Women Candidate Endorsement Process
Progressive Democratic Women candidates seeking Welead OC PAC’s endorsement:
1) Must have completed Welead OC’s Candidate/Political Development Training Program --- a three weekend, six-day program. Candidates must attend all six days of training to qualify for Welead OC PAC endorsement.
If a candidate has NOT completed Welead OC's Candidate/Political Development Training Program:
Candidates seeking Welead OC's endorsement that have not gone through the 3 weekend/6 day candidate/political development training program must first join Welead OC's PAC prior to consideration. First-time ever candidates: $25 and for OC's Veteran Candidates: $40.
- Progressive Democratic Women candidates must be registered as a Democrat. This applies even in non-partisan races
- Progressive Democratic Women candidates requesting Welead OC PAC’s endorsement must be a candidate for an Orange County elected office:
Statewide - Senate, Assembly
Countywide - OC Board of Supervisors, OC Board of Education, Water Boards
Citywide - City Council, School Board, Judgeship, Community College Trustee, Water Board