27 Dems who haven't endorsed Clinton or Sanders
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Twenty-seven Democratic lawmakers have yet to endorse either Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSanders: 'Outrageous' to suggest Gabbard 'is a foreign asset' Clinton attacks on Gabbard become flashpoint in presidential race Saagar Enjeti: Clinton remarks on Gabbard 'shows just how deep the rot in our system goes' MORE or Bernie SandersBernie SandersWarren to protest with striking Chicago teachers Sanders: 'Outrageous' to suggest Gabbard 'is a foreign asset' Democratic strategist: Sanders seeking distance from Warren could 'backfire' MORE for president.

Clinton has already tallied 201 endorsements, well above the 99 she received in her failed 2008 bid. Her tally this cycle also dwarfs rival Sanders's five endorsements.

Pressure is building on Democrats to rally behind their party's front-runner after her strong Super Tuesday showing, but 22 House members and five senators are holding back.

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That includes two who backed Clinton in her 2008 presidential bid, Rep. Albio Sires (N.J.) and Sen. Bob MenendezRobert (Bob) MenendezTurkey sanctions face possible wall in GOP Senate Paul blocks Senate vote on House-passed Syria resolution House to vote on resolution condemning Trump's Syria pullback MORE (N.J.).

Rep. Peter DeFazio (Ore.) backed then-Sen. Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaUK judge denies Assange bid to delay extradition hearing Trump's eye-opening scorecard on border security Why Americans should look at the Middle East through the eyes of its youth MORE (D-Ill.) over then-Sen. Clinton (D-N.Y.) in 2008.

One candidate, freshman Rep. Gwen Graham (Fla.), had the support of Bill and Hillary Clinton in her 2014 House race. Graham, though, faces a tough reelection race this year.

And while Clinton has wracked up strong support from Hispanic and black lawmakers, including the Congressional Hispanic Caucus’s and Congressional Black Caucus's respective PACs, some of their members have yet to announce their support.

Two members of the Hispanic Caucus, Reps. Sires and Norma Torres (Calif.), haven't endorsed yet.

Black Caucus members Reps. Sanford Bishop (Ga.) and Barbara Lee (Calif.) also have not officially endorsed. Lee was a vocal critic of the Iraq War resolution in 2002 and voted against the measure, unlike Clinton, something Sanders has repeatedly criticized her for on the campaign trail.

Included in the list is House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.), who has praised Clinton and is all but certain to back her.

 

Here's a list of Democratic lawmakers yet to officially back Clinton or Sanders:

Sen. Angus KingAngus Stanley KingSenators fear Syria damage 'irreversible' after Esper, Milley briefing Overnight Defense: Dems grill Trump Army, Air Force picks | House chair subpoenas Trump Afghanistan negotiator | Trump officials release military aid to Ukraine Democrats grill Army, Air Force nominees on military funding for border wall MORE (I-Maine) — King caucuses with Democrats in the Senate.

Sen. Bob Menendez (N.J.)* — Menendez supported Clinton in 2008.

Sen. Jeff MerkleyJeffrey (Jeff) Alan MerkleyDemocrats introduce SWAMP Act to ban meetings with foreign leaders at Trump properties Overnight Defense — Presented by Boeing — House passes resolution rebuking Trump over Syria | Sparks fly at White House meeting on Syria | Dems say Trump called Pelosi a 'third-rate politician' | Trump, Graham trade jabs Senate confirms Trump's Air Force secretary pick MORE (Ore.)* 

Sen. Jon TesterJonathan (Jon) TesterBennet reintroduces bill to ban lawmakers from becoming lobbyists Schumer seeks focus on health care amid impeachment fever Red-state Democrats worry impeachment may spin out of control MORE (Mont.)* — Tester is the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee chairman.

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenWarren to protest with striking Chicago teachers Overnight Health Care — Presented by Partnership for America's Health Care Future — Four companies reach 0M settlement in opioid lawsuit | Deal opens door to larger settlements | House panel to consider vaping tax | Drug pricing markup tomorrow On The Money: Trump dismisses 'phony Emoluments Clause' after Doral criticism | Senate Dems signal support for domestic spending package | House panel to consider vaping tax MORE (Mass.)*

 

Rep. Sanford Bishop (Ga.)

Rep. Brendan Boyle (Pa.)*

Rep. Robert Brady (Pa.)*

Rep. Peter DeFazio (Ore.)

Rep. Mike Doyle (Pa.)*

Rep. Sam FarrSamuel (Sam) Sharon FarrMedical marijuana supporters hopeful about government funding bill Marijuana advocates to give away free joints on Capitol Hill DEA decision against reclassifying marijuana ignores public opinion MORE (Calif.)*

Rep. Gwen Graham (Fla.)*

Rep. Marcy Kaptur (Ohio)*

Rep. Ron KindRonald (Ron) James KindAmerica's workers and small business owners need the SECURE Act Blood cancer patients deserve equal access to the cure Democrats see whistleblower report as smoking gun MORE (Wis.)

Rep. Barbara Lee (Calif.)

Rep. Daniel Lipinski (Ill.)

Rep. Alan Lowenthal (Calif.)

Rep. Betty McCollum (Minn.)

Rep. Donald Norcross (N.J.)

Rep. Beto O’Rourke (Texas)

Rep. Nancy Pelosi (Calif.)*

Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.) — Peterson has said he would vote for Sanders at the convention if he attends.

Rep. Mark PocanMark William PocanHow Trump and Pelosi went from bad to worse Top progressive calls for Pompeo's salary to be withheld over Sondland's blocked testimony Democrats take Trump impeachment case to voters MORE (Wis.)

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (Ariz.)

Rep. Albio Sires (N.J.)* — Sires supported Clinton in 2008

Rep. Norma Torres (Calif.)*

Rep. Pete Visclosky (Ind.)

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Fla.) — Wasserman Schultz is the Democratic National Committee chairwoman. She was served as one of Clinton’s national campaign co-chairs during her 2008 presidential run.

 

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*The lawmaker endorsed a candidate after this article was published.

This story was last updated on June 17 at 10:32 a.m.