Elect Black Women in 2020

Black women running for office need your support, and we are making it easier than ever to invest in their leadership. These women are bringing multiple issues that impact our families and communities to the ballot. Explore their profiles to learn more, and find out ways you can help them lead on November 3rd.

Vice President of the United States

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Kamala D. Harris

For Vice President of the United States of America

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Senator Kamala D. Harris (CA) to be our next vice president of the…

2020 U.S. House of Representatives Candidates

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Adrienne Bell

For US House Representative, TX-14

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Adrienne Bell to represent Texas's 14th Congressional District.

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Cori Bush

For US House Representative, MO-1

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Cori Bush to represent Missouri’s 1st Congressional District.

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Joyce Ann Elliott

For US House Representative, AR-2

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse State Senator, Joyce Ann Elliott, to represent Arkansas' 2nd Congressional District.

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Jackie A. Gordon

For US House Representative, NY-2

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Jackie Gordon to represent New York’s 2nd Congressional District.

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Jahana Hayes

For US House Representative, CT-5

Representative Hayes was elected to the United States House of Representatives in November 2018, making her the first African-American woman and the…

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Pam Keith

For US House Representative, FL-18

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Pam Keith to represent Florida's 18th Congressional District.

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Lucy McBath

For US House Representative, GA-6

The Congresswoman proudly represents Georgia’s Sixth Congressional District. Representative McBath became the first Democrat to represent the district since it moved to…

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Ilhan Omar

For US House Representative, MN-5

An experienced Twin Cities policy analyst, organizer, public speaker and advocate, Rep. Omar was sworn into office in January 2019, making her…

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Ayanna Pressley

For US House Representative, MA-7

On November 6, 2018, Congresswoman Pressley was elected to represent Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, making her…

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Marilyn Strickland

For US House Representatives, WA-10

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Marilyn Strickland to represent Washington State's 10th Congressional District.

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Desiree Tims

For US House Representative, OH-10

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Desiree Tims to represent Ohio’s 10th Congressional District.

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Patricia Timmons-Goodson

For US House Representative, NC-8

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Patricia Timmons-Goodson to represent North Carolina's 8th Congressional District.

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Lauren Underwood

For US House Representative, IL-14

Congresswoman Lauren Underwood serves Illinois’ 14th Congressional District. Lauren is the first woman, the first person of color, and the first millennial…

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Candace Valenzuela

For US House Representative, TX-24

Higher Heights is proud to endorse Candace Valenzuela for the Texas 24th Congressional District. Candace Valenzuela is an at-large representative on the Carrollton-Farmers…

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Cynthia Wallace

For US House Representative, NC-9

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Cynthia Wallace for U.S. House of Representatives, North Carolina 9.

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Nikema Williams

For US House Representative, GA-5

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse State Senator Nikema Williams to represent Georgia’s 5th Congressional District in the U.S.…

2020 Statewide Executives

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Yvonne Lewis Holley

For Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Yvonne Lewis Holley to represent the State of North Carolina as the Lieutenant…

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Alissia Canady

For Lieutenant Governor of Missouri

Alissia is a small business owner, former city council member and former prosecuting attorney.

2020 Local Executives

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Alexsis Rodgers

For Mayor of Richmond, Virginia

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Alexsis Rodgers for Mayor of Richmond, Virginia

Past Endorsements

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Stacey Abrams

For Governor of Georgia

Stacey Abrams is a New York Times bestselling author, serial entrepreneur, nonprofit CEO and political leader. After serving for eleven years in…

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Denise D.”DD” Adams

For US House Representative, NC-5

DD Adams knows North Carolina's 5th Congressional District inside and out. A lifelong resident of Winston-Salem who has served in the City…

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Melissa Borom

For US House Representative, IN-1

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Melissa Borom to represent Indiana’s 1st Congressional District.

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Linda Coleman

For US House Representative, NC-2

Linda Coleman was a candidate for North Carolina's 2nd Congressional District in the U.S. House. Coleman lost the general election on November…

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Maya Rockeymoore Cummings

For US House Representative, MD-7

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Maya Rockeymoore Cummings to represent Maryland’s 7th Congressional District.

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Jennifer Riley-Collins

For Attorney General of Mississippi

A decorated Army Colonel, a civil rights attorney and a mother, Jennifer has dedicated her life to protecting Mississippians and fighting for…

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Deidre DeJear

For Iowa Secretary of State

Deidre DeJear was a candidate for Iowa Secretary of State. DeJear lost the general election on November 6, 2018, after advancing from…

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Amanda Edwards

For U.S. Senate, Texas

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Amanda Edwards to represent the state of Texas in the United States Senate.

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Rhonda Foxx

For US House Representative, NC-6

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Rhonda Foxx to represent North Carolina's 6th Congressional District.

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Kamala Harris

For President of the United States

In 2017, Kamala D. Harris was sworn in as a United States Senator to represent California, becoming both the second African-American woman…

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Monika Johnson Hostler

For US House Representative, NC-2

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Monika Johnson Hostler to represent North Carolina’s 2nd Congressional District.

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Kristine Reeves

For US House Representative, WA-10

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Kristine Reeves to represent Washington State's 10th Congressional District.

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Tami Sawyer

For Mayor Of Memphis, Tennessee

Tami Sawyer's work and passion are people: ensuring they’re represented, heard, valued, and included. In each of the roles she’s held, she’s…

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Erica Smith

For U.S. Senate, North Carolina

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Erica Smith to represent the state of North Carolina in the United States…

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Stephany Rose Spaulding

For US House Representative, CO-5

Spaulding was a candidate for Colorado's 5th Congressional District in the U.S. House. Spaulding lost the general election on November 6, 2018,…

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Dierdre “Dee” Thornton

For US House Representative, IN-5

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse Dierdre “Dee” Thornton to represent Indiana's 5th Congressional District.

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Lavangelene “Vangie” Williams

For US House Representative, VA-1

Higher Heights for America PAC is proud to endorse  Lavangelene “Vangie” Williams to represent Virginia’s 1st Congressional District.