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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    Vernetta Alston

    North Carolina House of Representatives
    Vernetta will be a voice for social justice in the North Carolina State House
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    Liz Bennett

    Iowa House of Representatives
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    Liz is the only openly LGBTQ member of the Iowa General Assembly
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    Brett Blomme

    Milwaukee County Circuit Court
    Wisconsin
    Brett will be the second openly gay man elected to a Wisconsin judiciary seat
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    Christopher Constant

    Anchorage Assembly
    Alaska
    Chris is the first openly LGBTQ person elected in Alaska
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    Rosemary Ketchum

    Wheeling City Council
    Wheeling, West Virginia
    Rosemary will be the first openly transgender person elected in West Virginia
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    Max Prestigiacomo

    Madison Common Council
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Max will be the youngest elected official in the state of Wisconsin
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    Austin Quinn-Davidson

    Anchorage Municipal Assembly
    Alaska
    Austin is the first out LGBTQ woman elected to the Anchorage Assembly
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    Felix Rivera

    Anchorage Assembly
    Anchorage, Alaska
    Felix was one of the first openly LGBTQ people elected in Alaska
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    John Strand

    Fargo City Commission
    Fargo, North Dakota
    John is one of just two openly LGBTQ elected officials in the state of North Dakota
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    Kurt Thigpen

    Washoe County School Board Trustee
    Nevada
    Kurt will be the first LGBTQ member of the Washoe County School Board
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    Peter Yacobellis

    Montclair Town Council
    Montclair, New Jersey
    Peter will be the first out member of the Montclair Town Council
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    JoCasta Zamarripa

    Milwaukee Common Council
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    JoCasta will be the first openly LGBTQ member of the Milwaukee Common Council