Kris Goodfellow Receives Backing of CA Democratic Party Delegates

Kris Goodfellow Receives Backing of California Democratic Party Delegates
Goodfellow Earns 87 Percent of Delegate Votes at Pre-Endorsement Conference
Redlands, CA – At the pre-endorsement conference for the California Democratic Party this weekend, Kris Goodfellow’s campaign received overwhelming support from Democratic Party Delegates in the 23rd State Senate District. Goodfellow earned 87 percent of the vote, securing the California Democratic Party’s (CDP) pre-endorsement. Goodfellow will now be automatically placed on the consent calendar at the November CDP Convention.

The CDP endorsement clearly asserts Goodfellow’s status as the Democratic front runner for the 23rd District. In addition to today’s endorsement, Goodfellow’s campaign has continued to build tremendous momentum.

Status of the Race: Goodfellow has raised more to date than any candidate in the 23rd District race and has continued to rack up notable endorsements, which include: Senator Connie Leyva, State Controller Betty Yee, SEIU California and local leaders throughout the Inland Empire.
“I’m honored to receive the support of the California Democratic Party and its entrusted leaders. Delegates in the 23rd District couldn’t have made their choice more clear,” commented Goodfellow.

I look forward to working with our Party to flip this seat from red-to-blue and bring meaningful change and representation to our Inland Empire community.”

Kris Goodfellow Outraises Field in SD 23

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Redlands, CA – Political outsider and small-business owner Kris Goodfellow outraised competitors in the race for California State Senate District 23. According to campaign finance filings released yesterday, Goodfellow raised more than $100,000 in the first financial reporting period of the year and asserted herself as the front-runner in the open race for the 23rd District.  These strong fundraising numbers follow Goodfellow's recent endorsements from Senator Connie Leyva, SEIU California and State Controller Betty Yee.


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SEIU California Endorses Kris Goodfellow for State Senate

Redlands, CA – The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) California has thrown their support behind Kris Goodfellow in the race for California's 23rd State Senate District. SEIU California's endorsement follows Goodfellow recently earning the support of one of California's most notable labor leaders, State Senator Connie Leyva, Leyva was the first woman elected to serve as president of the California State Labor Federation.

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California State Controller Betty Yee Endorses Kris Goodfellow for State Senate 

Betty Yee Endorsement Image

Redlands, CA – California State Controller Betty Yee has thrown her support behind Kris Goodfellow in California's 23rd State Senate District race. As the chief fiscal officer of California, the fifth largest economy in the world, Yee is responsible for accountability and disbursement of the state’s financial resources. 


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Senator Connie Leyva Endorses

Connie Leyva

Redlands, CA – On the heels of Kris Goodfellow entering the race for the 23rd State Senate District, her campaign announced earning the endorsement of California State Senator Connie Leyva. 


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Redlands business owner launches campaign

Sandra Emerson profiled Kris and her run for State Senate in the Redlands Facts.

Kris Goodfellow Announces Campaign for California State Senate 

Journalist and Small-Business Owner Committed to Bringing Change to Sacramento 

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Redlands, CA - Today, former journalist and Redlands small-business owner Kris Goodfellow announced her campaign for California State Senate District 23.

As a journalist for the The New York Times, Associated Press and Chicago Tribune, Kris worked on the frontlines covering breaking news like the Oklahoma City bombing and rooting out corruption in business and government. After a career in journalism, Kris transitioned into the technology field. Today, she and her husband own and operate Voyager Search a Redlands-based search software company. Voyager Search is the global leader in geospatial search technology and has brought innovation and technology jobs to the Inland Empire.


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