Elected Officials

Members of Congress

U.S. SENATE

VT
President pro tempore

U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Mayors

Los Angeles, CA

San Jose, CA

North Providence, RI

Democratic State Parties

Joe Barbuto

Chair of the Wyoming
Democratic Party

Belinda Biafore

Chair of the West
Virginia Democratic
Party

Nancy DiNardo

Chair of the
Connecticut
Democratic Party

Marge Hoffa

Vice Chair of
the Minnesota
Democratic-
Farmer-Labor Party

State Leaders

Denny Heck

Lieutenant Governor
WA

Dianne Primavera

Lieutenant Governor
CO

Mike Pellicciotti

State Treasurer
WA

Thomas P. DiNapoli

Comptroller
NY

State Legislatures – Leadership

Stacey Pheffer Amato

Assembly Assistant
Majority Whip
NY

Nickie J. Antonio

Senate Assistant
Minority Leader
OH

Ryan A. Bizzarro

House Democratic
Policy Committee
Chair
PA

Clinton Calabrese

Assembly Deputy
Majority Whip
NJ

Nicole J. Cannizzaro

Senate Majority
Leader
NV

Jay Costa

Senate Minority
Leader
PA

Wayne P. DeAngelo

Assembly Deputy
Speaker
NJ

Sal N. DiDomenico

Assistant Senate
Majority Leader
MA

Phillip Diserio

House Assistant
Minority Whip
WV

Barbara Favola

Senate Democratic
Whip
VA

Wayne D. Fontana

Senate Democratic
Caucus Chair
PA

Ronald Mariano

House Speaker
MA

Marcus Riccelli

House Majority Whip
WA

John Rizzo

Senate Minority Floor
Leader
MO

Dominick J. Ruggerio

Senate President
RI

C. Allison Russo

House Minority Leader
OH

Paul A. Sarlo

Senate Deputy
Majority Leader
NJ

Nicholas P. Scutari

Senate President
NJ

Leader Eloise A. Vitelli

Senate Majority
ME

2022 Key Races

Running for U.S. Senate 2022

U.S. Senator
Catherine Cortez Masto
NV

Running for re-election
against Republican challenger Adam Laxalt

*Among the most vulnerable
Democratic incumbents

U.S. Representative
Tim Ryan
OH

Running for the open seat in Ohio against Republican challenger J.D. Vance

*Critical race for Democrats to maintain their Senate majority

Running for U.S. House of Representatives 2022

Annette Taddeo

FL-27

Running for election against the Republican incumbent, Maria Elvira Salazar

Chris Deluzio
PA-17

Running for election for the open seat in PA-17 against Republican challenger Jeremy Shaffer

U.S. Representative
Jennifer Wexton
VA-10

Running for re-election against Republican challenger Hung Cao

*Targeted by NRCC as a vulnerable incumbent

Recent Victories

We’re proud of you Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden!

We’re extremely excited that for the first time in U.S. history we have an Italian American in the White House, and we look forward to the contributions that will certainly be made by the Biden-Harris Administration.

Our Efforts in the 2020 Election Cycle

In the 2020 election cycle, the Italian American Democrats implemented an ambitious national effort to help elect President Biden, keep the Democratic majority in the House, and gain a Senate majority.

Our efforts included:

National Social Media Strategy

Developing and implementing a national social media strategy, and expanding our reach via the purchase of digital advertisements to engage Italian American Democrats in support of the Biden-Harris campaign

Fundraising Efforts

Leading fundraising efforts within the Italian American Democratic community in support of the Biden-Harris campaign and the campaigns of Italian American candidates for other federal and state offices

Grassroots Voting Efforts

Standing-up grassroots get-out-the-vote efforts in nine battleground states, specifically targeting outreach to Italian American Democratic voters in those states and organizing phone banking by Italian Americans across the country to Italian American voters in battleground states

Virtual Meetings

Engaging Democratic voters by organizing national and state-wide virtual meetings featuring prominent Italian American politicians and celebrities

Digital and Print Media Campaign Aimed at Americans living in Italy

Coordinating with Democrats Abroad Italy to develop and implement a digital and print media campaign to provide information on how to vote from abroad and encourage Americans living in Italy to register and vote

Digital Campaign Aimed at Voters in Georgia

Executing a digital campaign targeting Italian American Democrats and Independents in Georgia in support of Democratic candidates in the January 2021 Senate run-off election

Support of Five Italian American Congressional Candidates

Endorsing and supporting five Italian American congressional candidates and incumbents in tight races

Fundraising Festa Featuring Speaker Pelosi

Hosting our first annual Festa featuring Speaker Nancy Pelosi to raise money to support Italian American congressional candidates

Italian American Democrats

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