The Seattle Stranger has endorsed candidate Pooja Vaddadi for Seattle Municipal Court Judge

Endorsed by the Seattle Stranger, 10/20/22

"Pooja Vaddadi will be the exact kind of judge you'd want handling the case if a cop arrested your kid for shoplifting, or if someone stole something from your small business."
Read the Stranger's endorsement for Pooja Vaddadi

The Fuse WA Progressive Voters' Guide recommends Pooja Vaddadi on 11/3/22:

"Vaddadi is serious about the ways in which she would implement restorative justice from the bench, and speaks of how these efforts need to be sustained carefully over time because there's no quick fix. ... [W]e lean toward Vaddadi because we believe she would add valuable perspectives to the bench, and because of her vision for restorative justice and criminal justice reform."

Read an in-depth look at Pooja Vaddadi's judicial philosophy at the ACLU People Power Washington candidate questionnaire.

Pooja Vaddadi's statement for the City of Seattle General Election Video Voter's Guide.

Candidate Pooja Vaddadi for Judge

Pooja Vaddadi believes in a compassionate approach based on principles of restorative justice, fairness, and judicial competence.

She’s running for Seattle Municipal Court Position 3.

Pooja's Platform

Pooja Vaddadi's Platform

Pooja believes that judicial fairness relies heavily on competence, and that she is the best candidate to deliver the highest standard of work for Seattle.

If elected to Seattle Municipal Court, Pooja will work tirelessly to elevate the standard of judicial competence, because it is essential for the fair administration of justice.

The City of Seattle

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Endorsed By

The Seattle Stranger
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43rd District Democrats
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43rd District Democrats
endorsements 46th Legislative District Democrats
endorsements 34th Legislative District Democrats
endorsements 37th Legislative District Democrats
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endorsements 37th Legislative District Democrats
Democrats for Diversity and Inclusion
Democrats for Diversity and Inclusion

About Pooja Vaddadi

Pooja Vaddadi is a first-generation Indian-American, a child of immigrants, born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, and would be the first South Asian Woman Judge on the Seattle Municipal Court.

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