Since completing the 2016 Legislative Session, I’ve been hard at work on my re-election campaign in an effort to continue my work as your state senator. Not only have I been knocking on doors and attending events in the community; I’ve answered countless endorsement questionnaires and interviews to help retain the honor of representing you.

I’m happy to share with you the unions, organizations, and elected officials who have endorsed me:

  • Minnesota DFL
  • Governor Mark Dayton
  • Congressman Keith Ellison
  • African American DFL Caucus
  • Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith
  • Minnesota Professional Firefighters
  • Senator Al Franken
  • Representative Raymond Dehn
  • SEIU
  • Senator Foung Hawj
  • Senator Jeff Hayden
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Commissioner Linda Higgins
  • Teamsters
  • Councilmember Lisa Goodman
  • MN Nurses Association
  • Councilmember Jacob Frey
  • Sierra Club
  • Senator Amy Klobuchar
  • Carpenters Union
  • Senator Keri Dziedzic
  • Education Minnesota
  • Councilmember Barbara Johnson
  • TakeAction MN
  • Commissioner Peter McLaughin
  • Conservation Minnesota
  • Senator Patricia Torres Ray
  • Senator Scott Dibble
  • IBEW (Int’l Brotherhood of Electrical Workers)
  • UTU-SMART-TD (United Transportation Union)

In addition to these endorsements, I’d like to share with you two of my most recent endorsements — the Star Tribune and Insight News. You can learn more by checking out the links below:

While it’s an honor to be endorsed by such tremendous groups and individuals, the most important endorsement for me is yours!

Please be sure to cast your vote for Bobby Joe Champion on Primary Election Day: August 9, 2016. Every vote counts!

Thank you for your continued support,

Bobby Joe Champion