Shamann Walton is running for Supervisor to be a strong voice for the communities of southeast San Francisco and to make sure City Hall works for all of us. He knows that everyone deserves a quality education, a good paying job, a safe neighborhood, and affordable place to live. As Supervisor, he will …

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  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
August 6, 2022 at 6:20 PM

Have you checked your voter registration?

Double-check to celebrate the Voting Rights Act’s birthday John, Today marks the Voting Rights Act’s 57th birthday. This landmark legislation expanded the right to vote to millions of Americans who were previously discriminated against on the basis of their race — especially Black vo…
  Team Shamann · [email protected]
July 29, 2022 at 4:02 PM

We missed a critical goal

Can you help us bounce back? John, Last month, our campaign passed a critical deadline: the end of our second quarter. We had a big goal for the first half of the year — raising $100,000. Unfortunately, while we came close to that goal, we fell just a little bit short; $940 under wh…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
July 27, 2022 at 9:36 PM

The endorsement that matters most

Will you join my campaign as one of our community endorsers? John, I announced a few weeks ago that Governor Newsom has endorsed our campaign for Board of Supervisors. Today, I’m excited to share that nine of my fellow supervisors have endorsed the campaign! These endorsers are also …
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
July 19, 2022 at 6:01 PM

Gavin’s got my back

He endorsed our campaign because he believes in our vision of fighting for our most underserved families. John, We’ve been endorsed by Governor Gavin Newsom! Governor Newsom joined our campaign because he knows we’re leading on the issues that matter most to San Franciscans—reproduc…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
July 8, 2022 at 9:04 PM

Here’s what we’re fighting for in November

I believe in the potential of this community John, I've always had this community’s back and, since launching my re-election campaign, I’ve been struck by how much you have my back too. I was born in San Francisco and spent my early years right here in the District 10 neighborhoods …
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
July 6, 2022 at 4:13 AM

Continuing to fight for freedom.

It’s up to us to continue the fight for freedom and justice for all John, On Independence Day, I was reminded that it is only through our continued involvement and advocacy that we can push for progress and guarantee equal rights for all. For many, it feels like we’ve taken steps bac…
  Team Shamann · [email protected]
June 30, 2022 at 8:56 PM

There’s still time

This is our last opportunity to support Shamann before the end-of-the-quarter deadline John, There’s still time to make an impact on Shamann’s campaign before our June fundraising deadline. MAKE AN IMPACT » Shamann officially filed for re-election this month, which means he’ll be on…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 25, 2022 at 12:59 AM

Now is the time to join together

John, The decision to overturn Roe v. Wade is devastating and impossible to accept in 2022. San Francisco will not stand for this injustice and we will continue to protect a person’s right to abortion and to protect reproductive rights. More than ever before we must all join toget…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 17, 2022 at 8:45 PM

Will you join me this Juneteenth?

Our city’s biggest party celebrating Black culture is coming up John, Juneteenth is coming up, and I would love for you to join me in honoring this day of celebration and action for the Black community. June 19th commemorates the day that the last Black people who experienced enslav…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 14, 2022 at 4:00 PM

It’s official

I’m running! John, An exciting update—we’re going to be on the ballot! Last week, I filed my paperwork to officially run for re-election as your supervisor! John, will you help me celebrate this major step for our campaign with a contribution? CONTRIBUTE NOW » I ran for the Board of…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 10, 2022 at 10:47 PM

Happy Pride!

Let’s celebrate and honor our LGBTQ+ community! John, Happy Pride Month, San Francisco! Pride is a beautiful celebration of life and love. It is also a time to raise awareness of the issues that still exist for the LGBTQ+ community in our country and in our city. I’ve been honored …
  Team Shamann · [email protected]
April 28, 2022 at 6:42 PM

Let us know you’re attending this Saturday!

Hi John, We are just making sure you saw Shamann’s email last week inviting you to his campaign kickoff happening this weekend! Here are the details: Saturday, April 30th at 11:00AM Bay View Park K.C. Jones Playground (by the MLK Pool) 3rd St. & Bancroft Ave. San Francisco, CA, …
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
April 21, 2022 at 12:14 AM

Will you join me next Saturday for our campaign kickoff?

