So with multiple viable progressive candidates vying to grab the reins from Daly come January 2011, one has to wonder: Does Daly's political endorsement help more than it hurts? Well, we asked both Debra Walker and Jane Kim if they desired Daly's blessing. Neither said no. But, then, neither said yes, either.
“Chris has made it really clear that he's going to make an endorsement in this race. We'll see who he decides to endorse,” said Kim. “Chris' endorsement really helps and it can really hurt in District 6. He's aware of that, too.”
Fair enough — but is Daly's endorsement a good thing for you to have? Kim's answer to that didn't say much. But, then, that says a lot: