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Michele Edwards has earned the following endorsements:

- The Staunton NewsLeader

- National Association of Social Workers - Virginia Chapter

- Virginia Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW)

- Sierra Club Virginia Chapter

- CSGV: The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence

- Humane Dominion

- Virginia AFL-CIO

- Friends of Augusta

Michele Edwards endorsed by the Staunton NewsLeader - October 25

Dickie Bell no friend to education. Edwards will be in the 20th District: Our View

We believe that voters would be well served electing Michele Edwards to the House of Delegates. Especially on public education, it’s clear she’s not just interested in going to the Capitol to settle scores, but truly wants to improve the system that will shape our communities and the lives of our children and grandchildren.

Our View is the opinion of our Editorial Board: Roger Watson, president; David Fritz, executive editor; and William Ramsey, news director

Read the full story in the NewsLeader

Michele Edwards has been endorsed by the National Association of Social Workers - Virginia Chapter.

The National Association of Social Workers of Virginia (NASW-VA) strives to assure achievement of the highest standards of Social Work practice in the Commonwealth. A key focus is advocating and supporting public policies and legislative efforts that further the profession of Social Work and embrace the diversity of human need.  

The Virginia Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) endorses Michele Edwards

An independent affiliate of the National NOW organization, the Virginia Chapter of the National Organization for Women works at the state level to empower women and expand their rights.We promote awareness of issues that impact women economically, legally, socially, and personally.


Sierra Club

The Sierra Club endorses Michele Edwards

The Sierra Club has been the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization since 1892. In their endorsement, the Virginia Chapter stated it, “highly values Edwards’ dedication to the protection of the natural resources of Virginia.” They are confident that she will safeguard the quality of the land, water and air for her constituents and all Virginians.

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Michele Edwards

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence

The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) is a 501(c)(4) organization founded in 1974 that seeks to prevent gun violence through data-driven policy development and aggressive advocacy.

On September 29 CSGV released its Virginia Delegate Challenger Endorsements list that includes Michele Edwards, candidate for Virginia's 20th District.

Michele Edwards, running to defeat Dickie Bell in the 20th District, endorsed by Humane Dominion.

Humane Dominion is dedicated to making Virginia a safer place for animals. The political action committee helps elect animal-friendly candidates. They have endorsed Michele Edwards in her bid for the House of Delegates from the 20th District.

Michele Dixon Edwards receives the Virginia AFL-CIO’s endorsement in her bid to unseat Dickie Bell in the 20th General Assembly district.

On August 18, 2017, the Virginia AFL-CIO gave their endorsement in the race for delegate from the 20th district, Michele Edwards. The organization, a long-time advocate for working Virginians, actively monitors the Virginia General Assembly, seeks strong worker compensation and worker safety laws, supports heath care for retirees, and promotes civil and equal rights.

Friends of Augusta endorses Michele Edwards for 20th House District seat

Friends of Augusta is focused on pipeline opposition. On August 11 they announced their endorsement of Michele Edwards for House of Delegates, representing the 20th District.

Committee to Elect Michele Edwards
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