Meet Daphne Bradford
A native of California Daphne is running for US Senator to represent all Californians. Upon meeting with a politically diverse group of community members, students, teachers, parents and friends, Daphne learned everyone wants: affordable housing, affordable health care, safe neighborhoods, federal law enforcement reforms, reimagined public safety throughout the state of CA, equal and affordable education just to name a few.
As an entrepreneur, grassroots organizer and White House Champion of Change Educator, Daphne will use her successful experience when it comes to fighting for equitable K-12 education, building bridges and better relationships with law enforcement and fighting for affordable health care.
Democrats and Republicans are too far apart and it's Daphne's desire is to be the unifying bipartisan US Senator to bring Californians together for the greater good of the state and country. It's time for Democrats, Republicans, Independents and undecided voters to work together on common issues, policies and goals. Let's do this together block by block, city by city all the way to Washington, DC.
Daphne Bradford has a plan to keep students safe in school: Building Blue Bridges (B3).
Building Blue Bridges (B3) began at Dorsey High School in 2017 due to students desire to improve relationships with law enforcement. B3 provides a platform for youth, teachers, parents and law enforcement officers to discuss solutions to improve public safety in the community and schools. The in demand Summits open up true listening sessions about implicit and explicit bias, respect, understanding youth “fear of police” and the importance of rebuilding trust with the community. Click here to view ABC7 News coverage
Vote! Daphne Bradford United States Senator June 7, 2022 California Primary Election!
June 7th California Primary Ballots are arriving in mailboxes everyday. Vote twice for Daphne Bradford once for the interim term and second for the full-term for United States Senator.A White House Champion of Change Educator and founder of the law enforcement relationship building program, Building Blue Bridges (B3), Daphne will become the first ever “Independent” female elected to serve in the United States Senate. “ I'm a people over party candidate who will be the bi-partisan United States Senator California needs. I’m so excited and ready to make history as the first ‘Independent Woman’ US Senator. Get ready senators Bernie Sanders and Angus King, Daphne is on her way! ” stated Bradford.
The 2022 US Senate candidate is building a comprehensive platform on a foundation of what the people of California say they want most: inflation reduction, national public safety, affordable housing, affordable health care, affordable pre-k education, federal law enforcement reforms and equitable pandemic recovery opportunities just to name a few. Visit daphnebradford.com for more information.
White House Champion of Change Educator
Since 2006, Ms. Bradford has been providing innovative technology training and certification opportunities to K-12 students to help prepare them for college and the 21st Century workforce. The goal is to bridge the digital technology and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) career divide in order to close the achievement gap in schools where underserved students are challenged by below standard access to internet connectivity and current technology. Daphne has been nationally recognized by global technology companies as LAUSD’s first African American female Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE 2007), 2011 Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE), 2012 Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainer and launched Google’s national CS-First curriculum in 2015.
CBS 2/Kcal 9 News Honors Champion of Change Daphne Bradford
Building Blue Bridges (B3): Reimagining Law Enforcement
Building Blue Bridges (B3) is a grass-roots Los Angeles-based program that began in 2017 with Ms. Daphne Bradford working with local youth from local high schools along with LAPD, LA School Police and CHP officers attending cultural sensitivity summits. B3 Summits open up true listening sessions about implicit and explicit bias, respect, understanding youth “fear of police”, the importance of rebuilding trust and de-escalation education.
B3’s mission and purpose is to improve relationships between youth and law enforcement. Providing an open forum to facilitate “human to human” conversations and interaction with police, youth, educators and families has established a respectful foundation of learning, listening and working together.
Daphne Bradford, Founder of Building Blue Bridges Joins CBS2 News Broadcast
Voter Education & Civic Engagement
2022 US Senate Candidate, Daphne Bradford, is dedicated to making sure young people are registered to vote. Ms. Bradford is dedicated to providing the education required to encourage first time voters to participate in the political process.
Daphne Bradford Honored at the White House
On November 21st, the White House hosted the Champions of Change: ConnectEd. America's teachers who are implementing advanced technology resources and instruction are preparing students for the workforce and the future of education. The champions shared their experiences utilizing and teaching with the use of these technologies and the impact it has had on their classrooms and students.