August 22, 2022
Contact: Jamie Cernek

Chicago DSA Endorsement

Edgewater, Chicago, IL -- Candidate for 48th Ward Alderman Nick Ward announced an endorsement from the Chicago Democratic Socialists of America. 

Chicago DSA said: “As a CDSA member, experienced organizer, and well-respected leader, Ward has demonstrated that he will fight tirelessly for the working class of Chicago on City Council; CDSA offers our endorsement, support, and solidarity in that fight.”

Chicago DSA’s endorsement joins a growing list of organizations and elected officials that are supporting Ward in the 2023 election. He is endorsed by the independent political organization 48th Ward Neighbors for Justice and Alderman Daniel La Spata. Ward entered the race for 48th Ward Alderman in January 2022 and has since raised over $64,000 and knocked over 5,300 doors. 

Ward said of Chicago DSA’s endorsement: “I’m honored to receive an endorsement from the Chicago Democratic Socialists of America. We are united in our vision of a 48th Ward and Chicago that puts working class people first. I look forward to working with CDSA on supporting labor, fighting for democratized institutions, and building working class power in Chicago.”

Chicago DSA is a membership-led democratic socialist organization that is dedicated to building multi-racial working class power across the city of Chicago. 


Nick Ward is a community organizer, artist, renter, and restaurant worker. He is running for 48th Ward Alderman to fight for a Chicago where every resident has the resources they need to thrive.