The WISH List endorses mainstream Republican women candidates for public office at all levels of government.

Endorsements for the 2005-2006 election cycle are ongoing. This listing will be updated regularly to reflect new endorsees for local, state and federal offices.

    * = Incumbent
= WINNER 
     

 CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATES
   CLICK ON EACH CANDIDATE'S NAME TO VISIT HER CAMPAIGN WEBSITE
 
U.S. SENATE
U.S. Sen. Olympia J. Snowe (Maine)*
Cynthia Thielen, U.S. Senate Candidate (Hawaii)
K.T. McFarland, U.S. Senate Candidate (New York)
 
GOVERNOR
Gov. Linda Lingle (HI)*
Gov. Jodi Rell (CT)*
Lt. Gov. Kerry Healey, Candidate for Governor (MA)
Judy Baar Topinka, Candidate for Governor (IL)
 
U.S. House of Representatives
U.S. Rep. Judy Biggert (IL-13)*
U.S. Rep. Mary Bono (CA-45)*
U.S. Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite (FL-5)*
U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (WV-2)*
U.S. Rep. Kay Granger (TX-12)*
  U.S. Rep. Nancy Johnson (CT-5)*
  U.S. Rep. Sue Kelly (NY-19)*
U.S. Rep. Deborah Pryce (OH-15)*
Marilyn Brewer, U.S. House (CA-48)
Darlene J. Curley, U.S. House (ME-01)
Nancy Detert, U.S. House (FL-13)
Dawn Gibbons, U.S. House (NV-2)
Martha Rainville, U.S. House (VT-At Large)
Sheila Sorensen, U.S. House (ID-1)
 CANDIDATES, STATE-BY-STATE....
CALIFORNIA
U.S. Rep. Mary Bono (CA-45)*
  Marilyn Brewer, U.S. House Candidate (CA-48)
Dolores Carr, Santa Clara County District Attorney
Lynn Daucher, State Senate , 34th District
THIS RACE (34TH DISTRICT) IS TOO CLOSE TO CALL
Dr. Mary Jo Ford, State Assembly, 53rd District
Dianne Harman, State Assembly, 67th District
Shirley Horton, State Assembly, 78th District*
Virginia Chang Kiraly, State Assembly, 21st District
coLORADO
Ellen Roberts, State Representative, District 59
connecticut
Gov. Jodi Rell*
  U.S. Rep. Nancy Johnson (CT-5)*
Cathy Cook, Connecticut State Comptroller
FLORIDA
U.S. Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite (FL-5)*
Nancy Detert, U.S. House (FL-13)
HAWAII
Gov. Linda Lingle*
Cynthia Thielen, U.S. Senate Candidate
Idaho
Sheila Sorensen, U.S. House Candidate (ID-1)
ILLINOIS
Judy Baar Topinka, Candidate for Governor
U.S. Rep. Judy Biggert (IL-13)*
Pamela Mitroff, State Representative, District 95
Christine Radogno, State Treasurer Candidate
KANSAS
Sandy Praeger, Insurance Commissioner*
MAINE
U.S. Sen. Olympia J. Snowe (Maine)*
Darlene J. Curley, U.S. House (ME-01)
MASSACHUSETTS
Lt. Gov. Kerry Healey, Candidate for Governor
Samiyah Diaz, State Senate
MICHIGAN
Dawn C. Sloboda, State Representative, District 74
MISSOURI
Kathlyn Fares, State Representative*
NeVADA
Dawn Gibbons, U.S. House (NV-2)
New jersey
Jennifer Beck, State Assembly*
Amy Handlin, State Assembly*
Marcia Karrow, State Assembly*
  Muriel M. Shore, Essex County Freeholder*
  Candy Straight, Essex County Freeholder*
Charlotte Vandervalk, State Assembly*
New YORK
Emily Csendes, State Assembly, District 67
Linda Doherty, Westchester County Clerk
  U.S. Rep. Sue Kelly (NY-19)*
  K.T. McFarland, U.S. Senate Candidate (NY)
Jeanine Pirro, State Attorney General
NORTH CAROLINA
Jennifer Casey, Ashe County Commissioner*
OKLAHOMA
Kim Dismuke, State House
OHIO
U.S. Rep. Deborah Pryce (OH-15)*
TEXAS
U.S. Rep. Kay Granger (TX-12)*
VERMONT
  Martha Rainville, U.S. House (VT-At Large)
   
WEST VIRGINIA
U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (WV-2)*
   
MEN OF MERIT
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (CA)*
Steve Poizner, Insurance Commissioner (CA)
  Bruce McPherson, Secretary of State (CA)*
   
 
 
 

 

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