Chamber’s Candidate Endorsements

As the Chamber’s Board of Directors continues to take action on ballot propositions and candidates, a list of formal positions (as of September 7, 2016) has been included below. A comprehensive voter guide will be released later this month.

Local

  • San Diego City Attorney – Robert Hickey – SUPPORT
  • County Supervisor, District 3 – Kristin Gaspar – SUPPORT
  • Measure A (SANDAG) – SUPPORT
  • Measure B (Lilac Hills) – SUPPORT
  • Measure C (Chargers) – SUPPORT
  • Measure E (City Charter – Removal From Office) – SUPPORT
  • Measure H (City Charter – Contracting) – SUPPORT
  • Measure J (Charter – Mission Bay Park Lease Revenue) – SUPPORT
  • Measure K (Charter – Automatic Run-Off for City Candidates) – OPPOSE
  • Measure L (Charter – All Ballot Initiatives on November Ballot) – OPPOSE
  • Measure M (Affordable Housing Cap Increase) – SUPPORT
  • Measure N (Tax on Recreational Marijuana) – SUPPORT

State

  • State Senate, District 39 – Toni Atkins – SUPPORT
  • Proposition 52 (Safeguards Hospital Fees) – SUPPORT
  • Proposition 53 (Voter Approval of Bonds) – OPPOSE
  • Proposition 54 (State Legislation Transparency) – SUPPORT

Federal

  • U.S. Congress, District 49 – Darrell Issa – SUPPORT
  • U.S. Congress, District 52 – Scott Peters – SUPPORT