Personal Endorsements

Hear about Sam Bagenstos from just a few of the leaders
who have endorsed him for Michigan’s Supreme Court

 
  Congresswoman Debbie Dingell   “Michigan needs a strong, independent court to ensure all cases receive the fair, judicial review they deserve. Sam has spent his career fighting for the vulnerable and uplifting the voices of everyday people — not the wealthy and powerful. I'm confident his experience and knowledge will serve Michiganders well as a member of the Supreme Court.

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell

“Michigan needs a strong, independent court to ensure all cases receive the fair, judicial review they deserve. Sam has spent his career fighting for the vulnerable and uplifting the voices of everyday people — not the wealthy and powerful. I'm confident his experience and knowledge will serve Michiganders well as a member of the Supreme Court.

  Wayne County Executive Warren Evans   “Michigan Democrats are poised to win back the the state legislature and statewide executive branch offices, Sam’s national and local civil rights experience will allow us to enhance the Court as well. By electing Sam Bagenstos we can strengthen a Court that stands up for people.”

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans

“Michigan Democrats are poised to win back the the state legislature and statewide executive branch offices, Sam’s national and local civil rights experience will allow us to enhance the Court as well. By electing Sam Bagenstos we can strengthen a Court that stands up for people.”

  Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan   "I'm proud to endorse Sam Bagenstos for Michigan Supreme Court because he stands up for justice -- for everyone. He will be a great Supreme Court justice for all Michiganders.”

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan

"I'm proud to endorse Sam Bagenstos for Michigan Supreme Court because he stands up for justice -- for everyone. He will be a great Supreme Court justice for all Michiganders.”

  Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon   “I was impressed by Sam Bagenstos’s commitment to civil rights. The people of Michigan will be well served by having a justice of the Supreme Court with Sam’s experience and values.”

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon

“I was impressed by Sam Bagenstos’s commitment to civil rights. The people of Michigan will be well served by having a justice of the Supreme Court with Sam’s experience and values.”

  Former Attorney General Eric Holder   “I’m proud to endorse Sam Bagenstos, a dedicated public servant with an impressive record of fighting for fairness and justice. During the Obama Administration, he was an instrumental leader in our efforts to protect the right to vote, expand the rights of people with disabilities, and put in place reforms that are rebuilding trust between law enforcement and the communities they serve. He will be an independent voice for the people of Michigan and an excellent justice of the Michigan Supreme Court.”

Former Attorney General Eric Holder

“I’m proud to endorse Sam Bagenstos, a dedicated public servant with an impressive record of fighting for fairness and justice. During the Obama Administration, he was an instrumental leader in our efforts to protect the right to vote, expand the rights of people with disabilities, and put in place reforms that are rebuilding trust between law enforcement and the communities they serve. He will be an independent voice for the people of Michigan and an excellent justice of the Michigan Supreme Court.”

  Former U.S. Attorney Barb McQuade   “Sam Bagenstos will be an excellent Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court because he is a superb lawyer who is committed to equal justice and the rule of law.”

Former U.S. Attorney Barb McQuade

“Sam Bagenstos will be an excellent Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court because he is a superb lawyer who is committed to equal justice and the rule of law.”

  Senator Elizabeth Warren   “When I first met Sam, he was a young lawyer already making a name for himself in his advocacy for the rights of people with disabilities. In the decades since, he has become one of the nation’s leading civil rights lawyers. Sam is hard-working and compassionate -- and fiercely committed to justice. In short, Sam Bagenstos is just the person we need to serve on our courts.”

Senator Elizabeth Warren

“When I first met Sam, he was a young lawyer already making a name for himself in his advocacy for the rights of people with disabilities. In the decades since, he has become one of the nation’s leading civil rights lawyers. Sam is hard-working and compassionate -- and fiercely committed to justice. In short, Sam Bagenstos is just the person we need to serve on our courts.”

  Former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis   “Sam has spent a career fighting for progressive values. His work helped to establish the principle that no woman should have to choose between a job and a healthy pregnancy. He is exactly the sort of person we need on our courts.”

Former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis

“Sam has spent a career fighting for progressive values. His work helped to establish the principle that no woman should have to choose between a job and a healthy pregnancy. He is exactly the sort of person we need on our courts.”