Endorsements

ORGANIZATIONS:

  • NAGE/SEIU, Local 5000

    • “As a union steward and a lawyer for the Commonwealth of MA, Becca has demonstrated that she shares our values and is dedicated to creating a more just and humane society. We are proud to stand with her for her primary election.” David Holway, National President, NAGE

  • Massachusetts AFL-CIO

    • "Becca Rausch has the experience and passion to be a strong advocate for quality schools, affordable housing, and higher paying jobs. We need more State Legislators who won’t back down when it comes to standing up for working people. I know Becca will be a champion for the people of the Norfolk, Bristol, & Middlesex District and we are proud to give her labor’s endorsement.” Steven A. Tolman, President, Massachusetts AFL-CIO

  • Mass-Care

    • “Ms. Rausch is exactly the enthusiastic and progressive representative her constituents deserve,” said Jessica Gallo, Interim Executive Director of Mass-Care. “Ms. Rausch is able to look at the bigger picture and see the collaborative approach we will need to create a health delivery system that will work for all involved. She is acutely aware of the impact high healthcare costs have on our communities and understands the value of single payer in resolving them.”

  • MassEquality

    • “Becca Rausch is a dedicated, progressive community leader. She has a well-established record of advocacy and has taken a public stand in support of our shared values. We know she will be a great champion for her district and for LGBTQ rights on Beacon Hill.” Deborah Shields, JD, MPH, Executive Director, MassEquality

  • MassNOW PAC

    • "We are proud to endorse Becca Rausch for State Senate, representing the people of the Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex District. Becca has a long history of advocating for issues at the core of MassNOW's mission, including LGBTQ equality, civil and constitutional rights, and women's health and reproductive rights. Particularly in light of her experience in state and local government, MassNOW firmly believes Becca will be a strong progressive leader on these and other crucial social justice issues when elected State Senator." Co-chairs, Jamie Gaynes and Judy Neufeld

  • Massachusetts Sierra Club

    • "Becca Rausch has the experience and skills to help make Massachusetts a leader on environmental issues," said David Rudolph, Chair of the Mass Sierra Club political committee. "We encourage voters to support her in the September 4 primary, and look forward to working with her on issues such as increased use of green energy and improved public transportation."

  • Massachusetts Women's Political Caucus

  • Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America (Candidate Distinction)

  • Progressive Massachusetts

    • ​"Becca Rausch has the policy experience and values to hit the ground running on Day One to make progressive change in the Commonwealth. She will be a tireless advocate for working families, transparent and accountable government, and the inclusive policies that make our Commonwealth strong. We need more people like Becca in the State House, and we are proud to endorse her." 

  • NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts 

    • "In these unprecedented times, Massachusetts must continue to be a leader in the fight for reproductive freedom. We cannot and will not stop fighting until every Massachusetts woman – regardless of age, race, or economic status – can choose if and when to have a family. Now is the time for bold leadership on reproductive freedom, and we know that Becca Rausch will be that kind of leader at the State House. That's why the NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts PAC is proud to endorse Becca Rausch for State Senator." Gena Frank, Legislative and Political Director of NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts

  • Run for Something

  • Blue Wave Crowdsource

  • Young Democrats of Massachusetts 

INDIVIDUALS:

  • Barbara Lee

  • Steve Grossman, former Massachusetts State Treasurer and past Chair of the Democratic National Committee

    • "Her passion for public service and her deep commitment to inclusive prosperity make Becca the best candidate to serve the people of the Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex District and work in a collegial, collaborative way to address the unmet needs of every resident."

  • Bill Bowles, former Massachusetts State Representative, 2nd Bristol (Attleboro)

    • "I know what it takes to run and win, and I believe that Becca Rausch is the best Democrat in this race to unseat incumbent Republican Richard Ross. Becca is driven to pursue justice, which will serve the residents of this District and the Commonwealth well." 

  • Dan Matthews, Chair, Needham Select Board

  • John Bulian, Vice Chair, Needham Select Board

    • “Becca is the best candidate in this race -- on either side of the aisle.”​

  • Moe Handel, Clerk, Needham Select Board

    • "Becca is a progressive Democrat who believes government can, and should, work for everyone. I have come to know Becca through Needham Town Meeting and our Democratic Town Committee. She is caring, smart, and committed. She has the drive and the guts it will take to win this campaign. I'm proud to support Becca and plan to work hard for her election to our State Senate. We need her on Beacon Hill."

  • Michael Greis, Vice Chair, Needham School Committee

  • Sue Neckes, Member, Needham School Committee

    • "After speaking with Becca Rausch about the important issues facing our community and the Commonwealth today, I am convinced that she brings the passion and drive to improve the lives of her constituents. She will work tirelessly to ensure that families, working adults, children, seniors and veterans have the resources they need to thrive."​

  • Auli Batts, Past Chair, Wellesley Democratic Town Committee

  • Denise Schultz, Vice Chair, Franklin School Committee

    • "Becca is the change we need on Beacon Hill and will advocate for public education funding!"

  • Dr. Monica Linden, Member, Franklin School Committee

    • ​"Becca's experience and expertise is what we need on Beacon Hill. She will be a strong voice and an excellent advocate for public schools."

  • Colin Meiselman, former Democratic candidate for MA Senate, Norfolk/Bristol/Middlesex (2018)

    • “Becca Rausch is by far the most qualified Democratic candidate [in this race] and most likely to be able to make a real difference for the people of our district.... [S]he has the tools to help move Massachusetts forward.”

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