Meet your 2020 Lillian's List Featured Candidates

Lillian’s List Featured Candidates are champions for reproductive freedom and equity for women. These women have been trained to run modern campaigns and are running in races where there is a path to victory. We hope you’ll support our 2020 Featured Candidates!

REP. SYDNEY BATCH

Sydney is running for re-election to State House District 37 in Wake County.

Sydney’s Top Priorities:
1) Expand Medicaid
2) Invest in public education
3) Ensure reproductive rights are protected

REP. CHRISTY CLARK

Christy is running for re-election to House District 98 in Mecklenburg County.

Christy’s Top Priorities:
1) Gun law reform
2) Expand Medicaid
3) Increase funding for public schools

SARAH CRAWFORD

Sarah is running for Senate District 18 in Wake County.

Sarah’s Top Priorities:
1) Invest in public education
2) Expand Medicaid
3) Invest in our current and future workforce

YVONNE HOLLEY

Yvonne is from Wake County and she is running for Lieutenant Governor.​

Yvonne’s Top Priorities:
1) Attainable housing
2) Workforce development & living wages
3) Expanding reliable transportation

JESSICA HOLMES

Jessica is running statewide to become the Commissioner of Labor.

Jessica’s Top Priorities:
1) Ensure safe & healthy workplaces
2) Expand worker’s rights
3) Increase the minimum wage

REP. RACHEL HUNT

Rachel is running for re-election to State House District 103 in Mecklenburg County.​

Rachel’s Top Priorities:
1) Expand Medicaid
2) Expand education funding
3) Ensure clean air and water

DONNA LAKE

Donna is running for Senate District 7 in Wayne & Lenoir counties.

Donna’s Top Priorities:
1) Expand Medicaid
2) Invest in teachers and pre-K
3) Strengthening the rural workforce

TERRI LEGRAND

Terri is running for Senate District 31 in Davie & Forsyth counties.

Terri’s Top Priorities:
1) Affordable and accessible healthcare
2) Fully-fund public schools
3) Clean air & water

JEN MANGRUM

Jen is running statewide to become the State Superintendent.

Jen’s Top Priorities:
1) Supporting the professionalism of educators
2) Fully-fund public schools
3) Expand equity and opportunities in every district

MARCIA MORGAN

Marcia is running for House District 19 in New Hanover & Brunswick counties.

Marcia’s Top Priorities:
1) Protect our environment
2) Strengthen our public schools
3) Fight for equality

HELEN PROBST MILLS

Helen is running for Senate District 25 in Anson, Moore, Richmond, & Scotland counties.

Helen’s Top Priorities:
1) Quality public education
2) Quality jobs with livable wages
3) Tax fairness

NICOLE QUICK

Nicole is running for State House District 59 in Guilford County.

Nicole’s Top Priorities:
1) Invest in quality education
2) Care for natural resources
3) Lower healthcare costs

AIMY STEELE

Aimy is running for House District 82 in Cabarrus County.

Aimy’s Top Priorities:
1) Increase funding for public schools
2) Expand Medicaid
3) Fix the affordable housing crisis

REP. JULIE VON HAEFEN

Julie is running for House District 36 in Wake County.

Julie’s Top Priorities:
1) Increase teacher pay
2) Expand Medicaid
3) Equity for women

GAIL YOUNG

Gail is running for House District 83 in Cabarrus County.

Gail’s Top Priorities:
1) Ensure every child has a quality education
2) Healthcare is a given for everyone
3) Redistricting reform

These Featured Candidates are running in seats considered safe in the General Election. We look forward to seeing these women take office in January!

VERNETTA ALSTON

Vernetta is running unopposed for House District 29 in Durham County.

Vernetta’s Top Priorities:
1) Fight climate change
2) Equity & inclusion
3) Safe and adequate housing for all

JULIE MAYFIELD

Julie is running for Senate District 49 in Buncombe County.

Julie’s Top Priorities:
1) Green New Deal for North Carolina
2) Implement a holistic approach to health
3) Make the General Assembly work for us

NATALIE MURDOCK

Natalie is running for Senate District 20 in Durham County.

Natalie’s Top Priorities:
1) Equitable & affordable housing
2) Healthcare for all
3) Protecting our environment

DEANDREA SALVADOR

DeAndrea is running for Senate District 39 in Mecklenburg County.

DeAndrea’s Top Priorities:
1) Affordable healthcare
2) Expand educational opportunities
3) Strengthen our infrastructure