Assemblymember Aravella Simotis endorsed Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr. for Borough President.
The Queens Democratic Party endorsed the following Candidates for City Council:
District 19: Paul Vallone
District 20: Councilmember
District 22: Costa Constantinides
District 23: Councilmember
District 24: former Assemblymember
District 25: Councilmember
District 26: Councilmember
Jimmy Van Bramer
District 28: Councilmember
District 29: Councilmember
District 30: Councilmember
District 32: Lew Simon
The New York Hotel Trades Council endorsed Austin Shafran for District 19.
Congressmember Gregory Meeks endorsed former City Comptroller Bill Thompson.
Union 1199 SEIU endorsed Public Advocate Bill de Blasio.
Brooklyn politicians: Assemblywoman Inez Barron, City Council candidate Ari Kagan and Democratic district leaders Melba Brown, Betty Ann Canizio, Jeanette Givant, Christopher Olechowski, Chris Owens, Corey Provost and Charles Ragusa endorsed City Comptroller John Liu.