Georgette Gómez is a progressive leader with a proven record of delivering for the people
She stood up against Trump’s dangerous agenda and she’ll fight for a bold national agenda to help ordinary people recover and rebuild from this pandemic.
Universal healthcare. Public health over profits. Equal pay. Just like she always has — Georgette will fight for what’s right for San Diego families.
Moving our priorities forward
As President of the San Diego City Council she has worked with democrats, republicans, and independents to move progressive priorities forward – including action to fight climate change.
As a community organizer she worked to push the City of San Diego to develop a Climate Action Plan to advance environmental justice and fight climate change.
Now, as City Council President she is leading the implementation of the landmark Climate Action Plan to get San Diego to 100% clean energy.
Took swift action on coronavirus
Georgette listened to scientists and experts and took early action to support working families during this pandemic.
She banned evictions, stopped utility shutoffs, delivered rent relief, and helped small businesses survive. Listening to doctors and experts, Georgette acted swiftly to expand access to testing and protective equipment for first responders.
Taking on tough fights to deliver for San Diego families
At the City Council she’s taken on tough fights to address the issues affecting San Diego communities including:
- Expanding affordable housing, strengthening protections for low-income renters, leading implementation of the city’s landmark Climate Action Plan and delivering millions in new funding for community priorities including street repairs, parks and libraries.
She served as Chair of the Metropolitan Transit Commission and successfully advocated for new investments in transit to underserved communities and clean transit vehicles.
Fighting against discrimination
As our country faces a reckoning on racial justice, Georgette has always been a champion for criminal justice reforms to protect Black and Brown lives.
- Led the SD City Council in passing a ban on chokeholds
- Led the passage of the Independent Commission on Police Practices measure that is on the ballot in San Diego in November
- Established the Office of Race and Equity in the City of San Diego
Georgette will fight for what’s right for San Diego families
America is being challenged with a public health crisis, a climate crisis, and crisis of racial injustice. Georgette Gómez has proposed a Bold Agenda to address these issues, help Americans recover, and make sure no one gets left behind.
She is the only candidate endorsed by Bernie Sanders, AOC, Elizabeth Warren, the California Democratic Party, and the workers on the frontline of the pandemic.