Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer

Former State Senator, 1992-2002

“There’s no doubt that Anna truly represents the Democratic Party’s future. She is a rising star in Florida politics and in our community. She works hard each day to deliver results and gets things done for the people of Florida. I have full confidence that we will be in good hands with Anna Eskamani representing us in the Florida Legislature. It is my honor to endorse Anna Eskamani for Florida House District 47.”

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer

Former State Senator, 1992-2002

“There’s no doubt that Anna truly represents the Democratic Party’s future. She is a rising star in Florida politics and in our community. She works hard each day to deliver results and gets things done for the people of Florida. I have full confidence that we will be in good hands with Anna Eskamani representing us in the Florida Legislature. It is my honor to endorse Anna Eskamani for Florida House District 47.”

Orlando City Commissioner Patty Sheehan

District 4 City Commissioner and Central Florida’s First Openly-LGBTQ Elected Official

“I heartily endorse Anna for House District 47 in the Florida Legislature. This Central Florida seat is an important partner with the City of Orlando. Anna will provide passionate, principled, and progressive leadership, a role she is perfect for.”

“Respiro profundamente a Anna por el Distrito 47 de la Casa de la Legislatura de Florida. Este asiento de Florida Central es un socio importante con la Ciudad de Orlando. Anna proporcionará un liderazgo apasionado, de principios y progresista, un papel para el que es perfecta.”

I first met Anna in 2012 and have admired her courage and grit since day one. Floridians can trust Anna to be a powerful and effective advocate for them. She is a bold and authentic leader that we can all count on. I am honored to support Anna, and cannot wait to have her as colleague in the Florida House.

The Honorable Randolph Bracy

Florida State Senator, District 11

Mayor Chapin was the first mayor of Orange County and a trailblazer for women in politics. She spoke and introduced Anna at her August 15 kickoff. The Honorable Linda Chapin

Orange County’s first Mayor (1990-1998)

“My wife Jerol and I consider Anna to be a promise for the future. We have been very impressed with Anna’s advocacy efforts on behalf of our community. Often those elected to office forget why they first sought public office and who they represent. We don’t believe that would be true for Anna. Bright new faces such as hers give me hope for the future.” The Honorable Bud Gardner

Former Florida State Senator, State Representative, and Brevard School Board Member

“My wife Jerol and I consider Anna to be a promise for the future. We have been very impressed with Anna’s advocacy efforts on behalf of our community. Often those elected to office forget why they first sought public office and who they represent. We don’t believe that would be true for Anna. Bright new faces such as hers give me hope for the future.” The Honorable Patricia Schroeder

Former Congresswoman, first female U.S. Representative elected in Colorado

“I have known Anna for years, and have always respected her hard work and tenacity. She is a fearless leader who cares deeply about our community. As a former State Legislator, I cannot think of someone better to represent us. I am proud to endorse Anna V. Eskamani for Florida House District 47 and will do my part to help her win.” The Honorable Dick Batchelor

Former Florida State Representative

The comptroller acts an independent arbiter that monitors county spending and investments. Martha Haynie has really defined the office of the Comptroller, and leaves a legacy of superior stewardship, capability and outstanding public service. The Honorable Martha Haynie

Former Orange County Comptroller Martha Haynie, for 28 years, one of our longest-serving officials

“To represent a community, one has to have a spirit of service, commitment to the public without biases or prejudices, be a good listener and a good communicator. I have found that Anna V. Eskamani to have the qualities needed to represent her constituency. She is a woman of integrity, focused on the issues that affects her community, and driven to legislate on behalf of her constituents in order to better the quality of life of her citizens. I am proud to support Anna V. Eskamani on her quest for State Representative District 47.” Mayor Jose Alvarez

Mayor of Kissimmee

“I’m proud to endorse my friend Anna Eskamani for House District 47. I’ve had the pleasure of calling her a professional colleague for several years and have seen first hand her willingness to roll-up her sleeves and dive into difficult issues related to women’s rights and access to affordable, quality health care. Her worth ethic and tenacity is inspiring. She is exactly the kind of high-quality, hard working leader we need in the Florida House.” Representative Nick Duran

