PODER PAC Announces Endorsement of Patricia Campos-Medina’s U.S. Senate Campaign

Apr 12, 2024 | Press Release

PODER PAC is a national organization focused on recruiting, supporting, and electing pro-choice Democratic Latinas to the US Congress 

Califon, NJ—  The Patricia Campos-Medina campaign proudly announces our latest endorsement from PODER PAC, marking a significant milestone gathering support for her historic bid to become the first Latina from New Jersey to serve in the U.S. Senate. This endorsement from PODER PAC injects substantial momentum into Patricia Campos-Medina’s campaign, confirming she is the candidate that will fiercely advocate for all women and working families across the state and beyond. 

As the sole woman candidate, Patricia understands the needs of women as women rights come under attack. Founded in 2008, PODER PAC is the only national political action committee solely dedicated to electing pro-choice Democratic Latinas to Congress.

“The endorsement from PODER PAC fills me with immense gratitude and a profound sense of responsibility,” expressed Campos-Medina. “Their support not only reaffirms their dedication to championing Latina representation in New Jersey but also strengthens my resolve to be a voice for our diverse communities. I am wholeheartedly committed to amplifying the voices of New Jersey’s hardworking families, ensuring they have a passionate advocate for their economic well-being and reproductive freedoms in the U.S. Senate.”

Ingrid Duran, Chair of the PODER PAC Board, commended Patricia Campos-Medina for her leadership in advancing representation, reproductive justice, and labor rights. “PODER PAC proudly stands behind Patricia Campos-Medina as she paves the way for representation, reproductive justice, and labor rights,” she said. 

If elected, Patricia Campos Medina would become the first woman, the first Latina and the first woman of color to be elected to the US Senate from NJ. 

You can visit PODER PACs website for a copy of their press announcement: www.poderpac.com/press-releases


Founded in 2008, PODER PAC is the only national political action committee solely dedicated to electing pro-choice Democratic Latinas to Congress. An organization by Latinas and for Latinas, PODER PAC works to recruit, support, and connect pro-choice Democratic Latinas running for Congress. Since their founding, PODER PAC has supported over 70 Latinas running for elected office. For more info visit www.poderpac.com.


Dr. Patricia Campos-Medina, a nationally recognized labor leader and community organizer, brings a wealth of experience and a proven record of expertise to her candidacy for the United States Senate. With three decades of dedicated service in grassroots and union organizing, electoral campaigns, government affairs, and organizational management, Patricia is a proven champion for working families. Her commitment to higher education and labor education is reflected in her academic journey, from earning a scholarship to attend Cornell University to achieving a Ph.D. from Rutgers University.

Patricia’s journey as the daughter of immigrant workers escaping civil war informs her dedication to championing education as the key to a brighter future. Her resilience and commitment to diversity and inclusivity stand as pillars in her quest to represent all New Jerseyans in the U.S. Senate. As a policy expert, Patricia has demonstrated leadership in national and state legislative campaigns, where she has tirelessly fought to protect the rights of American workers, ensuring their ability to join unions, advocating for workplace safety, affordable healthcare, and dignified retirements. Patricia Campos-Medina is not just another candidate; she is a Jersey Girl ready to restore integrity, accountability, and trust in our politics, fighting for the opportunities every working family deserves. For more information about Patricia Campos-Medina’s campaign and our commitment to working families, please visit www.Patricia4Senate.com.