed-Wessel, Co-Director, Midlands Sexual Health Research Collaborative

Doug Kiser, Owner, D. Kiser Design.Construct

Ari Kohen, Associate Professor, Political Science, University of Nebraska Lincoln

Caroline and M.J. McBride, Owners, Rebel Interactive 

Lora McCarville, Founder, Yoga Rocks the Park 

Chris McClellan, Owner, Blue Line Coffee

Echo Perlman, Assistant Professor, Nursing, Creighton University

Apostle Edna Perkins 

Marj Plumb, Consultant, and Dr. Tracy Weitz, Founder, ANSIRH

Erik Servellon, Deputy Director, Tri-Faith Initiative 

Jim Simon, Omaha businessman, Former Congressional candidate

Rev. Cyndi Simpson 

Julie Stavneak, Owner, J. Development Company

Margaux Towne, Director, Producer

Buey Ray Tut, Nonprofit Leader (Aqua Africa)

Watie White, Artist

Jeff and Heidi Wilke, Owners, Karma Coffee 

Julian Young, Nonprofit Founder & CEO 

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