State Representative, District 112 (D - Miami)

“Anna has the skills and temperament to be an outstanding legislator. Her compassion for people and her thoughtful and intelligent nature will make her someone to be proud of. I am happy to support Anna because I know she will keep all Floridians a priority.” Congressman Darren Soto

U.S. Congressman, Florida's 9th District, and Florida's First Puerto Rican Member of Congress

“It’s my pleasure to endorse Anna Eskamani for State House Representative, District 47. I’ve always been impressed with Anna’s professionalism, strength of character and strong leadership ability. I’m confident she will listen closely to the constituents of District 47 and work hard to address their concerns in Tallahassee. Anna Eskamani is the candidate to vote for District 47 Representative!”
– Hon. Daryl Flynn

The Honorable Daryl Flyyn, and the Honorable Kat Gordon

Orange County School Board Members, Districts 2 and 5

“Anna has the skills and temperament to be an outstanding legislator. Her compassion for people and her thoughtful and intelligent nature will make her someone to be proud of. I am happy to support Anna because I know she will keep all Floridians a priority.” The Honorable Mark Pafford

Former Minority Leader, Florida House of Representatives

“The citizens of Florida would be well-served to have someone as honest and compassionate as Anna representing their interests in Tallahassee.” The Honorable Michael Barber

Orange County Soil and Water Supervisor, District 1

“Anna Eskamani has been a champion of the people for many years, by being a fierce defender of reproductive justice, women’s rights, equality for all as well as many other progressive issues which put people first. Anna is and will continue to be a Progressive warrior – she is exactly the type of candidate that we need representing us in Tallahassee!” Commissioner Vivianna Janer

Osceola County Commissioner, District 2, Chairwoman of LYNX, Vice Chairwoman of the Tourist Development Council, and Vice Chairwoman of the Central Florida Commuter Rail Commission (SunRail)

“My wife and I are proud to support Anna in her run for House District 47.  She has proven to be an effective community activist and she will bring a much needed breathe of fresh air to the Legislature advocating for the needs of all generations.”

Senator Vic Torres, Jr.

Senate Representative for Florida's 15th District, former State Representative

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Anna V. Eskamani is a progressive who is deeply connected to her community.

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Senate Representative for Florida's 15th District, former State Representative

Our first ten Florida House Democratic endorsements!

State Rep. Robert Asencio (D)

State Rep. Daisy Baez (D)

State Rep. Lori Berman (D)

State Rep. John Cortes (D)

State Rep. Evan Jenne (D)

State Rep. Shevrin Jones (D)

State Rep. Amy Mercado (D)

State Rep. Sean Shaw (D)

State Rep. Emily Slosberg (D)

State Rep. Carlos G. Smith (D)

Representative Amy Mercado

State Representative, District 48 (D – Orlando) and former Chair of the Orange County Democrats

“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Anna Eskamani since she was a UCF College Democrat. She is an amazing individual who puts all her energy and passion in rolling up her sleeves to fight for community. She is exactly who we need in Tallahassee.”

“He tenido el placer de trabajar con Anna Eskamani desde que era un demócrata universitario de UCF. Ella es una persona increíble que pone toda su energía y pasión en enrollar sus mangas para luchar por la comunidad. Ella es exactamente lo que necesitamos en Tallahassee.”

Representative Amy Mercado

State Representative, District 48, and former Chair of the Orange County Democrats

“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Anna Eskamani since she was a UCF College Democrat. She is an amazing individual who puts all her energy and passion in rolling up her sleeves to fight for community. She is exactly who we need in Tallahassee.”

“He tenido el placer de trabajar con Anna Eskamani desde que era un demócrata universitario de UCF. Ella es una persona increíble que pone toda su energía y pasión en enrollar sus mangas para luchar por la comunidad. Ella es exactamente lo que necesitamos en Tallahassee.”

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