Candidate Resources

If you are a candidate running for office and would like to seek Pittsburgh DSA’s endorsement, please download and complete our application and questionnaire and send with cover letter to We will notify you that we have received it and if there is any additional information we require. There is no time limit for turning in the questionnaire, but when seeking our endorsement, please consider that the process will take four to six weeks after the questionnaire is submitted — so please plan accordingly for the date of the election in which you’re running.

You can read the full text of our endorsement process here.