From Run For Something:
Aug. 21, 2019- We’re incredibly excited to introduce our August 2019 endorsement class! These 55 individuals are ready to tackle the issues plaguing their communities, while also ushering in new, bold ideas that push our country in the right direction.
“Each of these candidates has their own amazing story about what drives them a
nd why they have chosen public service,” said RFS co founder Ross Morales Rocketto. “From gun reform to childcare — they have seen a problem to solve, decided to get off the sidelines and are taking the reigns of leadership. We couldn’t be more honored to have the opportunity to endorse them for office.”
RFS was founded in 2017 and recruits and supports young, diverse progressives for down-ballot races to build a bench for the future . They aim to lower the barriers to entry for these candidates by helping them with seed money, organization building, and access to training.