John, I’m kicking off my re-election campaign next weekend and I’d be honored if you joined us!   Saturday, April 30th at 11:00AM Bay View Park K.C. Jones Playground (MLK Pool) 3rd & Bancroft San Francisco RSVP now » I’m ready to continue leading as District 10 Supervisor—to ma…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
March 25, 2022 at 7:18 PM

Join me this Saturday to kick off my re-election campaign!

Please join me tomorrow (Saturday, March 26th) at 10 AM for some community outreach and signature gathering with Team Walton. Hi John, This weekend we’re kicking off my re-election campaign with a signature-gathering event in Visitacion Valley! I hope you’ll be able to join us tomo…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
March 1, 2022 at 6:03 PM

It’s official: I’m running for re-election!

This morning I launched my re-election campaign for San Francisco District 10 Supervisor! John, This morning I launched my re-election campaign for San Francisco District 10 Supervisor! So far, I’ve been endorsed by over 45 local leaders and organizations, including each of my fello…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
February 19, 2022 at 10:13 PM

Our fight for social justice

In honor of Black History Month, I want to highlight my priorities in fighting for social justice and equity for the Black community. John, In honor of Black History Month, I want to highlight my priorities in fighting for social justice and equity for the Black community. While I’m…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
February 7, 2022 at 7:23 PM

Happy Black History Month!

I’m excited to celebrate the many great attributes of the Black community in San Francisco. John, Happy Black History Month! I’m excited to celebrate another Black History Month and recognize the history and accomplishments of the Black community in San Francisco and across the Un…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
January 21, 2022 at 8:32 PM

The year ahead

I want you to know I’m so grateful to have you on this team. Friends, I’ve felt a renewed sense of confidence knowing that I embark on this year with the support of this community. Thanks to the collective impact of San Franciscans just like you, I’m happy to announce that hundreds o…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
December 30, 2021 at 7:00 PM

I’m asking one last time

We’re so close to reaching our goal, and I hope you’ll help us cross the finish line. Hey Friends, I just wanted to remind you of the deadline that’s fast approaching—my final fundraising deadline for 2021 is tomorrow night. I’m asking one last time for you to get involved in our mis…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
December 27, 2021 at 6:00 PM

We’ve accomplished so much this year

Will you help me continue to fight for our District 10 community by contributing today to my final fundraising push of 2021? Friends, This year, I am so proud of the work we’ve accomplished together – fighting hard for our community, for our vulnerable neighbors, and for working fami…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
December 24, 2021 at 5:01 PM

Happy Holidays, Friends!

Here’s to a safe and happy holiday season Friends, Happy holidays from my family to yours! As we close the books on 2021, I am so grateful for your support, and to have worked alongside so many of you in community. This holiday season, I’m especially grateful to be surrounded by my …
  Team Shamann · [email protected]
December 16, 2021 at 2:06 AM

[ICYMI] Did you hear about the Visitacion Valley Toy Drive?

Please join us and bring in a new toy for the toy drive! Friends, Please join me this Thursday for a fundraiser for my 2022 re-election campaign, and in supporting the Visitacion Valley Toy Drive! RSVP NOW » There’s so much that I am grateful for this year, and as we approach the hol…
  Team Shamann · [email protected]
December 9, 2021 at 12:56 AM

Did you hear about the Visitacion Valley Toy Drive?

Please join us and bring in a new toy for the toy drive! Dear friends, On December 16th, we’ll be hosting a fundraiser for my upcoming re-election campaign, and supporting the Visitacion Valley Toy Drive with Steven Lee. We want to make sure that every child can still find joy during…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
October 1, 2021 at 12:35 AM

Let’s finish strong

Please consider chipping in to my campaign before midnight to help me show San Francisco that we mean business: Good morning friends, In a few days, we’ll be closing the books on my campaign’s third quarter fundraising period. Before we roll into Q4, I’m respectfully asking: Please…
  Team Shamann · [email protected]
September 24, 2021 at 2:37 AM

Your support means everything to our campaign

Shamann has shown that he’s willing to lead on the tough issues and fight for all San Franciscans: Dear Friends, One week from today, our campaign faces a critical deadline: The end of our 3rd Quarter fundraising period. We want to roll into Q4 with strong numbers, and your contrib…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 30, 2021 at 6:36 PM

Can you help out before midnight?

