Past Endorsements for Jeff Smith

The following organizations endorsed or supported Jeff in 2010. No endorsements have yet been made in the 2012 race and a past endorsement does not indicate current support.
  • Sierra Club
  • The Evanston Sentinel
  • IVI-IPO (Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization)
  • Personal PAC
  • Northside Democracy for America
  • Progressive Democrats of America (Illinois)
  • Americans for Democratic Action (NE Illinois chapter)
  • Coalition of Black Trade Unionists
  • Illinois REALTORS® Political Action Committee
  • Illinois Committee for Honest Government
  • National Association of Postal & Federal Employees Local 701
  • Jewish Political Alliance of Illinois
Current and former officials endorsing or supporting Jeff Smith:
  • Congressman Mike Quigley (IL-5)
  • Hon. Woody Bowman (former State Representative, D-Evanston)
  • Commissioner Mariyana Spyropoulos (Metropolitan Water Reclamation District)
  • Hon. Elizabeth Tisdahl (Mayor, Evanston)
  • Hon. Lorraine Morton (former Mayor, Evanston)
  • Hon. Jay Lytle (former Mayor, Evanston)
  • Ald. Joe Moore (49th - Chicago)
  • Ald. Jane Grover (7th - Evanston)
  • Ald. Lionel Jean-Baptiste (2d - Evanston)
  • Ald. Mark Tendam (6th - Evanston)
  • Ald. Melissa Wynne (3d - Evanston)
  • Hon. Keith Terry (President, Dist. 65 Bd. of Education)
  • Hon. Emory Williams (Chair, Board of Trustees, Oakton Community College)
  • Hon. Steve Gilford (former president, Dist. 202 Bd. of Education)
  • Hon. Steve Engelman (former Ald.-7th, Evanston)
  • Hon. Emily Guthrie (former Ald.-3rd, Evanston)
  • Hon. Davidson Ream (former Ald.-9th, Evanston)
  • Hon. Mimi Ryan (former trustee, Village of Wilmette)
  • Hon. Jonathan Baum (former member, Dist. 65 Bd. of Education)
  • Hon. Lisa D'Angelo (former member, Dist. 65 Bd. of Education)
  • Hon. Rose Johnson (former member, Dist. 65 Bd. of Education.)
  • Andrea Raila (Cook County Commission on Women’s Issues)