Rice is supported by out-of-state activist like actress and Air America Radio host Jeanine Garofalo, who contributed the maximum amount to his State Senate campaign. In his previous campaign, he was endorsed by Eli Pariser, the founder of MoveOn.org, the group responsible for the recent women rights rally in Washington.
Andrew Rice is the poster child for extreme liberal organizations. He is a proud member of liberal activist site “DailyKos” and frequently is a guest writer on the site. He was on the 2006 Democracy for America “DFA A-List,” a group of candidates who are endorsed because they share the same values and vision as Howard Dean, the group’s founder.