    Dear John, Once the clock strikes midnight tonight, we’re closing the books on the first full quarter of fundraising for my re-election campaign. The whole City will be watching to see how much money I raised for my re-election; will you help me run up the score before we p…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 23, 2021 at 4:12 PM

Can I count on your support?

        Dear John, This past weekend, we celebrated Juneteenth as an official holiday, something my family has been celebrating for decades. It is long overdue that this important holiday receives the attention and recognition it deserves. All this month, we have been celeb…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 11:17 PM

There’s so much more work to do. Can you help us make it happen?

    Help fund my 2022 re-election campaign Chip in today » Dear John, It’s because of community members like you that we’ve been able to achieve so much together since I was first elected as Supervisor of District 10 back in 2018. Together, we’ve passed some of the …
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
April 21, 2021 at 12:57 AM

Today's verdict is just the beginning

        Dear John, What happened to George Floyd -- and too many other Black folks in America -- is bigger than any one cop being convicted. Training is essential and diversity is imperative, but so are convictions for all of these deaths at the hands of law enforcemen…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
April 12, 2021 at 5:07 PM

I’ve been hard at work.

Dear John, I hope you and your loved ones are staying safe as we continue weathering the COVID-19 pandemic. I wanted to give you some updates on my efforts to serve the residents of San Francisco’s 10th District over the past few months. In March, our team helped secure…
  Board President Shamann Walton · [email protected]
January 13, 2021 at 10:08 PM

The honor of a lifetime

    Friends,    As we count down the days until our friend Joe Biden is sworn in as President of the United States, I wanted to share some exciting news about my own role here in San Francisco.    Last week, my colleagues on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors granted me the honor o…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
January 4, 2021 at 11:45 PM

In the midst of a tragic year, there was hope

Friend, Now that we have finally left 2020 behind, I’m taking time to reflect on the hardships, the pain, and the glimmers of hope this past year held.    The COVID-19 pandemic hit our City, and especially our District 10 community, brutally hard. I stood with far too many families to mourn t…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
November 4, 2020 at 5:27 PM

We won the fight to pass Proposition D!!!

Friend, I am incredibly proud to announce that last night, San Francisco voters passed Proposition D with an overwhelming majority! Last night's results show that after years of injustices, San Franciscans recognized the urgent need for transparency and accountability within the San Francisco S…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
October 29, 2020 at 5:10 PM

We’re in the home stretch! Make your plan to vote today!

Friend, With just five days left until Election Day, it's time to do all we can to make sure we pass Proposition D. We are tired of unanswered questions from the Sheriff’s Department, and we demand justice for those impacted by the decades of misconduct. There’s too much at stake for our commu…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
October 21, 2020 at 3:30 PM

Ending structural racism is on the ballot

Friend, We know that passing Proposition D is vital to dismantling the structural racism embedded in our criminal justice system. We see that same racism affecting our Black and brown kids in our schools––we know they haven’t received the resources or the opportunities that they deserve. That’…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
October 16, 2020 at 9:00 PM

📰 Endorsement alert: Prop. D supported by all major SF newspapers!

Friend, This week, we added The San Francisco Examiner to our long list of endorsers for Proposition D! With their support, all major San Francisco newspapers have endorsed our measure including The San Francisco Chronicle, The San Francisco Bay Guardian, The Bay Area Reporter, and Sing Tao Da…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
October 10, 2020 at 5:05 PM

FWD: San Francisco Examiner supports Prop D

Friend, I am thrilled to share with you how our momentum for Proposition D only continues to grow. Just yesterday, The San Francisco Examiner lifted up our message in an opinion piece written together by District Attorney Chesa Boudin and Public Defender Mano Raju. “We must pass Prop. D now. I…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
October 6, 2020 at 5:13 PM

SF Chronicle just endorsed Proposition D!

