PRESS RELEASE - Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Former Congresswoman and City Councilwoman Mary Rose Oakar today endorsed Justin Bibb for mayor of Cleveland, one week before Election Day. “I’ve had the pleasure of serving our community as a Congresswoman, City Councilwoman, State Representative and a member of the State Board of Education. I was first elected to the U.S. Congress when I was 36-years-old." "I see in Justin what I felt in myself - youthful energy, a co
PRESS RELEASE - Friday, Oct. 22, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Cuyahoga County Council President Pernel Jones Jr. today endorsed Justin Bibb for mayor of Cleveland. “Justin has an ambitious vision for Cleveland that will propel the entire region forward with the goal of collaboration front and center,” said Jones, County President and Councilman representing District 8. With Bibb as mayor, Jones said Cleveland will rise to its potential and Greater Cleveland will thrive. “I look for
PRESS RELEASE - Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Former Cleveland City Council President Martin J. Sweeney endorsed Justin Bibb for mayor because of Bibb’s commitment to putting people and neighborhoods first. “For the past ten months, Justin has shown he will listen to the concerns and ideas of residents and community stakeholders,” said Sweeney, a County Councilman representing District 3. “I met him over a year ago on my front porch and since then I’ve watched him c
PRESS RELEASE - Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Former Cleveland mayoral candidate Sandra R. Williams, who has served Clevelanders as a parole officer, state representative and now state senator, endorsed Justin Bibb for mayor today. “I am endorsing Justin Bibb because we need a mayor who is willing to do what it takes to move our city to the next level. Throughout the campaign, I talked about improving our educational system, attracting new businesses, growing econ
PRESS RELEASE - Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – The United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America Northeast Ohio Community Action Program Council (UAW NEO CAP Council), announced today that the Executive Board voted to endorse Justin Bibb for the next Mayor of the city of Cleveland. “Justin knows what he wants to do for the city of Cleveland and how he plans to get us there,” said Chairperson of the NEO-CAP Council, Marjorie Chambers. “
PRESS RELEASE - Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Today, State Senator and Assistant Minority Leader Nickie J. Antonio endorsed nonprofit and business executive Justin Bibb for Mayor. “I’m supporting Justin because he reaches out, listens and has committed to being a true ally for equality and the continued fight for social justice for all people. He has built trust with marginalized communities including those who are LGBTQ+ and I believe he will be a faithful ally in
PRESS RELEASE - Monday, Oct. 4, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) endorsed nonprofit leader and executive Justin Bibb for mayor of Cleveland. It’s the first time the Senator has weighed into Cleveland’s mayoral race and a pivotal moment for the campaign. “We have so much potential in our beloved city, and we need leaders who will get to work for our greatest asset, our people –that's why I'm proud to endorse Justin Bibb as the next mayor of Cleve
PRESS RELEASE - Thursday, Sept. 29, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – On the steps of the Historic Greater Friendship Baptist Church in Glenville, a coalition of Cleveland’s clergy—led by the Rev. Dr. Otis Moss Jr.— formally endorsed Justin Bibb to be the next Mayor of Cleveland. 56 faith leaders across Greater Cleveland stood in unity to give Justin Bibb their historic endorsement. Moss, an icon in the civil rights movement, reminded Clevelanders that in the face of giants, we can be
Major union representing 4,000 Cleveland members backs Bibb campaign PRESS RELEASE - Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - CLEVELAND, OH – The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Power in Action, announced today their endorsement of Justin Bibb for Mayor of Cleveland. The organization represents more than 4,000 workers in Cleveland including county, city and MetroHealth employees. “It’s time for new leadership and a new direction for Cleveland that
PRESS RELEASE - Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Campbell served as the 56th Mayor and first female mayor in Cleveland’s history Today, former Mayor Jane Campbell endorsed nonprofit and business executive Justin Bibb for Mayor at a meet and greet with West Park residents. “I was our city’s 56th mayor. I know what it takes to lead our city, and Justin has the bold vision and energy to lead real change,” Campbell said. “I know firsthand what it’s like to be doubted as
PRESS RELEASE - Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - CLEVELAND, OH – Today, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1, which represents essential workers, including janitors, maintenance, and food service workers, announced its endorsement of Justin Bibb for Mayor of Cleveland. Bibb has been an outspoken advocate on workers’ issues and has launched an inclusive economic recovery campaign to increase the minimum wage to $15.
“Service workers and janitors are not onl
PRESS RELEASE - Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - CLEVELAND, OH – The Ohio Young Democrats today announced their endorsement of 34-year-old Justin Bibb for Mayor of Cleveland. “We’re proud to endorse and fully support Justin Bibb as Cleveland’s next Mayor. Justin Bibb brings new energy, leadership, and experience to spark real change in Cleveland, Northeast Ohio and across the state,” said Ohio Young Democrats’ President Chris Anderson. “As a young Democrat, I’m focused on buildi
PRESS RELEASE - Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - CLEVELAND, OH Justin Bibb receives endorsement ahead of primary election in fastest growing ward in the city Ward 3 City Councilman Kerry McCormack endorsed Justin Bibb for Mayor of Cleveland today ahead of the primary election next week. McCormack has known Bibb for years and shares many of the same priorities from transforming management at the West Side Market to breaking Cleveland Public Power’s 50-year contract with American
PRESS RELEASE Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - Cleveland, OH Today, former Mayor Michael R. White endorsed nonprofit and business executive Justin Bibb for Mayor at a press conference alongside dozens of neighborhood leaders at Bibb’s childhood home on E. 121st and Dove Ave. on the city’s southeast side. "Our city is ready for change, for a new leader with fresh ideas for the future. Having done this job for a dozen years, I know what it takes, and Justin Bibb has it. He will le
PRESS RELEASE - Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - Cleveland, OH – Justin Bibb Receives National Endorsement in Run for Mayor’s Office.
Run for Something, a national nonprofit focused on supporting progressive candidates today officially endorsed Justin Bibb for Mayor of Cleveland.
It’s the first endorsement for Justin Bibb’s campaign as he joins 42 endorsed candidates running for local offices across the country. “I am humbled to receive this endorsement from Run for Something.