Mike Rawlings is the current mayor of Dallas. Formerly, Rawlings served as CEO of Pizza Hut from 1997 to 2002 and was chief executive of Tracy-Locke.
Mayor of Dallas
Former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis grew to national prominence after her historic 13-hour filibuster in 2013. She subsequently ran for Texas Governor in 2014 and currently runs a non-profit organization in Austin.
Ron Kirk is the former mayor of Dallas and served as Secretary of State under governor Ann Richards. Kirk was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as U.S. Trade Representative.
Former U.S. Trade Representative
Chris Turner has served in the Texas House of Representatives since 2013. Turner also served from 2008 to 2010 and previously worked for former Congressman Chet Edwards.
Texas House Democratic Caucus Chair
Miguel Solis is a DISD Board Trustee representing District 8. He has served the students of Dallas as a teacher, administrator, trustee, and advocate.
DISD Board of Trustees
Jason Kander served as Secretary of State of Missouri from 2013–17. He had previously served as a state representative in the Missouri House of Representatives. Kander ran for U.S. Senate in 2016.
Fmr. Missouri Sec. of State
Allen Vaught is a former Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives. He represented District 107 from 2007 to 2011. Vaught is a retired Captain from the U.S. Army Reserve*.
Former State House Representative
Stonewall Democrats of Dallas is an organization of politically active individuals working for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender community in the city of Dallas and the state of Texas.
Stonewall Democrats of Dallas
The Texas AFL-CIO is a state labor federation consisting of 235,000 affiliated union members who speak up together in support of working families in Texas.
HRC envisions a world where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people are embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every community.
Human Rights Campaign
Opportunity First is providing candidates with the resources they need to become the leaders of tomorrow to build and support a nationwide bench of young, progressive Democrats.
The Dallas County AFL-CIO represents the interests of working families — to bring economic and social justice to the workplace.
The Mexican American Bar Association exists to provide a forum and a means for lawyers to promote the social, economic and educational advancement of the people of Dallas.
Mexican American Bar Association of Dallas
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is a grassroots movement of Americans fighting for new and stronger solutions to lax gun laws and loopholes. Since its inception after the tragedy at Sandy Hook School, Moms Demand Action has established a chapter in every state.
Moms Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate
Planned Parenthood was founded on the idea that women have the right to access the information and care they need to live strong, healthy lives. The Planned Parenthood Action Fund fights to protect that right.
Planned Parenthood Action Fund
Equality Texas works to secure full equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer Texans through political action, education, community organizing, and collaboration.
The Congressional Black Caucus PAC works to increase the number of African Americans in the U.S. Congress, support non-Black candidates that champion their interests, and promote African American participation in the political process.
Congressional Black Caucus PAC
NARAL Pro-Choice America PAC endorses pro-choice champions and challengers in federal and state races across the country.
NARAL Pro-Choice American PAC
The Collective PAC is working to fix the challenge of African American underrepresentation in elected seats of power throughout our nation.
The PAC’s goal is to demonstrate the depth and breadth of political support that exists for candidates who speak out in favor of a diplomacy-first approach to advancing US interests in the Middle East and promoting peace and security for Israel.
League of Conservation Voters PAC, works to elect candidates who will implement sound environmental laws and policies, and defeat those who stand in the way of progress.
LCV Action Fund
Council for a Livable World Candidate Fund endorses candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives throughout the country, and keeps them informed on national security and foreign policy issues once elected.
Council for a Livable World
Advance an economic policy agenda focused on improving economic outcomes in work, wages, and wealth. Support candidates for office who are aligned with that agenda by providing endorsements and funding key elections
Black Economic Alliance
Laborers’ International Union of North America—is the most progressive, aggressive and fastest-growing union of construction workers, and one of the most diverse and effective unions representing public service employees.
Founded in 1997, the New Democrat Coalition is a group of 68 forward-thinking, pro-growth lawmakers committed to seeking pragmatic solutions that will foster a new era of American prosperity at home and keep our families secure from threats around the world.
New Dem PAC
Jolt is a Texas-based multi-issue organization that builds the political power and influence of Latinos in our democracy.
Giffords is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives from gun violence. Led by former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Captain Mark Kelly*, Giffords inspires the courage of people from all walks of life to make America safer.
Giffords Courage to Fight Gun Violence
End Citizens United is a Political Action Committee funded by grassroots donors that is dedicated to countering the disastrous effects of Citizens United and reforming our campaign finance system.
End Citizens United
MoveOn members are a force for social justice and political progress using grassroots organizing to work towards their goals.
HSLF works to pass animal protection laws at the state and federal levels, to educate the public about animal protection issues, and to support humane candidates for office.
Humane Society Leg. Fund
The Feminist Majority PAC supports Congressional candidates that will fight for women’s issues, reproductive rights and family planning, civil rights, lesbian and gay rights, as well as economic and environmental justice.
Feminist Majority PAC
Red to Blue is a highly competitive and battle-tested program at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee that arms top-tier candidates with organizational and fundraising support to help them continue to run strong campaigns.
Red to Blue
*Use of military rank, job titles and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Department of the Army, Department of the Navy or the Department of Defense.