March 10, 2022 Press Releases

Congresswoman Katie Porter Endorses Sean Casten in Re-Election Campaign

Downers Grove, IL — Today, U.S. Congressman Sean Casten (D-IL) announced he has been endorsed by Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA), deputy chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, in his re-election campaign. This endorsement comes on the heels of endorsements from 14 other Members of Congress, including Illinois Reps. Bill Foster and Brad Schneider, as well as Members of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, the Blue Dog Caucus, and the Congressional Black Caucus.

“Since Sean and I came to Congress in 2019, we’ve fought hand-in-hand to lower costs for families, hold corporations accountable, and combat the climate crisis,” said Rep. Katie Porter. “Sean brings a wealth of real-world experience into policy-making in a way that is desperately needed in Congress. I’m proud to endorse him.”

“Rep. Porter and I share a common goal in Congress—to do everything we can to deliver real results for our constituents,” said Rep. Sean Casten. “I’m honored to have her support and I look forward to continuing to serve the people of the 6th District.”

The following Members of Congress have endorsed Rep. Sean Casten:
Rep. Bill Foster (IL-11)
Rep. Brad Schneider (IL-10)
Rep. Maxine Waters (CA-43) Chair, House Financial Services Committee
Rep. Kathy Castor (FL-14) Chair, Select Committee on the Climate Crisis
Rep. Suzan DelBene (WA-01) Chair, New Democrat Coalition
Rep. Don McEachin (VA-04) Vice-Chair, Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition
Rep. Jared Huffman (CA-02)
Rep. Ed Perlmutter (CO-07)
Rep. Jahana Hayes (CT-05)
Rep. Tom Malinowski (NJ-07)
Rep. Sylvia Garcia (TX-29)
Rep. Derek Kilmer (WA-05)
Rep. Mike Levin (CA-49)
Rep. Abigail Spanberger (VA-07)
Rep. Katie Porter (CA-45)