(As of September 14, 2012, WCLA – Choice Matters has announced the following endorsements for the 2012 election cycle.)
Endorsed Candidates Appear in BOLD .
U.S. PRESIDENT/VICE PRESIDENT
â–ºBARACK OBAMA/JOE BIDENÂ
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan (anti-choice)
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray (anti-choice)
Virgil Goode/Jim Clymer (anti-choice)
â–ºKIRSTEN E GILLIBRANDÂ Â
Wendy Long (anti-choice)
(Please note that the following are the new districts which are the result of redistricting.)
U.S. House of Representatives
â–ºDistrict 16 – Westchester County: Eastchester, parts of Greenburgh, Mamaroneck, Mt. Vernon, New Rochelle, Pelham, City of Rye, Scarsdale; plus parts of the Bronx.
Joseph Mclaughlin (anti-choice)
JOSEPH DIAFERIAÂ (pro-choice)
â–ºDistrict 17 – Westchester County: Cortlandt, parts of Greenburgh, Harrison, City of Mount Kisco, Mt. Pleasant, New Castle, No. Castle, Ossining, Peekskill, Rye Town, parts of Yorktown; plus Rockland County.
Joe Carvin (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 18 – Westchester County: Bedford, Lewisboro, parts of New Castle, parts of North Castle, North Salem, Pound Ridge, parts of Yorktown; plus Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, Poughkeepsie (city & town),Â Wappinger in Dutchess County; plus Putnam and Orange Counties.
â–ºSEAN PATRICK MALONEY
Nan Hayworth (anti-choice)
NEW YORK STATE SENATE
â–ºDistrict 34 – Westchester County: Pelham; plus parts of the Bronx.
Elizabeth Perri (anti-choice)
CARL LUNDGREN (pro-choice)
â–ºDistrict 35 – Westchester County: Greenburgh, Scarsdale, parts of New Rochelle, of White Plains andÂ of Yonkers.
â–ºDistrict 36- Westchester County: Mt. Vernon; plus parts of the Bronx.
Robert l. Diamond (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 37- Westchester County: Bedford, Eastchester, Harrison, Mamaroneck, No. Castle, Rye (city & town), parts of White Plains and Yonkers.
Bob Cohen (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 38- Westchester County: Ossining; plus Clarkstown, Orangetown, Ramapo in Rockland County.
Janis A. Castaldi (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 40- Westchester County: Cortlandt, Lewisboro, Mt. Pleasant, New Castle, No. Salem, Pound Ridge, Yorktown; plus Beekman, Carmel, Patterson, Pawling,Southeast in Putnam County.
Greg Ball (anti-choice)
NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY
â–ºDistrict 88- Westchester County: Eastchester, parts of New Rochelle, Pelham, Scarsdale, parts ofÂ White Plains.
â–ºDistrict 89- Westchester County: Mt. Vernon, parts of Yonkers.
â–ºJ. GARY PRETLOW
â–ºDistrict 90- Westchester County: parts ofÂ Yonkers.
â–ºDistrict 91- Westchester County: Mamaroneck, parts of New Rochelle, Rye (city & Town.)
William Villanova (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 92- Westchester County: Greenburgh, Mt Pleasant, parts of Yonkers.
â–ºDistrict 93- Westchester County: Bedford, Harrison, Lewisboro, Mt. Kisco, New Castle, No. Castle, No. Salem, parts of White Plains.
Bob Castelli (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 94- Westchester County: Somers, Yorkstown; plus Putnam Valley, Carmel, Southeast, Patterson in Putnam County.
Stephen Katz (anti-choice)
â–ºDistrict 95- Westchester County:Cortlandt, Ossining, Peekskill; plus Phillipstown, Kent in Putnam County.
Kim Izzarelli (anti-choice)
WESTCHESTER COUNTY COURT JUDGE
â–ºDAVID S. ZUCKERMAN
Matthew J. Troy lllÂ (anti-choice)
NYS SUPREME COURT JUDGES
endorsements to be announced week of 9/24/2012