This election, cast your vote for strong Democrats and Democratic values, up and down the ballot!
Below are the official voter recommendations of the Sonoma County Democratic Party.
Don’t be misled by “Democratic” slates that can include Republicans.
YES on 14
Borrowing for STEM Cell Research
YES on 15
Schools and Communities First
YES on 16
Repeals Proposition 209, ending the ban on affirmative action
YES on 17
Free the Vote, grants the right to vote to people on parole.
YES on 18
Allows 17-year-olds to vote, if they turn 18 by the general election.
YES on 19
Property Tax Breaks and Wildfire Fund.
NO on 20
Tougher on parole, property crimes.
YES on 21
NO on 22
Repeals AB 5, classifies ride-hail, other app-drivers as self-employed.
YES on 23
Regulates dialysis clinics.
NEUTRAL on 24
Stronger consumer privacy laws.
YES on 25
End Cash Bail.
YES on L
Shoreline Unified School District, Parcel Tax Renewal.
YES on M
Fort Ross School District, Parcel Tax Renewal
YES on N
Sebastopol Union School District, Parcel Tax Renewal.
YES on O
County of Sonoma, Mental Health, Addiction and Homeless Services Measure Transactions and Use Tax Ordinance.
YES on P
County of Sonoma, The Evelyn Cheatham Effective IOLERO Ordinance.
YES on Q
City of Santa Rosa, Sales Tax Extension.
YES on R
City of Cloverdale, Utility Users Tax Extension.
YES on S
City of Cotati, Transactions and Use Tax Extension.
YES on T
City of Healdsburg, Transactions and Use Tax Extension.
NEUTRAL on U
City of Petaluma, Transactions and Use Tax.
YES on V
City of Sonoma, Transactions and Use (Sales) Tax Extension and Appropriations Limit Increase.
YES on W
City of Sonoma, Urban Growth Boundary Extension.
YES on X
City of Sonoma, Cannabis Business Tax.
YES on Y
City of Sonoma, Personal Cannabis Cultivation Initiative.
YES on Z
Kenwood Fire Protection District, Appropriations Limit Extension.
YES on AA
Timber Cove Fire Protection District, Parcel Tax.
YES on BB
North Sonoma County Healthcare District, Sale Agreement
YES on CC
Petaluma Health Care District, Sale Agreement
YES on DD
Sonoma County Transportation Authority, Go Sonoma Act.