Endorsements

Progressive Democrats of America Endorses Tahirah Amatul-Wadud

Chicopee, Mass. (June 21, 2018) -- Candidate for Congress, Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, has been endorsed by Progressive Democrats of America, a leading national progressive grassroots-driven activism organization.

“We at Progressive Democrats of America are delighted to have endorsed Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, candidate for Congress from the First Congressional District of Massachusetts,” said Russell Freedman, PDA State Coordinator. 

Tahirah Amatul-Wadud Endorsed By Indivisible National

Chicopee, Mass. (June 6, 2018) -- Candidate for Congress in the First Congressional District, Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, has been endorsed by Indivisible, a leading national progressive grassroots-driven activism organization. “Tahirah’s a first time candidate and deeply rooted community activist. She’s a Springfield based attorney dedicated to fighting for residents of Massachusetts and will be a fierce advocate…” stated the official endorsement announcement

Tahirah Amatul-Wadud Receives Endorsement from Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution

(March 30, 2018 - Springfield, Mass.) Candidate for Congress in the First Congressional District, Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, has been endorsed by Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution “FCCPR”. 

“Tahirah’s understanding of the issues facing the constituents of CD-1 and her commitment to improving their lives gives me hope that we can be represented much more effectively at the congressional level”, said David Greenberg, a member of both CPR’s Endorsement Committee and Coordinating Committee.

Rise Up Western Mass Indivisible Endorses Amatul-Wadud

Springfield, Massachusetts (April 20, 2018) -- Candidate for Congress in the First Congressional District, Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, has been endorsed by Rise Up Western Massachusetts, an Indivisible Group serving the greater Springfield area.  “Tahirah’s progressive platform, inclusive messaging, and active support of local issues mirrored our group’s priorities and resonated with our members,” Jackie Neiman, co-founder of the Rise Up Western Mass chapter, said of the newly endorsed candidate.

Holyoke City Councilor Jossie Valentín Endorses Amatul-Wadud

Holyoke, Mass. (June 25, 2018) -- Candidate for Congress in the First Congressional District, Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, has been endorsed by Holyoke City Councilor Jossie Valentín. Speaking about her decision Valentín said, “I am really excited to have a woman like Tahirah running for this seat. Tahirah is a dedicated member of this community who will fight with us and for us, and who is actually listening, carefully and respectfully, to the voices of our community. It is time for a change in DC for who represents our Congressional District 1 communities."

Full Endorsement List

Organizations

  • Progressive Democrats of America
  • Indivisible National Project
  • Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution
  • Rise Up Western Mass
  • Williamsburg Indivisible


Officials

Holyoke City Councilor Jossie Valentín