Friend, As you may have seen, I’m thrilled to announce that the San Francisco Chronicle endorsed Yes on Proposition D!   For over a year now, I’ve worked together with so many folks in our community to make this measure a reality that would restore dignity and a voice to the thousands of…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
September 23, 2020 at 4:00 PM

We need you to ensure accountability is on the ballot

Friend, Our opposition argues that creating a new, independent body to oversee the Sheriff's Department is duplicative when the Department of Police Accountability (DPA) has already been hired to do that -- this is false! The Department of Police Accountability has had four years to uphold the…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
September 15, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Thanks for attending our kick off!

{{ FirstName | default: 'Friends' }}, Thank you so much for attending the Yes on D community kickoff last week! If you missed it, you can watch the recording here. As we heard last week from Public Defender Mano Raju, if Prop D passes, the Office of the Inspector General and oversight will ha…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
September 8, 2020 at 3:00 PM

Join me for our campaign kickoff event!

Friend, Last Friday, we officially launched our grassroots campaign to establish an independent Oversight Board and create true public transparency over our Sheriff’s Department. That very same day, the Sheriff’s Office sent a newsletter claiming that an Oversight Board would be an unnecessar…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
July 9, 2020 at 10:31 PM

Introducing The CAREN Act

Hi John, Dancing down the street, painting messages of solidarity, or birdwatching in Central Park, should never involve the police. And yet in recent cases, even in the Bay Area, white onlookers responded to these exact behaviors by calling the cops. This week, with the …
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
June 4, 2020 at 8:51 PM

Racism is not getting worse, it's just being filmed

Dear John, Black men have been under attack for hundreds of years in this country. In the recent words of Will Smith, racism is not getting worse, it’s just being filmed.   Far too many times we have had to come together to have this very same conversation. The very same…
  Supervisor Shamann Walton · [email protected]
April 15, 2020 at 10:08 PM

Join me for a virtual town hall this Friday

Hi John, I hope you and your family are safe and healthy as we continue to weather the COVID-19 crisis as one unified San Francisco. I know that this is a confusing and stressful time for many in District 10 and across the City. As your Supervisor I’m doing all I can to …
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
March 13, 2020 at 11:20 PM

Coronavirus update

Hi John, News about the coronavirus, or COVID-19, changes every day, and we are working tirelessly to keep San Francisco safe. I want to keep you up to date with the latest information, and necessary steps you should take to keep you and your family safe. First, the City…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
March 13, 2020 at 10:12 PM

Coronavirus update

Hi John, News about the coronavirus, or COVID-19, changes every day, and we are working tirelessly to keep San Francisco safe. I want to keep you up to date with the latest information, and necessary steps you should take to keep you and your family safe. First, the City…
  Supervisor Shamann Walton · [email protected]
March 4, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Thank you

Hi John, I just wanted to send a quick note to say thank you. Though we came up short this time, I am so proud of the campaign we ran for DCCC, and thankful for your support along the way. I’ve fought my whole career to increase opportunities for all our San Francisco comm…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
March 2, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Tomorrow is Election Day!

It's finally here, John! Tomorrow is Election Day. San Franciscans will gather at polling stations across the city to make their voices heard and participate in our democracy at every level. I hope you’ve done a bit of research and you’re feeling prepared to make the best c…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
February 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM

This is the last fundraising email you’ll get from me

Hi John, Election Day is just three days away -- and we are making our final push to reach voters online about my campaign for the Democratic County Central Committee. This is the last fundraising email you’ll get from me. If you’ve given already, or have been waiting until…
  Shamann Walton · [email protected]
February 25, 2020 at 11:00 PM

5 things you need to know before voting:

Election Day is next week, John. Already, folks are mailing in their ballots, but if you’re planning on heading to the polls, here are the 5 most important things you need to know: 1. You can double check your voter registration here:…