Jerry McNerney is a strong, progressive Democrat. In addition to being supported by the Democratic Party, McNerney has been endorsed by both of Richard Pombo's opponents in the primary, Republicans Pete McCloskey and Tom Benigno, as well as Gen. Wesley Clark. McNerney also has the support of the California Labor Federation, the Teamsters, and the SEIU.
McNerney has been endorsed by the Modesto Bee, the Sacramento Bee, the San Jose Mercury News, the Pleasanton Weekly, the Danville Weekly, the Independent, and the San Francisco Chronicle.
Jerry McNerney will bring common sense, forward-looking policies to Congress. As a clean energy engineer, he will fight to protect our environment and end our dependence on foreign oil.