Our Candidates

We work to build long-term LGBTQ political power by helping elect LGBTQ leaders at every level of government.

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    Dean Dafis

    Maplewood Township Committee
    Maplewood, New Jersey
    Dean would be the first LGBTQ elected official in Maplewood
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    Allison Dahle

    North Carolina House of Representatives
    North Carolina
    Allison is one of the first openly LGBTQ members of the North Carolina state legislature
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    Sharice Davids

    U.S. House of Representatives
    Kansas
    Sharice is the first openly LGBTQ member of Congress from Kansas and one of the first Native American women elected to Congress
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    Jim Davis

    District Court Judge, Family Division, Department X
    Nevada
    Will be the first openly gay District Court Judge in the state of Nevada!
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    Linda Deos

    Yolo County Board of Supervisors
    California
    Linda will be the only openly LGBTQ member of the Yolo County Board of Supervisors
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    Elias Diaz

    City Council
    Eagle Pass, Texas
    Elias will be the first LGBTQ elected official in Eagle Pass
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    Zachary Dickerson

    Montgomery County Clerk of Courts
    Ohio
    Zach will be the first openly LGBTQ person elected to Montgomery County government
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    Beth Doglio

    U.S. House of Representatives
    Washington
    Beth will restore bisexual representation to the U.S. House
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    Daniel Dong

    New Hampshire House of Representatives
    New Hampshire
    Will be youngest openly LGBTQ person elected to a state legislature!
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    Robert Doran-Brockway

    City of Owosso County Commissioner
    Michigan
    Will be an essential voice for LGBTQ equality!
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    Randy Downs

    DC Councilmember
    District of Columbia
    Will be the only openly LGBTQ member of the DC Council and the first openly LGBTQ DC Ward 2 Councilmember in history!
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    Karla Drenner

    Georgia House of Representatives
    Georgia
    Karla is the first openly LGBTQ member of the Georgia State House and Deep South
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    Eileen Duff

    Massachusetts Governors Council
    Massachusetts
    Eileen is the first openly LGBTQ person elected to a Constitutional office in Massachusetts
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    Bevan Dufty

    Bay Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors
    San Francisco, California
    Bevan is one of two openly LGBTQ members of the Bay Area Rapid Transit Board
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    Meg E’amato

    Corona City Council
    California
    Meg will be be the first openly LGBTQ member of the city council!
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    Madeline Eden

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Madeline will be the first openly transgender member of the Texas Legislature. 
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    Jorge Emmanuel Baez-Pagan

    Puerto Rico House of Representatives
    Puerto Rico
    Will be an essential voice for LGBTQ equality in Puerto Rico!
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    Daneya Esgar

    Colorado House of Representatives
    Colorado
    Daneya is the first openly LGBTQ person to run for office from Pueblo, CO
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    Amanda Estep-Burton

    West Virginia House of Delegates
    West Virginia
    Amanda will continue to be a voice for equality in the West Virginia House of Delegates
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    Ryan Fecteau

    Maine House of Representatives
    Maine
    Ryan will continue being a critical voice for LGBTQ Mainers